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Having an Electroencephalogram (EEG)

A Guide for Providers

By Washington, Lindsay; Katz, Terry; Sidhu, Reet; Neumeyer, Ann M. with Benke, Tim; LaVesser, Patti; Springsteen, Markelle

Summary

This online guide for providers discusses how children with autism can be best supported in electroencephalography (EEG) procedures. The guide describes autism, discusses supports which can be provided to individuals with autism and their families, and includes sample information for parents and individuals.

Autism Speaks is an international advocacy organization "dedicated to advancing research into causes and better treatments for autism spectrum disorders and related conditions both through direct funding and collaboration; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorders; and working toward solutions for the needs of individuals with autism and their families across the spectrum and lifespan through advocacy and support." [Website]

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Visit www.autismspeaks.ca/science-and-family-services/resources/tool-kits/guide-to-eegs-for-providers/guide-to-eegs-for-providers/#frmE9ADE4A9D94656375EDD54748E1AF553

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Autism Speaks
2014

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