Tag Archives: Pervasive developmental disorder

The 4 Main DSM-5 Autism Controversies

The publication of the DSM-5 is still a long way off (May 2013). But critiques of its proposed changes to the existing definitions and criteria in DSM-IV, for autism and associated conditions, are well underway. I am very interested in … Continue reading

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Genetic origins of Autism; when is autism, not autism? Fragile X and Rett Syndrome

Please note, this post is just the result of personally driven research over the past couple of days. It is not the informed opinion of someone who works with or lives with children who have either Fragile X or Rett … Continue reading

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