Velkommen til vores patientinformation om autisme hos børn og unge. Her kan du læse om diagnosen og få gode råd til, hvad du kan gøre.

Børne- og Ungdomspsykiatrisk Afdeling står for hjælpen til børn og unge med autisme i Region Midtjylland.


Om diagnosen

What is autism?

How common is autism?

Disability or developmental disorder?

Differences between boys and girls with autism

How children and young people with austism think and understand

How children and young people with austism learn


Årsag

Why do some people suffer from autism?

Genetic testing


Symptomer

How do you test for autism?

How is it diagnosed?


Forskellige grader af diagnosen

Four different types

Infantile autism

Atypical autism

Asperger’s syndrome

GUA - pervasive developmental disorder, other


Ledsagesygdomme

Autism and comorbidities

Comorbidities


Om behandlingen

The purpose of treatment

Treatment in the form of social education

Psychoeducation

Support and guidance for the family

Medication to treat comorbidities

Medication for other mental disorders

Medication for other mental disorders

Medication to treat disturbed sleep

Medication to combat physical illness


Gode råd

What can parents do?


Mere information

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