Earlier this year, the Centers for Disease Control published an article about national health statistic reports and changes in the prevalence of Autistic Spectrum Disorders in the United States.
Since 2007, there has been a significant rise in the number of parent-reported ASD diagnoses in school-aged children, especially boys.
Apparently, parents are — and will remain — on the front line as their children’s advocates. I certainly don’t need a study to tell me that!
Read the article in its entirety here.