There is no simple medical test to diagnosis autism. Prepare for a process that may include interviews, observation, and evaluations of speech, hearing, and motor skills.
Girl At The Doctor's
The ADI-R and Other Tests Used to Make an Autism Diagnosis
Child playing with toys in his room
What Does Mild Autism Mean?
Nonverbal Autism
Overview of Nonverbal Autism
PDD-NOS
What is PDD-NOS?
3 functional levels of autism
Understanding the Three Levels of Autism
Boy playing with bubbles in his backyard
How Does OCD Compare With Autism?
Doctor using tablet with father and son in clinic
What Is Social Communication Disorder?
Young girl playing alone
Differences in Diagnosing Autism in Girls and Boys
Child lining up blocks
What to Know the Broad Autism Phenotype
young asian Boy Studying At Table Against Blackboard
What Makes an Autistic Person a "Savant?"
Teenage boy laying, using cell phone on living room sofa
What Does It Mean to Be Neurotypical?
Doctor with girl looking at a tablet
Who Should Diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorders?
Male doctor talking to mother and son
Checklists and Tests for Autism in Toddlers
Teacher helping student in classroom
Can Teachers Give an Autism Diagnosis?
Cheerful toddler boy smiles at pediatrician
"Name Test" May Suggest Autism
A preschooler having a tantrum.
Childhood Behavioral Issues and Autism