WS014: Assessments and Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 7:30 AM–10:30 AM

Description:

This workshop will provide a brief but comprehensive overview of our current understanding and knowledge of autism spectrum disorders. The speakers will introduce data from the largest epidemiologic/standardization sample of normal and autistic children ever completed. A discussion of assessment will follow, with an overview of the Autism Spectrum Rating Scale as a critical component in the evaluation of autism spectrum disorders.

Speaker(s):

Sam Goldstein, Learning and Behavior Center Salt Lake City, UT, Salt Lake City, UT; Jack A. Naglieri, Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA