A person with autism may be sensitive to certain sounds or even just being touched. This sensitivity can be painful for the individual. Repetitive movement such as hand flapping or rocking back and forth is also a trait that may be associated with autism. Although lacking social skills, many with autism attain and even excel at... ... middle of paper ... ...tism Spectrum Disorder. (n.d.).
Common signs of autism include; that the child may develop abnormally or be even be unresponsive to certain things, some might even have very bad tantrums or might have violent outbreaks. Most autistic children do not speak until the age of two or even longer, some never talk which lead to them using sign language or some other form of communication again this communication can be bad or good it just depends on the child. This can sometimes lead to the child being socially impaired, or unable to make friends easily or interact with the public as well. It makes it very hard for the child to make friends or even learn to socialize correctly which can lead to the child feeling different and distancing themselves from the outside world. People have often suggested that baby shots were a cause for autism; however, this was proven wrong.
Autism is a complex developmental disability that presents itself during the first three years of a person’s life (Nordqvist). Some children even develop normally until eighteen to twenty-four months old and then stop using or lose his/her skills (Bhargava). This condition is the result of a neurological disorder that affects a person’s normal brain functions, including the development of a person’s communication and social skills (Nordqvist). There are several different warning signs of autism in children. Signs of an ASD (autism spectrum disorder) can include repeating motions like rocking or spinning, the repetition of words or phrases, and delays in learning to talk (Bhargava).