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1 Apr

Autism: What You Need to Know

Source: Understood.org 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