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Forensic Implications of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Format Workshop
Presenters Vicki Gibbs
Description This one day workshop will focus on the forensic implications of autism spectrum disorders including:

ASD classifications
Proposed changes to ASD classification in DSM V
Characteristics of ASD
Screening tools for late adolescence and adulthood
Assessment tools for ASD in late adolescence and adulthood
Common differential diagnosis in adult populations:
- Personality disorders
- Schizophrenia
- Social Anxiety
- Depression
- Intellectual disability
Forensic implications of ASD
Behavioural profiles of ASD offenders
Strategies to assist individuals with ASD in the legal system
Treatment approaches to minimise recidivism
Report writing
Location NSW Metro, Australia
Venue Aspect Central Office
Building 1, Level 2, 14 Aquatic Drive, Frenchs Forest

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 14 Nov 2012
Time 9.00am to 5.00pm
Cost $300 Earlybird (prior to 14/10) $330 (after 14/10)
Organiser Autism Spectrum Australia
Contact Name Vicki Gibbs
Telephone 02 8977 8331
Email vgibbs@autismspectrum.org.au
Fax 02 8977 8350
Website www.autismspectrum.org.au
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