COM 115 Autism Speech

COM 115 Autism Speech - Foust 1 Nathan Foust Dr. Sandra...

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Foust 1 Nathan Foust Dr. Sandra House COM 115 Section 17 8 February 2008 How Autism Changed My Life Specific Purpose: To inform the class how my brother’s diagnosis of Autism changed my life. Thesis Statement: Having a family member diagnosed with Autism is a life changing experience, and for me that change was for the better Introduction I. Autism. A. Some of you may never have heard this word before. B. I bet you also didn’t know that according to the Center for Disease Control 1 in every 150 children are born with this disease. II. My brother is one of the 1 in 150 and my family has been dealing with the disease for 10 years. III. Having a family member diagnosed with Autism is a life changing experience, and for me that change was for the better. (Transition: Before I talk about my experience let me give you a little background information about Autism) Body I. Autism is a lifelong mental disability, for which there is no known cure A. No one knows what causes Autism 1. Some doctors think it’s genetic 2. Some think it’s environmental
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