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The Autism Speaks Autism Response Team is specially trained to connect you to resources and tools unique to your needs. Call our toll-free number or send us an email – we’re available between 9am and 5pm in all time zones. 1-888-AUTISM2 (288-4762) En Español: 1-888-772-9050 [email protected]Can a person be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder?
Note: Individuals with a well-established DSM-IV diagnosis of autistic disorder, Asperger’s disorder, or pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified should be given the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.What are the criteria for autism DSM 5?
Autism Diagnosis Criteria: DSM-5 1 A. Persistent deficits in social communication and social interaction across multiple contexts, as manifested by the following, currently or by history (examples are illustrative, not exhaustive, see text): 2 B. ... 3 C. ... 4 D. ... 5 E. ...Which is not better explained by autism spectrum disorder?
D. The symptoms are not attributable to another medical or neurological condition or to low abilities in the domains or word structure and grammar, and are not better explained by autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability (intellectual developmental disorder), global developmental delay, or another mental disorder.