The Gender Bias in Autism - Are Girls & Women Going Undiagnosed?
Dr Dhanya Pillai, Consultant Clinical Psychologist
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You might have heard that autism is more common among boys than girls, and the ratio that is often quoted is four boys to one girl. But is there a gender bias that’s resulting in girls and women going undiagnosed? Here to help us break down these biases is Dr Dhanya Pillai, a consultant clinical psychologist.
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Produced by: Lim Sue Ann, Janese Wong
Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek
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Categories: Health Policy, Diseases & Conditions, Mental Health, Healthy Living, Fitness, Medical Innovation and Technology, Science
Tags: The Bigger Picture, Health & Living, autism spectrum disorder, mental health, gender bias, disability, discrimination, stigma,