Are video games good or bad for autistic children?
Sep 23, 2022, 4:00 PM
Autistic children can be strongly drawn to gaming which may result in spending excessive amounts of time online, become socially withdrawn or obsessive, and react badly to comments from other players. Whilst it is also noted that there are many benefits of online gaming and specific apps to support autistic people. Here we discuss whether video games are good or bad for autistic children.