Category «Symptoms»

Early signs autism toddlers

For parents, no matter how big, how old the children are, parents still see them as little. Parents still worry about the children. When the children are young, parents have different ways to worry and take care. As the children get married, parents have other concerns. However, there is one thing never change. Parents always …

Pervasive Developmental Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorders has four subtypes: Classical Autism or low-functioning autism or Autism disorder without the “s” Asperger Syndrome or High-functioning autism Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified, PDD-NOS And Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, CDD The first two sub-types, which are low/high functioning autism, are well-known and more common since the scientists and Health Institutes …

Asperger Syndrome symptoms

There is a situation. After reading the test output, a scientist said to the owner who did the test earlier that congratulation, you have Asperger Syndrome!  What do you think? in that situation, the person who received that scientist’s compliment is an adult. Therefore, an adult was screened with DSM-5 and the result that an …

High Functioning Autism checklist

May 2013, APA – American Psychological Association published the book DSM-5 fifth edition. DSM-5 classified Autism Spectrum Disorder now has four sub-types: Autistic Disorder (former names Kanner syndrome, classical disorder, informal way as low-functioning autism) Asperger Disorder or Asperger Syndrome, and as high-functioning autism with informal way. Childhood Disintegrative Disorder. Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not …

Types autism

Following the previous post about “tests screening autism”, I presented some tests screening autism as a tool for parents to pre-screen or perhaps diagnose their young children that he/she is associated with autism or not. At the end of the previous post, I shared about the M-CHAT-R/F 2014 version with a list of 20 questionnaires for …

Tests screening autism

Welcome me to arrive at the new destination of my “getting-out-autism” adventure. This stop will be about “tests screening autism”. In this personal adventure, I started with “Autism Spectrum Disorder definition”-> “Possible causes autism”-> deeper with “Genetic causes autism”-> and then one more main factor “Environmental causes autism”-> and now with “Tests screening autism”, it …