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Seattle: 15% jump in autism over last 2 yrs; "popular attractions" learning to cater to them

April 19, 2019, Fox26, Fresno, CA: Sinclair Cares: Popular places catering to autistic children The number of children living with autism has jumped 15 percent over the past two years. And now many popular attractions are learning how to cater to that growing population. Dr. Jennifer Gertds from Seattle Children’s Autism Center says sensory sensitivities and autism spectrum disorder are part of the diagnoses often so they are extremely common. "I would say that the majority of children or individuals with autism have some sort of sensory sensitivity," said Dr. Gertds….

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