Myths and facts about autism
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Myths and facts about autism

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Title: PDF logo Myths and facts about autism (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This table shares some of the common misconceptions about autism within culturally and linguistically diverse communities, and gives a factual response to each myth in order to support a greater understanding of autism.
Organisation: Positive Partnerships - Working together to support school aged students on the autism spectrum
Last reviewed: February 2019
Target audience: General

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