Autism Spectrum Disorders

This presentation was given at the iADH Berlin Congress 2014 by Professor Doctor Inge Kamp-Becker who is Professor of Autism Spectrum Disorders and lead psychiatrist in the department of child and adult psychiatry, University of Marburg, Germany. She was part of the german Guidelines Group for ASD and is on the scientific board of the self-help group Autismus and she has numerous grants and publications related to ASD and the neuro-biological basis of empathy and emotion .

The presentation describes and details ASD and dispels the common myths surrounding ASD suggests strategies for provision of dental care accounting for the characteristic impairments associated with individuals who have ASD.