Tag Archive for: Autism

What Types of Autism in Adults Are There?

What Types of Autism in Adults Are There?

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has always been most commonly associated with children. While this may be the general stereotype, it is simply not accurate. In 1980, autism was first recognized in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental…
Co-occurring Disorders With Autism in Adults

Co-occurring Disorders With Autism in Adults

Approximately 2.21% (or nearly 5.5 million) of adults in the U.S. face autism spectrum disorder (ASD) each year. ASD affects every individual differently; no two autism experiences are alike. In many cases, autism doesn't come alone, although…