A Deeper Understanding Into Autism
1 in every 40 kids have been identified to have an autistic condition according to a survey conducted on children’s health in 2016. Global population is fed with numerous fake information on the condition making it a big challenge to understand and deal with the condition. Of importance in the quest is to offer the population with a source of information that gives actual facts on the condition and how to deal with it. This provides with an ideal platform that makes it possible to manage and deal with the condition when it is prevalent.
Two main steps are involved in the process of diagnosing autism. Deficits in communication and interaction are considered in the first stage. This is followed by repetitive and restrictive behaviors that may be with the patient. Despite the condition starting early in childhood, there are instances that it remains unnoticed and only appears as the kid grows. Inability to develop relationships and socialize with other persons are among the common symptoms that are exhibited by the persons suffering from this condition. Communication challenges as well as ritualistic behaviors are also among other symptoms with the patients with this condition.
Person with autistic conditions vary and display different characteristics depending on extent of the condition. In certain instances, some patient may not display any symptoms and remain with the condition unnoticed. Parents and guardians have the key responsibility of ensuring that kids with this condition receive the care they deserve. This however does not make the patients any less of a human as they still remains with their individual personal needs. Among the important needs is to ensure they are offered with high levels of safety and in such way, ensure they live comfortable.
Like the healthy people autistic persons also have a range of talents and abilities. It means therefore that it is important to offer them a platform to expose and make use of individual capabilities. Further to this, there is need t provide them with a social platform that enhances their development socially. The most important aspect in this respect is to offer them with a comfortable environment for living and in such way ensure they lead a better life.
Every individual suffering from autism needs an individualized plan for better management. To do this, it is of importance to identify the prevailing needs and hence create a solution that fits to them. Use of Applied Behavior Analysis also comes in handy and enhances development of the person.
All persons right to life is prevalent. This is irrespective of the condition they are suffering. There is great need to ensure that learning on prevalent needs of such persons becomes a common undertaking. A factual source there needs to be established. Information to be useful must be well researched and presented.