This website contains information drawn from the evidence based guideline 'New Zealand Autism Spectrum Disorder Guideline'. In particular, it provides guidance on recognition and referral of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for people working in health, disability, education and community settings, covering:
- basic signs and symptoms of ASD
- how to refer people for formal diagnosis when you suspect ASD
- the formal process of diagnosis.
In addition, you will find access to the guideline itself, its overall summary and papers that have supplementary guidance and recommendations.
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