MAAP Services provides advice and information to families of more advanced individuals with Autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and Pervasive developmental disorder (PDD). It is also a useful resource for practitioners who deal with Autism and Asperger Syndrome patients.
Autism is a prevailing challenge in our society now. According to statistics, more than 1% of the world population suffers from autism. In the UK, the ratio is more than 1 in 100. Autism is a lifelong and serious disabling condition that affects the lives of millions of people every day. Autism is a hidden disability, and it is hard to say who has it. There is overlap among the various forms of autism. The concept of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) covers three areas: Autistic disorder, Asperger’s Syndrome and Pervasive Development Disorder (PDD). ASD affect a child’s social interaction, communication, behaviors, and interests.
This blog has all the resources you need to help your dear ones who are suffering from ASD. You will learn more about all these three types of disorders. You will find useful information such as what are the signs, how you should deal with it, the role of family and friends, etc. If you know someone who is suffering from it or if you are interested in learning more about it, this is the best site to visit.