WHAT IS AUTISM? Autism presents itself through a spectrum of symptoms and can manifest very differently from child to child. Appearing in infants and young children, autism can result in delays in many areas of development, especially communication and social interaction. An autism diagnosis can often provide answers to parents as to why certain
As a Speech and Language Therapist, I know only too well that a child’s language development can be a huge sense of worry for parents. Am I doing enough at home? Have I waited too long to seek help? Could my child just be a late talker and if so, will the problem resolve itself?