ERIC Number: EJ524421
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Brief Report: Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders of Autistic Disorder.
Tsai, Luke Y.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v26 n2 p159-63 Apr 1996
This paper urges advancement and refinement in the assessment of people with autistic disorders to include evaluation of additional psychiatric conditions which are frequently present, especially in lower-functioning autistic individuals. Implications of more comprehensive assessment for behavioral and medical intervention are discussed. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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