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Revised DSM-5 Diagnostic Criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorder

By Carr, Themba

Summary

This online video discusses the major change in diagnostic criteria for autism that accompanied the introduction of the DSM-5 2013, which eliminated separate categories like Asperger Syndrome and PDD-NOS in favour of a single category of "Autism Spectrum Disorder."

The Center for Autism Research and Treatment at UCLA is an autism research center of excellence aiming “to understand the origins of the social, communicative, and language deficits demonstrated by individuals with autism and related disorders.” [Website]

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This online video is in English

Publication:

UCLA Center for Autism Research & Treatment (CART)
California, United States
2014

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