Friday, November 30, 2012

Severity of Autism Linked to Rigid Fearfulness


New research shows that children with autism have a hard time letting go of old, outdated fears.
Furthermore, this rigid fearfulness is linked to the severity of classic symptoms of autism, such as repetitive movements and resistance to change.
“People with autism likely don’t experience or understand their world in the same way we do,” said Mikle South, Ph.D., a psychology professor at Brigham Young University and lead author of the study.

1 comment:

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