This section provides information about the New Zealand Autism Spectrum Disorder Guideline.
This section provides information about the New Zealand Autism Spectrum Disorder Guideline publication.
In particular, it provides guidance on recognition and referral of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for people working in health, disability, education and community settings, covering:
- basic signs and symptoms of ASD
- how to refer people for formal diagnosis when you suspect ASD
- the formal process of diagnosis.
Update: Autism Spectrum Disorder - clarification of eligibility for Disability Support Services
People with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are now eligible to access the full range of Disability Support Services. Find out more.