This podcast discusses autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a developmental disability that causes problems with social, communication, and behavioral skills. CDC estimates that one in 68 children has been identified as having ASD. Created: 4/2/2014 by National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD).
In this podcast, parents talk about getting a diagnosis for a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Getting a diagnosis can take time – you might need to see several professionals before your child is diagnosed.
parents of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) talk about choosing schools. They compare mainstream schools and special schools and talk about early intervention activities to get kids ‘school ready’. Some parents find a combination of special schooling and mainstream schooling works well at the start.
Julie Daniels, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Epidemiology & Maternal and Child Health Gillings School of Global Public Health University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
In this short video, mums and dads share their experiences of bullying when they were at school. They discuss their thoughts and feelings on bullying in the adolescent and teenage years, including cyberbullying, and offer tips on helping children deal with bullying.