1. Autism
  2. Development
  3. Physical development

Video: Puberty and children with autism spectrum disorder

9-15 years

This short video is about puberty and autism spectrum disorder (ASD). You’ll find out why it’s a good idea to talk about puberty early with your child with ASD to give her time to adjust to changes. You’ll also hear from parents who share their stories and experiences of supporting children with ASD who are going through puberty.

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