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Inside the Mind of a Child With Autism


Researchers Make Strides in Early Diagnosis for Autism

This year's World Autism Awareness Day follows a new report showing a rise in the rate of autism diagnoses. Fortunately, researchers are making progress in early diagnosis and intervention. ... More>


Social Feedback Loop Aids Language Development

Verbal interactions between parents and children create a social feedback loop important for language development, but that loop appears to be weaker and less frequent in interactions with autistic children. ... More>


Observer Article

Clinical Psychological Science: The First Year

Alan E. Kazdin, Editor of APS's newest journal, reflects on the publication's successes in its start-up year and discusses goals for 2014 and beyond. ... More>


Oxytocin Found to Stimulate Social Brain Regions in Children With Autism