Recent advances in clinical research have made it possible to diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorders very early in life. These assessments often take place in school settings, made possible by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
In this interview, Mrs. Paula Leifer, LCSW, long-time school social worker and consultant discusses this assessment process.
Target audience: Psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, social workers, addiction counselors, nurses.
This CE course is designated as beginner level.
Content Category: Testing/Assessment/Clinical
No known conflicts of interest to disclose.
Interview published 2/22
Asynchronous, distance learning. Non-interactive. Recorded audio with transcript.