Category: Autism Blog Ireland

What is Autism ?

What is Autism ?

Autism is an invisible developmental disability whereby the brain functions and processes things in a different way.  About 1 in 59 children has been identified with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) according to 2019 estimates from CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network. 
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The early signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder

The early signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Looking back now since we have learnt so much about Autism Spectrum Disorder we realise our son did display a lot of the signs from approx. 1 year. However at the time we did not fully understand what signs we should be looking out for. Prior to his diagnosis we knew he had some developmental delays but we were not sure why. He was diagnosed when he was  2 and 7 months and from then on our understanding about Autism has grown so much. Continue reading

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