Autism Spectrum Disorder
What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental neurobiological condition characterized by a range of challenges in social communication, repetitive behaviors, and restricted interests, with varying degrees of severity among individuals.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex and lifelong developmental condition that affects an individual's social communication and behavior. It encompasses a broad spectrum, ranging from severe impairment to milder forms. Individuals with ASD may have difficulty with social interaction, communication, and understanding the emotions and perspectives of others. They may also exhibit repetitive behaviors and intense interests in specific topics. Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) typically involves a combination of interventions, including behavioral therapies, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and educational support, tailored to address the specific needs and challenges of the individual with ASD.