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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism is a spectrum disorder within pervasive developmental disorder (PDD). Other PDDs include Asperger and Rett Syndromes. Read the latest research on the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of autism, as well as services available to your child at school.

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    Pervasive Developmental Disorder

    The term "PDD" is widely used by professionals to refer to children with autism and related disorders; however, there is...

    Source: Autism Society
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    Making Sense of the Hidden Curriculum

    Lavoie (cited in Bieber, 1994) described the “hidden curriculum” as important social skills that everyone knows, but...

    Source: Autism Society