24 February 2005

Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (and other good ASD resources)



CHAT = Checklist for Autism in Toddlers
MCHAT = Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers

They're intended to be used at 18 months of age, and are being increasingly recommended for screening of all toddlers. Good idea.


Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) by Simon Baron-Cohen, Ph.D., Tony Charman, Ph.D., et al.
Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) by Diana Robins, M.A., Deborah Fein, Ph.D., et al.
M-CHAT Abstract and Scoring Instruction
M-CHAT Online (Note: M-CHAT Online is administered following the PEDS when the child being screened is between 18 and 59 months)

Also, this page lists current studies related to ASD which are recruiting participants.

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