Measuring the intelligence of children with autism accurately is no simple matter. When it comes to autism, what does IQ really mean?
Cheryl Hammond has been expecting this day for years. Her son, Kyle, on the verge of his 22nd birthday, will graduate from high school in June and enter the world of disability services for adults with autism. What will he and thousands of others face as they transition to adulthood?
A preliminary look at some early IAN data on gender, IQ, and other information from IAN families.
Individuals with autism often experience significant challenges in areas other than social and communication skills, and repetitive behaviors and obsessions. These issues include: