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Unformatted text preview: rarely uses pronouns (me, he she) • often unusual or flat quality of speech 4. Self Stimulation • flicking hands • manipulate or twirling objects • rocking • face slapping • hand biting • head banging 5. Resistance to Change in Routine 6. Intelligence • 75% have an IQ below 70 • difficulty with verbal & reasoning skills • splinter skills—areas of high performance compared to other areas • uneven development within and between skills 7. Learning • perseverative---repeats things over and over again • difficulty interacting with others • often impulsive & inconsistent in what he learns or does • difficulty with abstract concepts • lack of generalization of skills 8. Causes---To date no known cause • suspected damage to the central nervous system...
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- Fall '07
- Nonverbal Communication