As a librarian, books are very important to me and one in particular, the DSM-V (or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition) is one that plays a role within the autism community.

With the release last year of the 5th edition, much was made of how it would effect those with autism and while it’s no longer in the news much these days, there is a nice article about it over at the Autism Speaks website. It’s entitled “DSM-5 & Autism: Autism-Speaks Study Clarifies Impact of New Criteria”.


Autism Librarian


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s