Autism DSM Criteria

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  • Autism - DSM Citeria
    • Impaired non-verbal behaviours
      • E.g. no eye contact, cannot engage in social games, no shared interests or friendships
    • Qualitative impairments in communication
      • Delayed/ restricted language development
      • Lack of imagination
      • Failure to use gestures properly
    • Repetitive behaviours (patterns)
      • Become stressed if routines are interrupted
      • Obsessive w/ parts of objectives


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