February 25, 2024

Autism Research

Autism 2021: What we know now

Susan Shalhoub | 6/29/2021

Autism is a complex, brain-based condition that affects behavior as well as social and communication skills. Often, difficulty in communication is present. In some cases, the condition can manifest itself in repetitive motor behaviors — body rocking, for example — along with strong reactions to any change in routine, and unusual interests or compulsions — a fascination with trains, for example, or the statistics relating to one particular team. 

This story also features expert opinions, business briefs and people in the news: Reece Scott; Cheryl Scott; Ed Scott; Jose Martinez-Diaz; Dr. Kimberly Sloman; Florida Tech President Dwayne McCay 



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