Will You Friend Me? The Complex Relationship Between Media and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder
McLeod Frampton Gwynette, MD
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
This activity was developed for physicians along with nurses and ancillary staff.
At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:
- Describe the pattern of screen time usage in patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) compared to neurotypical peers.
- Discuss the evidence for using technology to assist in the treatment of patients with ASD.
- Identify the unique risks of extended screen time and/or internet usage for patients with ASDs.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.50 Attendance