Autism

Autism: Guiding Your Congregation to Inclusion

woman and autistic boy drawing a picture

About 1 in 54 children is identified with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the US, according to 2016 statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Leading Children Who Learn Differently: Tips for including Children with Autism in Missions

The diagnosis of children on the spectrum of autism has increased dramatically in the past few years. Currently, 1 in every 59 children has been diagnosed with some type of autism. Boys are 4 times as likely as girls to have autism (1 in every 42 boys has been diagnosed).

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