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Neurodevelopment Risk and the Autism Spectrum

An update on the major findings on the biology of ASDs and advances in diagnostic and interventional strategies. ©RagonImages/Shutterstock

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What are the most effective assessment practices for ASD during the developmental stages of early childhood, middle childhood, adolescence, and adulthood?

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Setting the record straight on the burgeoning field of reproductive psychiatry.

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Rates of severe mental illness in children and adolescents have dropped 16% since 1996, according to a new study. The lead author explains possible reasons for this surprising finding and concludes: "We're moving in the right direction!"

An expert discusses the clinical, biological, and genetic components of de novo mutations and autism spectrum disorders.

Maternal exposure to air pollution during pregnancy may be a contributing factor in the development of autism in offspring, new research shows.

This psychiatrist takes notice when he hears public remarks by celebrities on their alleged psychiatric illnesses. A perfect example is when Jerry Seinfeld claimed he was “a bit autistic” to Brian Williams on NBC Nightly News.

Innovative approaches that advance our understanding of the mechanisms that confer risk for psychiatric illness in youths is the focus.

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