Do you find yourself having to dispel autism myths often? It’s something I run into all the time. Today’s article highlights some of the more common ones.
Autism Awareness: 8 Myths (And Realities) About The Spectrum Disorder
By Susan Scutti | Medical Daily
Myth #1: Autism is a form of mental illness.
Reality: Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are considered a group of developmental and neurological disorders, as brain scans and studies show that people with an ASD have abnormalities in both brain structure and neurotransmitter levels. (more…)