Various tests have been devised by ARC (Autism Research Centre) for use in the course of our research (The Adult Autism Spectrum Quotient or AQ). One of these tests, the Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ) (Adult) relevant to adults, is made available here for download as an Excel Spreadsheet. We acknowledge S. Baron-Cohen and ARC. Download … Read moreFree Autism Test – Am I Autistic?
( Acknowledgements and thanks to Research Autism http://www.researchautism.net/ ) What causes autism? We know that autism arises from differences in brain development. The causes are unknown, although there is some evidence that complex genetic factors play a part in some forms of autism but there is no single cause. There is an urgent need for … Read moreFAQ about Autism
The puzzle piece logo, signifying autism awareness, started appearing in the early 60s. Today, this logo is frequently seen on pins, key chains and promotional materials which is an indication of how much autism awareness and advocacy has increased. The logo was in fact intended as a method of raising autism awareness. Those who are … Read moreWhy the jigsaw symbol for autism?