Asperger Syndrome Diagnostic Scale (ASDS)

Dr. Brenda Smith Myles introduces the Asperger Syndrome Diagnostic Scale, also known as the ASDS.  The ASDS is a rating scale that can help to determine whether an individual has Asperger Syndrome. 

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Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS)

Dr. Ruth Aspy and Dr. Barry Grossman briefly discuss the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, commonly referred to as the ADOS.  The ADOS is a semi-structured standardized observational assessment tool designed to assess autism spectrum disorders in children, adolescents, and adults. 

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Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ)

Renee Lake introduces the Autism Spectrum Quotient or AQ.  The AQ is a screening tool designed to detect autistic characteristics in children between the ages of 4-11 years old.

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Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire (ASSQ)

Renee Lake briefly discusses the Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire, also known as the ASSQ.  The ASSQ is a rating scale designed to detect social impairment and screen for symptoms related to autism and other high-functioning disorders. 

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Psychoeducational Profile 3rd Edition (PEP-3)

Dr. Ruth Aspy and Dr. Barry Grossman introduce the Psychoeducational Profile, 3rd Edition, also known as the PEP-3.  The PEP-3 is an assessment tool used for interdisciplinary evaluation of autism spectrum disorders. 

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Screening Tool for Autism in Toddlers and Young Children (STAT)

Sarah Hoffmeier briefly discusses The Screening Tool for Autism in Toddlers and Young Children, also known as the STAT. The STAT was designed to indicate a child’s risk for an autism diagnosis.

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Sensory Profile

Dr. Jane Case-Smith introduces the Sensory Profile.   The Sensory Profile is a caregiver questionnaire designed to determine how well children process sensory information. 

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