Tags perseveration

Both personally and professionally, I have been interested in learning more about the obsessions/ affinities/ passions of children with autism. It seems like such a common phenomenon; I know so many children with autism who have grown attached to one concept, film/ TV show, object or set of objects. For […]

Research: The various interests/ passions of ASD children

Last week, a major study in video game use that compared kids who are typically developing to those with ASD and ADHD was released. The study, authored by Micah MazurekĀ  of the University of Missouri, and Christopher Engelhardt, of the Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, appears online in […]

RESEARCH: “Problematic” video game use in boys with ASD & ...