12 News: Girls and Autism

Researchers: Girls with autism go undiagnosed

SARRC's Director and VP of Research Christopher J. Smith, Ph.D., spoke with 12 News about how autism can vary between girls and boys.

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PHOENIX-Local researchers say girls with autism are going undiagnosed and it's a problem because early intervention is critical. A Valley family knows first-hand the struggles as they tried to get their young daughter the assistance she needs.

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