A diagnosis of autism is scary for any family. With the wealth of information available to parents today (including a vast amount of misinformation) about the disorder, it can be daunting for Mom and Dad to chart a course forward and learn to handle the issues that come with autism. In honor of Autism Awareness Month (April), The American Academy of Pediatrics has posted a series of audio interviews, Sound Advice on Autism, with a range of experts fielding questions about autism spectrum disorders. Listen, and your questions might just be answered. But more importantly, you might gain a little peace of mind.
For more information, visit the AAP’s Children’s Health Topics: Autism page.