Did you know April is Autism Acceptance Month?
Acting early can make a big difference in your child's development!
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends screening for autism at a child's 18 month and 24 month well-child visit.
Children tend to display developmental differences mainly in their social and language skills. Below are some social and communication differences to look for.
The MCHAT, Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers, is the most common screening tool for autism used in pediatricians offices. LSU EHS-CCP uses this same tool to screen children in our program at the recommended ages of 18 months and 24 months.
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