Did you know that the number of people being diagnosed with autism has dramatically increased since the 1980s? This is probably due to more patients being correctly diagnosed, greater awareness about the problem, and potentially due to genetic and environmental variables we do not yet fully understand. In the past, children with autism were often misdiagnosed and, for this reason, did not receive the care and assistance that they needed. Here are three things you should know about finding the right schools for children with learning disabilities.
1. Autism is a Spectrum Disorder
Autism appears in multiple forms, ranging from high functioning individuals who can achieve social integration to individuals who will need assistance and supervision throughout their lives. When you are looking f