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Home videos used to detect autism

A recent study has confirmed our experience, that the early signs of autism can be detected by trained observers in short video clips. For several years therapists in our associated clinic have used informal video recordings to assess the signs … Continue reading

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Speech disturbs face scanning in infants who develop ASD

A new study from researchers at the Yale University School of Medicine reports on some early indicators that a child may later be diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The researchers found that 6-month-old infants who were later diagnosed … Continue reading

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Early signs of autism and the infant’s gaze

A recent study, reported in Nature, has shown declining eye contact from as young as two months in infants who were later diagnosed on the autistic spectrum. This has important implications for early diagnosis and treatment. The study followed 110 … Continue reading

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