Autism Spectrum Disorder ( Asd )

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Autism defines as a developmental disability affecting verbal, and non-verbal communication and social interaction. Many experts estimated that 1 out of 68 children are diagnosed with autism and researchers are not sure about what causes it? There are numerous treatment to support children with autism but there is no known cure (Mash and Wolfe, 2015). In article,"The Kid Who Beat Autism", Ruth Padawer states that autism can be cured with A.B.A therapy whereas "The Kid Who Don 't Beat Autism" Joel Yanofsky refers that autism cannot be cured. I believe it depends upon an individual. One patient can significantly develop while other remains the same. Both articles helped me to draw a conclusion for my claim. As Padawer mentioned B who was the patient of Autism recovered with the help of ABA therapy. According to the Yanofsky, Matthew who recieved the same therapy as B did not recovered. While it sounds promising that autism can be treated, it is important to acknowledge that autism is a highly complex disorder with many different symptoms. Hence the saying: “If you know one person with autism, you know one person with autism.” (Yanofsky ). This quote states that while a certain type of treatment might be very helpful for one child, it might not be as effective for another child. Reseachers have confirmed that a significant number of autistic children legitimately lose their diagnosis. Those

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