Early signs of Autism

 Parents are  in the best position to spot the earliest warning signs of autism. Below are some early signs of autism in babies and toddlers:

Poor eye contact

-Does not smile when smiled at

-Does not follow objects visually

-Does not respond to his or her name

-Does not point, wave, or use gestures to communicate

-Does not  make noises to get your attention

-Does not initiate or respond to cuddling, prefers to be alone


-Does not ask for help or make basic requests

-Poor  imaginary play

-Hand flapping, rocking, spinning, lining up of toys

Early detection and early intervention is the key to your child’s best prognosis. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call my office.



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Thursday 10am - 5pm
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Children’s Wellness & Developmental Center
2006 State Highway 71 Suite 4
Spring Lake Hts, NJ 07762 Monmouth County
T: 732.919.1335
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