SLPPG 623: Communication Disorders in Autism

Credits 3.0
This course provides insight into the world of autism, including description of the various autism spectrum disorders and examination of etiological theories and controversies. Procedures used for differential diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders are covered, and a variety of intervention models will be discussed. The role of the SLP in working with educators and families will be addressed. Students will design comprehensive assessment and intervention plans for persons of all ages with autism.


SLPPG 521 Child Language and Learning I; SLPPG 522 Child Language and Learning II