What is autism? (fact sheet)This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: What is autism? (fact sheet) (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Autism is a developmental disorder that occurs in both boys and girls across all cultures and communities. It affects how a person learns and how they interact with others and their surroundings, All people on the autism spectrum are unique. Autismis also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder
Organisation: Positive Partnerships - Working together to support school aged students on the autism spectrum
Last reviewed: February 2019
Target audience: General
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