This article originally appeared on Spectrum on Oct. 6, 2015. Subtle, significant. In a nutshell, these two words capture the symptoms of many girls with autism. Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.
article - Brain scans could one day help diagnose autism earlier Researchers say MRI scans show very specific brain activity that could help diagnose autism and aid people in determining early treatment options.
Ami Klin A new way to diagnose autism Early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder can improve the lives of everyone affected, but the complex network of causes make it incredibly difficult to predict. At TEDxPeachtree, Ami Klin describes a new early detection method that uses eye-tracking technologies to gauge babies' social engagement skills and reliably measure their risk of developing autism.
Field Trials Suggest New Criteria for Diagnosing Autism 'Reliable' | Science/Science News/Top Ten Lists/2012 | Autism Speaks. I think the jury is still out on the effect in school setting. IDEA has not been amended in reference to new criteria.
The Promising Tools That Could Change How We Diagnose Autism
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