Monthly Archives: July 2013

Change in Asperger’s and autistic disorder diagnosis | Sunshine Coast Daily

CHILDREN who could previously be diagnosed with either autisic disorder or Asperger’s Syndrome will now all be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. http://m.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/change-aspergers-and-autism-spectrum-diagnosis-aut/1956091/ Advertisements

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Evidence for GenderSpecific Endophenotypes in HighFunctioning Autism Spectrum Disorder During Empathy Schneider 2013 Autism Research Wiley Online Library

Evidence for GenderSpecific Endophenotypes in HighFunctioning Autism Spectrum Disorder During Empathy  Schneider  2013  Autism Research  Wiley Online Library http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aur.1310 Worth reading! But more research needed in this area… a little disappointing but at least it’s a beginning!

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Evaluating gender differences in theory of mind: relations between digit ratio and theory of mind performance in men and women

Evaluating gender differences in theory of mind: relations between digit ratio and theory of mind performance in men and women by Wakefield, Sylvia 2007 Philosophy of mind, Gender differences, Sex differences Dissertation/Thesis: IN LIBRARY, BD418.3 .W34 2007, Mt Gravatt  

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Investigating the female profile of autism – Deakin Research Online

An investigation into the hypothesis that females with high functioning autism present in a way that is not congruent with our current understanding of autism, as our current understanding is largely based on a male profile of autism. Autistic females … Continue reading

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Girls And ASD: A Parent Guide

Girls And ASD: A Parent Guide: http://www.autismladder.com/Articles/TabId/90/ArtMID/486/ArticleID/106/CategoryID/6/Girls-And-ASD-A-Parent-Guide.aspx#.UfDgMLHO0Y4.twitter

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CDC Features – Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Test Your Knowledge April is Autism Awareness Month. Take our quiz to test your knowledge about the milestones that mark typical development in young children…. http://www.cdc.gov/features/autismawareness/

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Just Between Us edited by Linden, Nieman, Scott, Kon-Yu and Sved – Extract

Interesting excerpts from the book! http://panmacmillanaustralia.wordpress.com/2013/05/31/just-between-us-edited-by-linden-nieman-scott-kon-yu-and-sved-extract/

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