Autism: understanding conceptual processing deficits

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Cashin, AJ 2005, 'Autism: understanding conceptual processing deficits', Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 22-30.


The repetitive behaviors associated with autism, such as spinning, may be difficult to understand, but by learning how people with autism think, nurses can help them adjust to mainstream society.