Standards of diagnostic assessment for autism spectrum disorder

Source:
Canadian Paediatric Society
Publisher:
Canadian Paediatric Society
Publication date:
24 October 2019

Abstract

This statement provides community-based paediatric clinicians with recommendations, tools, and resources to perform or assist in the diagnostic evaluation of autism spectrum disorder. It also offers guidance on referral for a comprehensive needs assessment both for treatment and intervention planning, using a flexible, multilevel approach.