Children with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can present with very different levels of achievement, language development and ability to learn self-help skills which enable independence in adulthood. They are all distinct individuals.
The diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome is also a part of the Autistic Spectrum diagnosis.
Each child has its own complex mix of difficulties and usually all the Key Infant Reflexes are involved. The parent stories below are a small sample of this interesting, diverse group of young people, all with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).