Autism and Sensory Processing

About:

Autism is a serious developmental disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact. There are more than 200,000 US cases per year. Autism Spectrum Disorder impacts the nervous system.

Symptoms:

The range and severity of symptoms can vary widely. Common symptoms include difficulty with communication, difficulty with social interactions, obsessive interests, and repetitive behaviors.

Treatment:

Early recognition, as well as behavioral, educational, and therapies such as Speech, Occupational ad Physical Therapy may reduce symptoms and support development and learning.