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DSM-5 Changing Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis

DSM-5 Autism Disorders The way in which Autism Spectrum Disorders, including Asperger’s Syndrome, are diagnosed are going to radically change in May 2013. At the moment the DSM-4 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ) criteria is being used … Continue reading

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What is Autism Spectrum Disorders – ASD?

Autism Spectrum Disorders – ASD – Aspergers Autism Spectrum Disorder is a term used to describe a number of similar, yet distinct medical diagnoses. These include: Autism Disorder, Asperger’s Disorder, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, Rett’s Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise … Continue reading

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