Peter D Kramer

In Practice

Autism

Dear Abby: Is Autism a Mental Illness?

Dear Abby: Is autism a mental Iillness?

Posted Jul 31, 2008

Note to readers: Following the tradition established by Sigmund Freud — to many psychiatrists it is among the greatest of his contributions — I will be abandoning my office for much of August, to enjoy vacation time and to work on longer writing projects. As a result,I expect to post here less frequently. Enjoy the summer!//pdk