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Developmental Disabilities

Only when a baby or preschooler lags far behind, or fails altogether to reach the developmental milestones, or loses a previously acquired skill, is there reason to suspect a mental or physical problem serious enough to be considered a developmental disability.

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Diagnosing Autism

Getting a diagnosis for a child with an autism spectrum disorer (ASD) often isn’t easy. It is important to remember that while an ASD diagnosis may change what you thought your parenting experience would be, we now know that children with ASDs and other developmental disabilities can achieve so much more in life as long as they are given appropriate support and opportunities.