Symptom Presentations and Classification of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood: Application to the Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood (DC:0-5)
This article describes early Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) symptom presentation and outlines the rationale for defining a new disorder, Early Atypical Autism Spectrum Disorder (EA-ASD) to accompany ASD in the new DC:0-5.
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The Diagnostic Classification Revision Task Force is updating and revising the DC:0-3R—a 3-year process that began in March 2013. The updated manual, titled DC:0-5™, is now available.
A commentary by Robert N. Emde (Chair of DC:0-3R Task Force) reviewing the articles which focused on DC:0-5 in the Infant Mental Health Journal Vol. 37(5) September- October 2016 and commenting on ma…
Eating and Feeding Disorder in the First Five Years of Life: Revising the Dc:0-3r Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood and Rational for the New DC:0-5 Proposed Critera
This article by Miri Keren addresses the process that the Diagnostic Classification Task Force in developing DC:0-5 undertook in reviewing major studies and reviews published in the last decade and r…