Comorbid Conditions Among Children with Autism Spectrum by Johnny L. Matson

By Johnny L. Matson

This publication offers the similarities and intersections among Autism Spectrum problems and comorbid stipulations in young children. It describes the superiority and value of comorbid stipulations taking place along with ASD that complicate prognosis and will almost certainly result in beside the point therapy and detrimental results. It addresses the strengths and barriers of age-appropriate overview measures in addition to task and motor ability dimension equipment. particular comorbid issues are tested in the course of the evaluation of middle indicators, prognostic and diagnostic concerns and cures for kids at the ASD spectrum.
Featured subject matters include:
Challenging behaviors in little ones with ASD.
Conditions starting from feeding and gastrointestinal issues to epilepsy.
Developmental coordination sickness (DCD).
Intellectual incapacity (ID).
Methods and approaches for measuring comorbid mental, clinical and motor disorders.
Comorbid stipulations between little ones with Autism Spectrum issues is a must have source for researchers, clinicians and execs and graduate scholars throughout such fields as scientific baby, tuition and developmental psychology, baby and adolescent psychiatry and social paintings in addition to rehabilitation medicine/therapy, behavioral remedy, pediatrics and academic psychology

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2004) found less sleep was related to increased ASD severity ratings, increased stereotypic/repetitive behavior, and social skill weaknesses. Others have also reported a link between sleep problems in ASD and poorer social interactions (Malow et al. 2006), and too little sleep can reduce the ability to read social cues 34 J. F. Strang (van der Halm et al. 2010). Goldman et al. (2011) found that poor sleep in ASD was related to more behavior problems. Comorbidities in ASD, and especially ADHD, may have significant impact on intervention.

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