Maltreatment and ASD; Autism Abuse

Maltreatment and ASD What Is Child Maltreatment? According to the CDC, child maltreatment “includes all types of abuse and neglect of a child under the age of 18 by a parent, caregiver, or another person in a custodial role.” This includes all four types of abuse: Physical abuse Sexual

Long-Term Housing for Adults With Autism

Adult Autism Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is defined by the WHO as “a diverse group of conditions” marked by “some degree of difficulty with social interaction and communication,” as well as “atypical patterns of activities and behaviors.” The CDC estimates that there are 5,437,988 adults