Anxiety and autism spectrum disorders

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Upon review of studies, researchers concluded that about 40% of children with ASD had at least one comorbid diagnosed anxiety disorder. Psychologists include numerous diagnoses under the heading of Anxiety Disorders, but the debilitating force behind them all is the presence of excessive worry and fear.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Enigma of Autism Genius, Disorder or Just Different?
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781536125986
ISBN (Print)9781536125979
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2017
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Psychology


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