A couple at the University of Alabama who have a twenty year-old son who was diagnosed with autism eighteen years ago are using sitcoms to teach about what it is like to have an autistic child. Read about it here:
I just posted a new article about how PDD-NOS is diagnosed. It lists six areas that are evaluated in reaching a decision about whether a child has Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS). Here’s a link to the article:
There is no single treatment for children with Aspergers Syndrome. Because the problems associated with Aspergers are so varied, it is necessary to find a treatment plan that is designed specifically for each child. Some of the treatment options are outlined on the page, Treatments for Aspergers Syndrome.