Children with Autism Are in ‘In-tune’ With Mom’s Feelings Like Other Children

Children with Autism Are in ‘In-tune’ With Mom’s Feelings Like Other Children

Reading facial expressions is an important factor when interpreting social cues during a conversation. For children with autism who commonly show impairments in social interactions, recognizing emotions and others is especially challenging. An FAU study used five distinct facial emotions in unfamiliar and familiar faces to test how familiarity influences children with and without autism.…