Autism Spectrum Disorder

Estimated time to complete session: 75 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Describe the current diagnostic criteria (DSM-5) for Autism Spectrum Disorder.

2. Discuss the special healthcare needs of children with ASD.

3. Explain the elements of treatment that are necessary to provide a medical home to children with ASD.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/05/2022

Robin K. Blitz, MD – Senior Medical Director, Special Needs Initiative of United Healthcare, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/05/2022
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