While many happily anticipate the coming holiday season, families of people on the autism spectrum also understand the special challenges that may occur when schedules are disrupted and routines broken.
Her youngest daughter was diagnosed with autism in late 2015 at three years old....
A 2012 study confirmed what many parents know well: Wandering by children with autism is common.......
The characteristic behaviors of autism spectrum disorder may be apparent in infancy (18 to 24 months), but they usually become clearer during early childhood (24 months to 6 years).
For more infomation visite: signs and symptoms
When parents or support providers become concerned that their child is not following a typical developmental course, they turn to experts, including psychologists, educators and medical professionals, for a diagnosis.
For more infomation visite: Diagnosis
What distinguishes Asperger’s Disorder from classic autism are its less severe symptoms and the absence of language delays. Children with Asperger’s Disorder may be only mildly affected, and they frequently have good language and cognitive skills. To the untrained observer, a child with Asperger’s Disorder may just seem like a neurotypical child behaving differently.
For more infomation visite: Asperger’s syndrome
IFA is collaborating with other agencies to create Autism Awareness and advocate for Autism courses in Nigeria through Seminars and........
Capacity building is a package of mutually reinforcing activities which strengthen the knowledge, abilities, skills and behaviour of individuals.
IFA has set up and is running the first Public Private Partnership (PPP) Autism Assessment Centre of its kind in Nigeria......
Autism intervention is a costly process with a range of specialized services and professionals involved in the care and education of the child.
A yearly organized Parent forum to help unite, educate, learn, and share experience between each other. this takes place yearly to mark the end of the year.
still to come
Still to come