An experimental device, which was developed at Stanford University and runs on Google Glass, is able to record and analyzes faces in real time and alerts autistic children to the emotions others are expressing. Researchers are hoping the therapy can help children.
The wait times for an autism diagnosis for Canadian children are substantial, new research finds, with the time from when a doctor first makes a referral to a specialist until diagnosis taking an average of eight months.
Parents of children with autism gathered outside the Ontario legislature Thursday calling on the government to reverse a decision to defund intensive therapy for children five and older, saying they feel their kids have been abandoned.
It's not uncommon for adults with autism to have gone through much of their lives unaware that they have the neurological disorder, according to an expert who says there are few treatments available to adults with autism.