The Autism Puzzle (2003)

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  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2003

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

Looks at the history of autism, and current research into causes, treatment and prevalence. Includes interviews with leading experts on autism, including Dr Lorna Wing, Professor Christopher Gillberg, Professor Fred Volkmar and Professor Anthony Bailey, and follows experimental research into autistic thinking in Finland, England and America using state of the art MRI scanners. Includes footage of the school founded in 1965 by the National Autistic Society, the first school in the world for autistic children.

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