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High-Functioning Autism

Study Confirms “Optimal Outcomes” Rare but Real among Children with Autism

January 16, 2013

Some children diagnosed with autism in early childhood reach “optimal outcomes” with levels of function similar to their typical peers. The findings appear today in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.

Transitioning Into Adulthood

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As your child enters his or her teenage years, you will begin to think about how you will approach the future. Some individuals with Asperger Syndrome/HFA move on to college, some go right into the workforce, and others have alternative plans. Regardless of the path chosen, making a plan to move forward after high school is the first step on the journey to adulthood.