International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions

IACAPAP’s Autism Declaration (2012)

Posted on December 10, 2012

IACAPAP’s Autism Declaration (2012) was released October 9, 2012.

“Autism Spectrum Disorders (hereafter termed ‘autism’) are the most serious child psychiatric disorders…. IACAPAP asserts the importance to nations of well-funded, high quality, ethically delivered education and treatment for individuals with autism and PDD, and to all children and adolescents with serious psychiatric and developmental disorders.”