Awareness of any developmental delay or knowledge about a disorder resulting from the delay can help caregivers gain acceptance and prompt them to seek better management strategies. Just like any disorder, the rising incidence/awareness about Autism have also raised several doubts that get transformed into myths surrounding the condition. It is our attempt to bust some common myths that parents with a child on the spectrum often ask. Download this document to inform yourself about your child's condition, and to help you tell fact from fiction with regard to the condition.
DISCLAIMER: Please note that this guide is for information purposes only. Please consult a qualified health practitioner for safe management.
Read about common questions that emerge in any young parent's mind whose child has been newly diagnosed with Autism. By learning more about the condition you can help understand your child's unique needs better.
Acknowledgements : We thank The Jai Vakeel Foundation for contributing information in slides 19-25, and translation of this slideshow from English to Marathi.