'Underdiagnosed' Girls With Autism Struggle to Fit In

At first glance, 8-year-old Kaede Sakai is a typical first grader. She's a smart student, and most of the time she is kind and cordial in class. But recess is an exercise in frustration for her because no matter how hard she tries to fit in, she just doesn't click with the other kids. It's heartbreaking to see, especially for her mom. "[She's] been very sad lately, because a lot of the kids have their play as a set group," said her mother, Kristi Sakai. There's something about how Kaede...Full Story
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