Deep dive

In-depth analysis of important topics in autism.

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Special Reports

Curated collections of articles on special topics in autism.

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The DSM-5’s take on autism:
Five years on

It’s been five years since the autism community agonized over the debut of a new iteration of a diagnostic manual that set out to rewrite the definition of autism. In this special report, we revisit the concerns and controversy over the fifth edition of the “Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders” (DSM-5).

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