What are Autism Spectrum Disorders? Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) represent a range of brain disorders that are characterized by restricted patterns of behavior and impairments in social communication and interactions. These disorders share common origins and features, but are classified as spectrum disorders because symptoms and severity vary among individuals.What are the symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorders?
Most people have strange, intrusive thoughts. They can be embarrassing or completely irrational, so we don’t often talk about them. For some, however, these thoughts are impossible to stop, and can lead to Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Lynne Malcolm and Olivia Willis report.
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