COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) “The Autism Puzzle” aired on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

NBC4’s special presentation “The Autism Puzzle” raises awareness of and provides information about the complex disorder of autism.

Hosted by NBC4’s Jerod Smalley, this piece of the puzzle continued the conversation about autism research, treatments and needs of those on the autism spectrum. The special featured:

ADNP Syndrome – a genetic mutation in the brain only recently discovered and closely linked to Autism.

The Rich Center and its mission to improve education and outcomes for individuals with autism and their families.

A unique concept being developed in Columbus for an Autism Community

And, a young woman with Asperger’s Syndrome’s “Night to Shine”

Resources:

ADNP Syndrome
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/adnp-syndrome
https://www.adnpfoundation.org/what-is-adnp-syndromehvdas.html