Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disability. There may be a variety of causes of autism, but increased awareness and early diagnosis/intervention and access to appropriate New South Wales autism servicesandNew South Wales autism supporthasled to significantly improved outcomes. Some of the behaviors associated with autism in both adults and children include delayed learning of language; difficulty making eye contact or holding a conversation; difficulty with executive functioning, which relates to reasoning and planning; narrow, intense interests; poor motor skills’ and sensory sensitivities. Again, a Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney – in fact all Australian autism spectrumpersons might follow many of these behaviors or just a few, or many others besides. The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder is applied based on analysis of all behaviors and their severity.
Autism in Cessnock
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complicated disability which directly effects growth and development. Developmental disability; signs typically appear during early childhood and affect a person’s ability to both communicate, and interact with others. ASD is defined by a certain set ofautistic behaviorsand is a “spectrum condition” that affects individuals differently and to varying levels of intensity.
Cessnock lies between Australia’s earliest European settlements – Sydney, the Hawkesbury River and Newcastle. The Wonnarua people were the major inhabitants at the time of European contact. The city of Cessnock abounds in indigenous place names and names with indigenous association which is indicative of this settlement and includesCongewai, Kurri Kurri, Laguna, Nulkaba and Wollombi.
The township of Cessnock developed from 1850, as a service center at the junction of the Great North Road from Sydney to the Hunter Valley, with branches to Maitland and Singleton. It was about that time that Doctorsbegan to diagnose both adults and childrenwith autism. Today, the most forward thinking and resourceful private facility to act as a care taker and facilitator for those diagnosed with autism in Australiais Corner House Respite. www. cornerhouserespite.comCessnock New South Wales.
As a full service, hands on facilitator of care both in home and location based therapy; At Corner House, Respite andconcierge services for autistic people include, shopping, errands, trips to the doctor or therapist, field trips, schedule coordination and on site configuration of resources and curricula for the autistic people of Australia.