Dual Diagnosis

Resources for a dual Down Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Down Syndrome (DS)

Have you noticed that your child with Down syndrome (DS) behaves differently than other children with this diagnosis? If his/her development seems to be lagging, play skills are limited, social interactions are difficult, and communications (verbal and nonverbal) are slow to emerge, you may have reasons for concern. While any […]

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Literature and Resources about Dual Diagnosis

Searching online will reveal other organizations devoted to the DS-ASD dual diagnosis for information and support. The MCDSIG has a private subgroup on Facebook devoted to the dual diagnosis as well. You can request to be a member of this subgroup to make local social connections, seek/share information and post […]

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