Around 150 therapists who claim to “cure” autism have been served enforcement notices by the advertising watchdog amid warnings their methods have no scientific credibility and could severely harm children.
An autism-friendly restaurant has opened its doors in Kirkcaldy, aiming to break down barriers for families of children on the spectrum.
A charity providing fun and care to children with autism is set to hold an open day to celebrate its new permanent home.
School support for a severely autistic child was slashed due to council funding cuts, Nicola Sturgeon has been told.
A mum claims she has had to remove her five-year-old daughter from school because she’s being kept in a “filthy” room she describes as “worse than a prison cell”.
A Dundee mum has vowed to fight “tooth and nail” to keep her son’s specialist school open.
A schoolboy’s heartfelt letter to I’m A Celebrity contestant Anne Hegerty about their shared experience of autism has received thousands of shares online.
Theories that suggest men have a natural tendency towards autism have been supported by a major study exploring psychological sex differences.
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Holly Willoughby has paid tribute to a Dundee boy who she shared a heartfelt hug with on This Morning yesterday.
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Google Glass has been tested as a therapy tool to help children with autism deal with social situations.
A vital autism charity is now busier than ever after a financial crisis left it teetering on the brink of collapse.
A Dundee supermarket is set to introduce a quieter hour in-store for customers who are sensitive to music and other noises associated with busy shops.
A Dundee horse riding centre is holding dedicated lessons for children on the autistic spectrum in the hope of creating equal opportunities for youngsters.
A fake online modelling agent who conned a “vulnerable” autistic 15-year-old girl into sending him a string of sexual selfies is facing jail.
A Dundee charity specialising in autistic spectrum disorder has entered our Community Chest competition for a chance to win a share of £10,000.
Scientists have discovered a possible treatment to reverse a genetic form of autism – by using cancer drugs.
Babies whose pupils react more strongly to sudden changes in light intensity are more likely to later be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a study has shown.
An autistic teenager — who is lucky to be alive after serious illness as a baby — is set to realise his dream after being accepted to study at the world’s premier music school.
Dundee mum Vickie Sutherland admits that when her first-born son Arran was given a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), while she was dreading the news, she was also expecting it.