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Fordham Conversations: Autistic Spectrum Disorder

[Photo Source] Alen Kanlic

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Autism is a developmental disorder that can hinder a persons social skills and cause them to have repetitive and restrictive behaviors.
 
Fordham Conversations Host Alen Kanlic talks with two researchers about what they are doing to treat autism.  
 
Fordham University Doctoral Candidate Amanda Leeder discusses how siblings of autistic children can be key in their  treatment.
 
Then, Fordham University PhD student Xiaoming Lou explains her research on memory processing and how to develop it in kids with autism.  Listen here.