Changes to Autism Spectrum Disorder in DSM-5 | Psych Congress Network

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Dr. Pat McGuire‘s insight:

Here is a short but clear explanation of how the changes in the DSM 5 for autism spectrum disorders came to be.  I know personally that there had been many problems in terms of services under the previous definition, which will no longer be a problem since the disorder is no longer splintered into subdiagnoses.  How about you?  Have you seen any changes in service provision with the changes?

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