Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Community

This is a patient forum for autism spectrum disorders. Discussions include symptoms, diagnosis and therapies, and support.
Sometimes it comes off as stubborn, sometimes illogical like moving a lamp on a table causes distress, sometimes it's just frustrating. W...
My son is 7yo nonverbal autistic. Often times he wakes up in the middle of the night (typically from 2:00am to 4:00am) screaming, kicking...
My 7 yo son has been waking up at all hours of the night crying, banging his head, kicking his legs, biting and punching. He is now doing...
My son is 2 1/2 years old. My main concern with him is he doesn't understand what I say other than is name and the word NO. He babbles a...
I'm learning as I go. I have had my child in various things such as occupational therapy where he worked on social skills. I never did A...
My 11 month old son love to play with wheel.. he will spin any wheel he found, like his stroller wheel, wheels of his toy car, etc. He a...
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