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
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!
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
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
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/