Written By: Amanda Morin
At a Glance
• People with autism struggle with social interaction, sensory processing, and communication.
• Autism can look different from person to person.
• A few years ago, the official definition of autism changed—Asperger’s is no longer a diagnosis.
When kids struggle in school or in life, their challenges don’t always fit into a neat box. One example of this is autism spectrum disorder (or ASD). Kids with autism can struggle in many ways. They may have trouble with social interaction