Autism Spectrum Disorder in Females

Autism Spectrum Disorder in Females

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Andrea Fourie
Speech & Language Pathologist

Autism Spectrum Disorder in Females : Part 1

Points: 3 CPD POINTS
Price: R500 excl VAT
Course Duration: 1 hour 24 minutes
31 December 2019

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This presentation will look at the following:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
    • Prevalence and Incidence
  • DSM-V diagnostic criteria
    • Core Deficits
    • Neurobiological differences
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders and Co-morbidities
  • Research on ASD in females
    • Core deficit differences
    • Profile and presentation
    • Diagnostic concerns
    • Influence of IQ
    • Repetitive and restrictive behaviours and interests
    • Gender bias in diagnostic criteria
  • Recommendations for research and practice