Today, one in 44 children is born with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Although the number of diagnoses is increasing, early intervention remains the best way to ensure a bright future for individuals on the Autism Spectrum. To ensure children with ASD are properly diagnosed, it is essential to learn about developmental milestones and behaviors that may be cause for concern.
In this fotonovela, Carlos and Consuelo worry about their son Carlitos’ development. They decide to go see their family doctor as it’s better to know what is going on.
It’s Better to Know covers a range of topics such as
- Developmental milestones
- Typical and atypical behaviors through a child’s growth
- Encouragement to follow instincts and go see a doctor if a child’s behavior is atypical