ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) has become a highly controversial topic. Many ASD people and also professionals consider it a form of cruelty and dehumanisation. Yet it is still widely practised with many reporting varying degrees of success. Usually, this therapy is for children on the spectrum and less frequently we hear of adults on the … Read moreABA – Applied Behaviour Analysis
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