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Catatonia and ASD: Hidden in Plain Sight: Part 1 (Tri-State Webinar Series)

Audience: Educators, Other District/School Staff | Topic: Autism | Hosted by: Office of Special Education

On-Demand format. Catatonia and ASD: Hidden in Plain Sight: Part 1 (Tri-State Webinar Series)
On-Demand format

Catatonia and ASD: Hidden in Plain Sight: Part 1

Presenters: Ruth Aspy, Ph.D. and Barry G. Grossman, Ph.D.
Originally aired February 10, 2016

 

Learner Objectives

After attending this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Define catatonia
  • Describe how the DSM-5 categorizes catatonia (specifiers)
  • Recognize the key characteristics of catatonia
  • Describe issues surrounding catatonia in autism (separate condition?, waxing/waning)

Study Questions

  1. Why is it important for professionals who work with individuals with ASD to recognize the signs of catatonia?
  2. What are three symptoms of catatonia as defined by the DSM-5?

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Contact Information

Janet Zimmermann
Zimmermann_J@cde.state.co.us
303.866.6644

Certificate

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