What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?

8 August 2019 Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) consists of five separate conditions: Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, Rett Syndrome, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder and Pervasive Development Disorder. All are lifelong developmental disabilities that affect how people behave and interact with the world around them to varying degrees. The main features of ASD are difficulties in: Social interaction and…