Ethan Reid has Asperger syndrome and his school is six hours away from the family farm, but now a loyal service dog named Maverick is helping make his life easier.
A 12-year-old Townsville boy is gaining global recognition for his autism app, ASD and Me, and is off to showcase it in India.
An Australian study finds people who spend the most time browsing social media show some traits similar to those of the autism spectrum disorder, including an inability to read facial emotions.
How did a world expert in autism miss a diagnosis right under his nose? That’s the question that Professor Tony Attwood still mulls over and deeply regrets. Now his research has led him to believe people with Asperger’s ha…
On Friday nights Lucas Donald helps his mum coach other kids with autism how to play Auskick, and it’s having a positive impact on them all.
When you have a child with autism, it’s easy to overlook milder behavior issues in the siblings we’ve labeled as typical. It is also easy to think a sibling’s challenging behaviors come out of the challenges of being the sibling to a special need…