The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice
The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

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The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

The autistic spectrum: From theory to practice

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • provide an understanding of autistic spectrum disorders (ASDs)

  • illustrate a range of theoretical and practical perspectives on this area and the links and contrasts between them

  • consider the principles and problems of diagnosing autistic spectrum disorders

  • highlight the theoretical and practical implications of treating autistic disorders as a spectrum

  • emphasise the developmental trajectory of autistic spectrum disorders, and its implications.

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