Tri-State Webinar: ASD & Mental Health: When Is It Autism: Differential Diagnosis: Part 1 of 2


This two-part series will discuss issues surrounding autism and mental health. In Part 1,  Robert Cox, MA, PLPC, NCC, will discuss differential diagnosis and autism. Differential diagnosis is the distinguishing of a particular diagnosis or condition from others that present similar clinical features. During this webinar, Robert will discuss the co-occurring conditions, and the differences between autism and these conditions, as well as treatment options.

Learner Objectives:

After viewing this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • List the major diagnostic criteria for autism
  • List the common co-morbid disorders known to appear with autism
  • Distinguish between the major co-morbid disorders and autism as a primary diagnosis
  • Distinguish between trauma and autism

Certificate of Completion:

To earn a Certificate of Completion/Attendance for an archived Tri-State Webinar:

  1. View the archived webinar on our Moodle site
  2. Submit responses to the Study Questions (on Moodle)
  3. A Certificate of Completion will automatically be populated. Download and/or print.

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The webinars are listed by category and alphabetical order. The category for this webinar is Mental Health.



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