Understanding Autism: Challenges, Diagnosis & Support 02 Apr

Understanding Autism: Challenges, Diagnosis & Support

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex neurodevelopmental condition that affects individuals' social interactions, communication skills, and behaviour. As awareness about autism grows, so does the need for understanding, support, and acceptance for individuals on the autism spectrum. World Autism Awareness Day, observed annually on April 2nd, serves as a platform to promote autism awareness, acceptance, and inclusion. In this article, we will delve into the fundamentals of autism, including its definition, challenges faced by autistic individuals, diagnosis methods (including the role of EEG), government and NGO initiatives for support, and the importance of World Autism Awareness Day.   What...