Pervasive developmental disorders

Kerry Jane Bull, Avril Vaux Brereton, Bruce John Tonge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

Abstract

Over 60 years ago, Dr Leo Kanner introduced the word autism, derived from the Greek word auto, or self, to the scientific community (Kanner 1943).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationContemporary approaches to infant and child mental health
EditorsLouise Newman, Sarah Mares
Place of PublicationAustralia
PublisherIP Communications
Pages112 - 148
Number of pages37
Edition1
ISBN (Print)9780980864977
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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