A: See your GP as soon as you can because autism is a difficult diagnosis to make and needs a specialist to do this. Autism is a difference in the way children develop. They relate toother people and communicate in a different way. Some may have learning difficulties and their behaviour may be different from other children. It is a lifelong condition and the key is to have access to fantastic educational and behavioural programmes which can make sure they achieve their full potential. Visit the autism website for more information.
Dr Radha Modgil
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