No two people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have the exact same set of symptoms. ASD is referred to as a spectrum because of the variety of its signs and symptoms, and their differences in severity. While autism is most often diagnosed in toddlers, it’s possible for adults.
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) occurs in all age, racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Autism is generally characterized by social and communication difficulties and by repetitive behaviors. Often, severe forms of ASD are.
Main signs of autism. Common signs of autism in adults include: finding it hard to understand what others are thinking or feeling; getting very anxious about.
Welcome to the Adult Services section of the website. It is divided into 4 sections: autism and employment, housing and community living, postsecondary.