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What are the Characteristics of Autism?

What are the Characteristics of Autism?

What are the Characteristics of Autism?

Autism is a neurological disorder that impairs an individual's normal brain development that supports communication and social skills. The symptoms of autism vary depending on the individual, and usually appear within the first three years of a child's life.

Although characteristics of this condition vary, there are a few common features that occur in every individual that has this disorder. Click through this slideshow to learn more.