Autism in the News
Autism and other conditions on the autistic spectrum can mean that the individuals concerned face particular challenges, both at school and later in (adult) life. The articles listed below include news about or mention of autism.
See also books about autism.
5-min checklist - Autism in 1 year olds
What is an early age for the diagnosis of autism ?
A recent study has demonstrated the feasibility and effectiveness of conducting systematic screening for autism during the usual well-baby check-...
Nursing profession focuses on health and wellbeing
As part of Southern Cross University’s (Australia) focus on health and wellbeing a new Academic Health Centre is being built at the Lismore campus. It will provide a venue for a range of clinical s...
Need to address mental disorders in children
On World Autism Day, WHO has reaffirmed its commitment to provide technical assistance to Member States to deliver integrated health services to people with autism and other mental and developmenta...
02 Apr '09 | Autism