Advances in Autism: Volume 6 Issue 4

Improving international health outcomes in health, education and social aspects of care


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Social and motor skills of children and youth with autism from the perspectives of caregivers

Brianne Redquest, Pamela Bryden, Paula Fletcher

This study aims to explore social and motor impairments of children with autism through the perspectives of their caregivers. Social and motor deficits among people with autism…

Expressivity in children with autism and Williams syndrome

Philip To Lai

The purpose of this study is to investigate the social and affective aspects of communication in school-age children with HFA and school-age children with WS using a…

Dysfunctional perceptual antecedent can justify the social orienting deficit in autism spectrum disorder: an eye-tracking study

Cristina Carrozza, Rosa Angela Fabio

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) show reduced attention to social stimuli. The reasons for these impairments are still being debated by researchers. The aim of this…


Preliminary data of a preschool teacher-screening checklist for autism spectrum disorder in Singapore

Yong-Hwee Nah

There are limited tools developed for preschool teachers to aid them in identifying these children with possible autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This study aims to describe the…

Assessing the effect of playing games on the behavior of ASD and TD children

Laila Saud Alkhayat, Mohamed Ibrahim

Previous researches point that children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) show particular interests in computers and other multimedia electronics (Mazurek et al., 2012). Experts…

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