Fragile X syndrome is a genetic disorder. It is caused by changes in a gene that scientists called the FMR1 gene (Centers for disease control and prevention). The above infographic on the strengths of children with Fragile X Syndrome is curated from the Fragile X Society.
The infographic above shares the strengths of children with Fragile X Syndrome. It talks about:
- Excellent visual memory
- Imitation skills
- the excellent long term memory
- sense of humour
- Social interactions
Initiating interaction with a simple high-five can create a rapport between you and the child and you can have a smooth conversation. However, asking them “How are you” might trigger their anxiety.
You can also check out the infographic on Spotting Fragile X Syndrome. The infographic shares the signs that can help in spotting Fragile X Syndrome in your children
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