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Autism

diagnosis

AUTISM DIAGNOSIS

how do you diagnose autism?

An Autism Assessment for a child and adult can often look similar as are both diagnosed through a multitude of assessments. These can include;

 

  • Gathering of a detailed developmental history.
  • Speech and Language assessment by our Speech and Language Therapist.
  • Semi-Structured Interview.
  • Completion of standardised Autism assessment rating scales that will be sent prior to the first appointment.
  • Diagnostic Interview for Social and Communication Disorders (DISCO)
  • Administration of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS 2) 

 

Clinicians who could be involved in an Autism Assessment include:

 

  • Speech & Language Therapist
  • Specialist Nurse
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Consultant Psychiatrist
Family on a therapy
More than 20 years of experience
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