Ask the Doctor Webinar: Putting the pieces together: Diagnosing and treating autism spectrum disorders

Topic: Putting the pieces together: Diagnosing and treating autism spectrum disorders

Presenters: Stefani Hines, M.D., and Lori Warner, Ph.D., of the Beaumont Center for Human Development's HOPE Center

An estimated one in 100 children have an autism spectrum disorder. Learn from Beaumont autism experts how the condition is diagnosed and treated.

More than 30,000 children are diagnosed each year with an autism spectrum disorder, a pervasive developmental disorder that causes behavioral rigidity or restrictions and affects a child's ability to communicate and socialize. Learn from Drs. Warner and Hines as they discuss early signs of the condition, diagnostic techniques and treatments. They will also teach listeners what to look out for in terms of pseudoscience.