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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Speech development is affected in children with autism, and related Autism Spectrum Disorders. Some may remain mute throughout their lives, though possibly communicating in other ways - images, visual clues, sign language, or typing on a keyboard. Those on the more severe end of the autism spectrum who do speak sometimes use language in unusual ways, retaining features of earlier stages of language development for long periods, or throughout...

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