The National Institutes of Health seeks input from the scientific community, health professionals, self-advocates, and patient advocates about the research implications of recent changes to the. on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition(DSM-5) diagnostic criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
DSM 5DSM 5 was published in May 2013 by the American Psychiatric Association . Release Date: April 14, 2014, Response Date: May 12, 2014
- NOT-HD-14-012: Request for Information (RFI): Impact of DSM-5 Changes to Diagnostic Criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) on Research and Services
April is Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month.
"Life on the Autism Spectrum can be ENJOYable."