Diagnostic Criteria and Assessment

Here are links to resources created by the Department of Human Services and its partners to establish consistent and practical standards for evaluation and diagnosis of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Comprehensive Autism Assessment (CAA) Examples of Tests and Tools Resource List - Resource inventory of tests and tools for comprehensive autism assessment.

Comprehensive Autism Assessment Planning Tool - Planning tool for coordinating comprehensive autism assessment and intervention planning.

Autism Assessment and Diagnosis Expert Work Group Report - Expert Work Group report for 2007: Pennsylvania Autism Assessment and Diagnosis.