Identification & Management of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Young Children - LEND
Date Recorded: 1/22/2018
Last Day to Register: 1/24/2021
Instructional Hours: 1.00
Online Evaluation: Available 1/22/20182/2/2021
Pre-Test? No
Post-Test? Yes (75% or better to pass)
*For Videos with a post test, you must score 75% or higher and complete the online evaluation before the evaluation close date to receive credit.
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Participants MUST ATTEND 90% of this course and complete an evaluation in order to receive a certificate of completion.
Description: This presentation will review the characteristics and behavioral signs of the autism spectrum disorder (ASD) among young children, a neurodevelopmental disorder that now affects 1 in 68 children in the United States. Strategies for screening for ASD will be discussed, including specific screening tools and approaches for discussing ASD with parents and families. Lastly, recommendations for management and treatment of young children at high-risk for autism spectrum disorder will be reviewed, including referrals for evaluation and early intervention.
Handouts: No handouts are currently available.

Accreditations and Pricing

AccreditationsConsortium MembersAll Others 
All other participants $0.00 $0.00
Area Health Education ConsortiumThis program provides 0.1 CEUs by SC AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Non-MD/DO Providers That Require CME Certified Programs (PA's, PharmD's, etc.) $0.00 $0.00
Medical University of South Carolina Office of CMEThe Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physicians $0.00 $0.00
Medical University of South Carolina Office of CMEThe Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
At the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to identify the behavioral signs of autism spectrum disorder and approaches for screening and managing ASD among young children and their families.

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