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social interaction, impairments in communication, restrictive repetitive
Autism has 3 main areas. What are they?
This area of Autism deals with having a hard time interacting with people. Dont like to look you in the eyes, prefer to be alone, impairment with social interaction, lack of spontaneous enjoyment, dont respond to many emotions
impairments in communication
This area of Autism deals with delays in language. Sometimes do not speak, if they do they devleop a word or two and use it over and over agian. May be so preoccupied with language that when mother calls them, they would not be paying attention
This area of Autism deals with doing things over and over agian. For example, spinning a top for hours or tapping something over and over agian.
does not babble or speak meaningful gestures by age 1, doesnt speak at all by 16 months, doesnt respond to name, loses language and social skills, poor eye contact, obsessed with 1 toy or object, doesnt smile, repitious play, doesnt like loud settings
Name a few signs of Autism
environment, immunology (malfunctioning immune system in the brain), pregnancy and labor complicaitons (when women dont take care of baby), brain irregularities (brain starts off small, then grows abnormaly fast- by age 5 has adult sized brain), Vaccinaiton,
What is the etiology of Autism?
Because people beleive that MMR (mumps, measles, rubella shot) which has mercury poisoning it it can be causing autism.
WHy is vaccination considered part of the etiology?
This is a disorder in which its like high functioning autism, they do communicate, have no delay in speech, meet language criteria, but dont understand relationships, usually misdiagnosed with ADHD or mental retardation, usually have an IQ of average to above average
in aspergers, you do not have the severe language impairments
What is a major difference between autism and aspergers?
Medications used in treatment of autism?
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