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7-AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS
What are the defining features-the clinical symptoms-for a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD)?
How might some of the characteristic behaviors of autism spectrum disorders become assets for the child as a learner?
What factors might account for the enormous increase in the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in recent years?
How have etiologic theories and the search for causes of autism changed from the first reports of the disability to today?
Why are research and development of tools for early screening and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders so critical?
What skills are most important for teachers of children with autism spectrum disorders?
What features of an educational environment (a general education classroom, resource room, or special class) will enable a child with autism spectrum disorders to benefit optimally from placement in that setting?
Why are fads and unproven interventions so prevalent in the education and treatment of children with autism?