Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is as umbrella term for developmental disorders that will impact a person their whole life. ASD affects each person differently and is characterized by difficulties with social interaction and communication, unusual and problematic behaviour, and sensory processing difficulties.

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Recommended Resources

These resources are available to borrow at the Family & Community Resource Centre. You can also check with your local library or with The Alberta Library for the availability of these resources.

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This material is designed for information purposes only. It should not be used in place of medical advice, instruction and/or treatment. If you have specific questions, please contact your doctor or appropriate health care professional.

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