Preschool children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) differed from each other in symptom severity and adaptive functioning at the time of diagnosis and some of these differences appeared to increase by age 6, according to a study published online by JAMA Psychiatry.
A PhD candidate in the McMaster Integrative Neuroscience Discovery and Study program is developing a mobile psychiatric assessment tool for use with children in developing countries.
The new Offord Centre website has launched.
Congratulations to Offord Centre associate member Jean Clinton, who was appointed as a special advisor to the Premier of Ontario and the Minister of Education.
The Offord Centre staff have finished their move out of the Patterson Building.
The ASD Mental Health blog sat down with Dr. Stelios Georgiades to learn more about his research on children with autism.
Michael Boyle has been officially named to the position.
Many teens could use a full mental-health checkup, says Dr. Szatmari.
On March 3rd, McMaster President Patrick Deane paid a visit to the Offord Centre to meet the staff and faculty and to learn about the various initiatives that are underway, through discussions and a poster display.
CBC Hamilton has run a 5-part news series about children living in poverty in Hamilton and the link to mental health problems.