World Autism Awareness Day

Today is World Autism Awareness Day

An estimated one in 100 people have ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). Unfortunately, our understanding of autism has still got a long way to go… but I’m sure we’ll get there!

Here’s some more information on autism / ASD:-

Google definitions defines autism as:
“autism
ˈɔːtɪz(ə)m
noun
1. a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts.”

Some websites that assist us in understanding autism further:
ASD
AEIOU Foundation

Understanding and acceptance goes a long way.

xx

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