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Graduate Catalog 2010-11 
Graduate Catalog 2010-11 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSY 6570 - Autism: Etiology, Assessment, and Behavioral Treatment

This is a course for psychology graduate students who intend to work with individuals with autism. The course provides a survey of etiological theories of autism, a review of best practices in diagnosis with accompanying practice ion assessment, and an overview of best practices in behavioral treatment of autism. Lectures are supplemented by course projects, invited speakers, and homework exercises that are designed to increase student proficiency in assessing and treating individuals with autism.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: Full-time graduate student status in Psychology.

Credits: 3 hrs.

Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.

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