"If you have met someone with autism, you have met ONE person with autism." There is no substitute for personal consultations with professionals, which consider traits and behaviors unique to the individual with autism.
As ASP continues to receive questions from parents and family members year-round, we reach out to experts to help answer some general concerns on health, education and intervention. Fill out this on-line form to ask your questions. ASP publishes answers to three selected questions every first of the month; and collates all answered questions at http://bit.ly/asp-askexperts