History of Autism timeline

1801
1801 - Jean-Marc Gaspard Itard (French docto…
1906
Sancte de Sanctis, Italy. In the field of ab…
1911
The term ‘Autism; from the Greek ‘autos’ mea…
1920
Dr Lightner Witmer, founder of clinical psyc…
1926
Dr Grunya Efimovna Sukhareva published an ac…
1928
Late 1920s - Stenoa diagnosed developmental …
1933
On September 9, Donald Triplett is born to M…
1934
Earl: Studied a group of adolescents who dev…
1935
Leo Kanner’s internationally renowned book “…
1938
“Hans Asperger, an Austrian pediatrician, de…
1943
“1943 - Leo Kanner publishes “Autistic Distu…
1944
“1944 - Hans Aspberger publishes his postgra…
1947
“1942 In a letter to Mary Triplett, Leo Kann…
1949
1949 - Bergman and Escalona noted ‘unusual r…
1949
1949 Jeanne Simons, Belgian born. Feinstein …
1953
Child Psychologist: Dr Carl Fenichel who fou…
1956
1956 - Bernard and Gloria’s Rimland’s son, M…
1956
1956 - Kanner became irritated by how his te…
1957
1956-7 - A number of studies of autistic twi…
1959
1959 - Lauretta Bender, ‘....was an old-fash…
1960
1961. Music Therapy: Dr Paul Nordoff and Dr …
1961
“1961 - British child psychiatrist Mildred C…
1961
1961 - Nesnidanova and Fiala in Czechoslovak…
1961
1961 - Ivar Lovaas was a Psychologist and st…
1962
1962 - Dr Gerhard Bosch, German Psychiatrist…
1973
1962 - A group of parents in Britain founds …
1963
“1963 British psychologists Beate Hermelin a…
1964
1964 - Bernard Rimland’s book Infantile Auti…
1965
1965 - Michael Rutter’s (founder of child ps…
1966
In the 1966 - Uta Frith, 'came to make her o…
1965
“1965 Sybil Elgar, the first autistic speci…
1967
1966-7 - Dr Victor Lotter, Medical Research …
1967
1967 - Bruno Bettelheim writes The Empty For…
1971
1971 Dr Israel Kolvin’s paper provided evide…
1971 - Lorna Wing publishes “Autistic childr…
1972
1972 - Eric Shopler developed the TEACCH: “T…
1974
1974 - Mary Coleman, American neurologist, h…
1977
1977 - Dr Susan Folstein and Professor Micha…
1979
1979 - Judith Gould and Lorna Wing, carry ou…
1979 - The WHO recognized autism for the 1st…
1980
1980 - Eric Shopler and Robert Reichler deve…
1980
1980 - Diagnostic and Statistical manual of …
1981
1981 - When Lorna Wing coins the term in her…
1981
“1981 Ivor Lovaas publishes Teaching Develop…
1985
“1985 Psychologists Simon Baron-Cohen, Alan …
1986
“1986 Temple Grandin publishes Emergence: La…
1989
1989 - Two diagnostic tools developed. - the…
1980
Late 1980s Simon Baron - Cohen and the Cambr…
1992
1992 - Donna Williams publishes “Nobody Now…
1992
1992 - The WHO published ICD-10 officially r…
1988
“1988 Dustin Hoffman stars in the movie Rain…
1993
“1993 Self-advocate Jim Sinclair delivers a …
2004
2004 Dan Grover and Alex Plank set up Wrong …
2010
2010 - Happe’s ‘study suggesting that Lorna …
2019
In her 2019 book “Autism” Happé has another …
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