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Researchers explore why people with autism avoid eye contact

06/26/2017

Photo: A man and a woman having eye contact, their child is watching them; Copyright: panthermedia.net/RomanPashkovsky

In revealing the underlying reasons for eye-avoidance, the study suggests more effective ways of engaging individuals with autism. So the findings indicate that it is counterproductive to force children with autism to look into someone's eyes; © panthermedia.net/RomanPashkovsky