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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder

OCD and ASD: How are they different?

By Montague, Rachel with Rastall, Emily

Summary

This online article discusses Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It includes information about what OCD is, the difference between compulsive behaviors and repetitive behaviors and what parents can do if they suspect their child with ASD also has OCD.

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Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Seattle Children's Hospital
Washington, United States
2013

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