All About Autism Podcast 038: A Brief Discussion About the DSM-5


DSM-5May 2013 has arrived, which brings the release of the DSM-5. So, for Episode 038, your hosts, Dave and Heather Eaton, have a brief discussion of basic information about the DSM-5 by answering the following questions:

– What is the DSM-5?
– What is the APA?
– Who revises the DSM?
– What changes have been made to ASD in the new manual?
– Discussion about the change with the classification of Asperger Syndrome.
Just to name a few…

The All About Autism Podcast is talk radio for those desiring to be familiarized, energized, apprised, advised and empathized with regarding all things Autism. Your husband-and-wife hosts, Dave and Heather Eaton, bring you a weekly show with new releases every single Saturday.

Show Notes:
1.) Introduction
2.) Autism in the News
– Aging Out: Kids With Autism Fall Off Cliff After Graduation
3.) Main Theme: A Brief Discussion About the DSM-5
4.) My Friend Bill:
– Heather’s friend Bill tells jokes and sings
5.) Listener Feedback
– Question from Jonathan
6.) Closing / Credits

Special thanks goes out to Jonathan for writing to us, and to our friend, Bill. We’re grateful for your contributions to the show.

Next week’s episode: Episode 039 will be released next Saturday, May 11, 2013. Don’t miss it!

Links for this episode:

Documentary: Best Kept Secret (2013)

Jason Producer Jason recommends: Burning Bright (2010)

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