MS006: Assessment and Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder Asperger and ADHD

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 2:00 PM–3:50 PM

Description:

This mini skills presentation will focus on assessment and diagnosis of individuals with Autism, Asperger, and ADHD. We will present results from two large standardization samples as well as related validity studies used in the creation of the Autism Spectrum Rating Scale and Comprehensive Executive Function Inventory. Our data will include behavioral and cognitive measures that aid in differential diagnosis of these three groups. We will also include specific recommendations for academic interventions.

Speaker(s):

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