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autism spectrum

n.
The range of conditions that fall within the diagnostic category of autism spectrum disorder.
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What are the key differentiating features of approved therapies for the treatment of autism spectrum disorders?
The council, under the oversight of the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD), seeks to establish a comprehensive statewide long-term plan for a system of care for individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their families.
Language impairment, broadly defined, is recognized as one of the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder, but the precise nature of the impairment and its current status within the diagnosis are unresolved.
Developing Workplace Skills for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Basics College Curriculum covers basic skills on independence and life for students and new graduates with Autism Spectrum Disorder, helping young people move from school to workplace and independent living challenges.
The autism spectrum or autistic spectrum describes a range of conditions classified as neurodevelopmental disorders in the fifth revision of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5th edition (DSM-5).
3%) were found to have autism spectrum disorders, diagnosed by family history and also by administration of the Autism-Spectrum Quotient--Japanese version during hospitalization, wrote Dr.
Land of Can was founded by three people who all struggled with autism spectrum challenges throughout their lives and who between them have over eighty years of experience working with children on the autism spectrum as well as those with all types of developmental, neurological and learning related challenges.
According to the authors, an alteration of the normal activity range for the circuit may cause behavioral function in disorders such as autism spectrum disorder.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) reflects the shared goals of May Institute and Manazel to support children on the autism spectrum.
KEYWORDS: Prevalence, Non Suicidal self-injury, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Self-Injurious Behavior.
Mrs Rukhsana Shah, chairperson ASDWT, called upon the government to create awareness regarding autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Bittersweet on the Autism Spectrum provides a collection of insights from nearly thirty writers who describe the positive experiences they've had on the autism spectrum in a surprising and satisfying contrast to the many, many books on the market which detail issues.

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