What Does
What Does "Autism Spectrum" Actually Mean?

The conditions autism and aspergers have been in the news a lot over the last few years. . . . .

Possible Causes of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Possible Causes of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Brief Lecture of the different conditions on the Autism Spectrum including features of ADD/ADHD, . . . .

What Causes Autism?
What Causes Autism?

We've established that autism is not a vaccine related illness. What exactly do we know . . . .

Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Dr. Gupta discusses the evidence for a genetic etiology in autism and the results of various . . . .

Environmental Contributors to Autism Spectrum Disorders
Environmental Contributors to Autism Spectrum Disorders

An overview of the developmental neurotoxicity of common chemicals, genetic variation in . . . .

Early Signs of Autism Video Tutorial
Early Signs of Autism Video Tutorial

Dr. Rebecca Landa is the director of the Kennedy Krieger Institute's Center for Autism and . . . .

what is Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder
what is Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder

what is Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder ?

The Autistic Child
The Autistic Child

There is great value in early diagnosis. Treatment is an essential element of care and improves . . . .

What Is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
What Is Autism Spectrum Disorder?

This informative Ask the Expert video offers top line information about different disorders that . . . .

Diagnosing autism spectrum disorder
Diagnosing autism spectrum disorder

These videos do not provide medical advice and are for informational purposes only. The videos . . . .

Early Signs of Autism
Early Signs of Autism

Autism spectrum disorder typically appears during the early years of life. Early assessment and . . . .

What Causes Autism
What Causes Autism

Research is beginning to point to the factors that cause Autism. These include a complicated . . . .

Top 5 Sports for Kids with Autism
Top 5 Sports for Kids with Autism

While it’s important for kids to get 60 minutes of daily exercise, some team sports are . . . .

Red Flags: Early Screening and Diagnosis of Autism
Red Flags: Early Screening and Diagnosis of Autism

Recognizing the early signs of autism and seeking early intervention can improve outcomes. UCSF . . . .

Challenging Behaviors in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Challenging Behaviors in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

James Coplan, MD, Developmental Pediatrician, describes some of the underlying . . . .