Autism Resources: Using the Web to Understand the Autistic World
Use the sites in this section to understand what autism is, learn about its potential causes and familiarize yourself with its signs and symptoms.
- You'll likely find a handful of terms mentioned frequently during your research. For example, autism is a type of pervasive developmental disorder (PDD).
- Because every individual case of autism is unique, most online information about autism is purposefully very general. If you'd like more specialized help, try searching the Web sites of autism foundations and organizations.
- The Autism PDD Support Network has a list of books on autism; many of the titles address children with autism.
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