Comorbid Conditions Among Children with Autism Spectrum by Johnny L. Matson

By Johnny L. Matson

This ebook provides the similarities and intersections among Autism Spectrum problems and comorbid stipulations in youngsters. It describes the superiority and significance of comorbid stipulations taking place along side ASD that complicate prognosis and will in all probability bring about irrelevant remedy and unfavourable results. It addresses the strengths and obstacles of age-appropriate overview measures in addition to job and motor ability size tools. particular comorbid issues are tested in the course of the evaluation of center indicators, prognostic and diagnostic matters and healing procedures for kids at the ASD spectrum.
Featured issues include:
Challenging behaviors in kids with ASD.
Conditions starting from feeding and gastrointestinal issues to epilepsy.
Developmental coordination disease (DCD).
Intellectual incapacity (ID).
Methods and tactics for measuring comorbid mental, clinical and motor disorders.
Comorbid stipulations between kids with Autism Spectrum issues is a must have source for researchers, clinicians and pros and graduate scholars throughout such fields as medical baby, institution and developmental psychology, baby and adolescent psychiatry and social paintings in addition to rehabilitation medicine/therapy, behavioral remedy, pediatrics and academic psychology

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2011), though more recent studies have indicated even higher expenditure rates (Peacock et al. 2012). Peacock et al. looked at the impact of three co-occurring conditions with ASD on expenditures, according to a review of Medicaid records. 7 times more than for children with autism alone. Symptom Overlap Matson and Nebel-Schwalm (2007) highlight the heterogeneity in symptoms of ASD, which can make it difficult to differentiate ASD symptoms and commorbidities, and emphasize the importance of working to identify one comorbidity as primary in order to determine priority of intervention, long-term prognosis, and allocation of services.

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