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New Diagnostic Criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorders Confuse and Concern Many Families

A recent article in the New York Times announced that rules for diagnosing autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) will soon change. It noted research suggesting that as a result of the change, many people would lose their autism diagnoses. Since the … Continue reading

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Our Autism Experts Help Families Navigate Treatment Options

Families of children with autism spectrum disorders often face a host of challenges, from finding the right intervention strategies to dealing with shifting diagnoses, as children learn and grow. Autism experts from Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester … Continue reading

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In the News: Autism Expert Speaks about Covering Costs of Treatment

Susan Hyman, M.D., chief of Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center, is the chairperson of the Autism Subcommittee of the American Academy of Pediatrics. In July, the Democrat and Chronicle spoke … Continue reading

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