Special Edion: Ausm and ASD Updates
Funding for this publicaon is provided by the Oklahoma State Department of Educaon through the Teacher
Registry Training contract using Individuals with Disabilies Educaon Act (IDEA) federal funds.
Welcome to Autism Links
This is a special issue focusing on recent news and updates to Ausm and
Ausm Spectrum Disorders (ASD), including recent changes to the Diagnosc
and Stascal Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
AUTISM INTERNET MODULES:
“...this series of online learning modules includes informaon on assessment and
idenficaon... recognizing and understanding behaviors and characteriscs, transion to
adulthood, employment, and numerous evidence‐based pracces and intervenons” (Ausm
Internet Modules, 2013).
Recent changes to the DSM
Comprehensive informaon about changes to the Fih Edion of the
Diagnosc and Stascal Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM‐5) is available
on the DSM‐5 website hp://www.dsm5.org/Pages/Default.aspx.
Read more about the DSM on the American Psychiatric Associaon’s
Stay up‐to‐date over the summer with Ausm related news by reading
Disability Scoop’s Ausm subsecon.
2013 Autism Links