About Face: Evaluating and Managing Tactile Impairment at the Time of Autism Diagnosis

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Silva, Louisa M. T.; Schalock, Mark; Gabrielsen, Kristen R.;

Evaluation for sensory impairment is a routine part of autism diagnosis. Sensory impairment of hearing, vision, or touch results in developmental delay and must be addressed before delay can resolve. Recent studies confirm that tactile impairment is present in autism an... View more
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