What is Low-Functioning Autism?

Low-Functioning Autism (LFA) refers to individuals in the spectrum who mostly cannot independently do things that are normally expected of their physical age. They need constant care to be able to complete activities of daily living, such as bathing, eating, brushing teeth, and so forth. They do not have the natural ability to process emotions, […]
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What is High-Functioning Autism?

High-Functioning Autism (HFA) is a term used to describe a child who manifests symptoms consistent with the spectrum disorders but is more likely to rise above his/her disability with the help of proper therapy compared with others in the spectrum (Stanton, 2000).
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