What is the DSM-5?

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5) is the fifth edition of the manual and defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment and research. DSM-5 is the product of more than 10 years of work by international experts in all aspects of mental health.

For more information see please visit the DSM-5 page on the American Psychiatric Association website.

What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?

Potential strengths of children with ASD