If missing birthday parties or not going to the movies really bugs you, remember that for parents of kids with disabilities, it’s always been this way.
Much of the available information about autism comes from sources other than autistic people. While there is value in that, no information is as valuable as that which comes from the actually autistic community.
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Autism is a complicated diagnosis that only a specialist can give. If you’re concerned about your child, here are some of the less obvious signs that you may want to investigate further.