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Published April 20, 2011, 4:51 pm, THE NEW YORK TIMES

Dr. Fred Volkmar of the Yale Child Study Center and Dr. Lisa Wiesner, co-authors of ďA Practical Guide to Autism" comment, "Unfortunately not every child gets better. Sometimes the outcome seems to relate to the severity of the autism in childhood. Individuals whose disability is more profound continue, as adults, to need considerable support and help. It is unfortunately the case that for this population, services are often minimal, research is sparse and resources are lacking."

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