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What is Autism?

Autism is a bio-neurological developmental disability that generally appears before the age of three. Autism impacts normal development of the brain in the areas of social interaction, communication skills and cognitive function. Individuals with autism typically have difficulties in verbal and non-verbal communication, social interactions and leisure or play activities. Autism ranges from mild to severe.
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The Face of Autism

People with autism experience significant challenges with life skills and require ongoing support for social interaction, communication or repetitive behavior. Characteristics may include: