Autism spectrum disorderAutism spectrum disorderAutism spectrum disorderAEnglishNeurologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NABrainConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2018-01-19T05:00:00Z000Landing PageLearning Hub<p>Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a set of behavioural and developmental problems. Learn how ASD is diagnosed, what kind of program may work for your child and what resources are available.</p><p>Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a specific set of behavioural and developmental problems and the challenges that go with them. Because ASD is a spectrum each child will have their own combination of characteristics that will give them a unique social communication and behaviour profile. Learn how ASD is diagnosed, what kind of program may work best for your child and what types of resources are available.</p><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Overview</h2></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1493&language=English">What is autism spectrum disorder?</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1494&language=English">Characteristics of autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1495&language=English">Characteristics of Asperger syndrome</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder</h2></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1132&language=English">Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1497&language=English">Adjusting to a diagnosis of ASD</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1498&language=English">After a diagnosis of ASD</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1499&language=English">Telling others about your child's ASD</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Developing an ASD program for your child</h2></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1500&language=English">Developing an ASD program for your child</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Resources for autism spectrum disorder</h2></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1501&language=English">Resources for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1502&language=English">Financial support for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1503&language=English">Multi-service agencies for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1504&language=English">Behavioural resources for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1505&language=English">Communication resources for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1506&language=English">Sensory and motor services for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1507&language=English">Social and recreational services for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1508&language=English">Family support and respite services for autism spectrum disorder</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1509&language=English">School services for autism spectrum disorder</a></li></ol></div>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/autism_learning_hub.jpgAutism,autismspectrumdisorder

 

 

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