A National Guideline for the Assessment and Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Australia

A National Guideline for the Assessment and Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Australia (link is external)
Mesh Headings: 
Autism Spectrum Disorder; Diagnosis; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; |
Guidelines Portal reference number: 
2595
Publication Date: 
2018
Guideline Status: 
First edition
Setting of care: 
Primary/Community care
Secondary care
Population Life Stage: 
Child (2-12 years)
Adolescent (13-18 years)
Adult (19-64 years)
Intended Users: 
Aboriginal health care workers
Allied health professionals not otherwise stated
Clinicians not otherwise stated
General practitioners
Nurses
Occupational therapists
Psychiatrists
Psychologists
Speech pathologists
Other
Population Subgroups considered: 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups
People living in rural and remote areas
People with disabilities
Number of recommendations: 
70
Organisations involved in producing the guideline: 
Organisation: 
Cooperative Research Centre for Living with Autism (Autism CRC)
Involvement in guidelineFurther information icon
Primary Developer
Organisation: 
National Disability Insurance Agency
Funder
Systematic Literature Review?Further information icon
Yes
Interest declarationFurther information icon
Yes
Funding statementFurther information icon
Yes
NHMRC ApprovedFurther information icon
Yes
NHMRC Approval valid until: 
Sunday, 9 July 2023
Date of Inclusion: 
01 Nov 2018
Comments: 

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