ADOS-2 Testing

What is ADOS-2

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) is an evaluative tool that can make the process of diagnosis easier. Each individual on the autism spectrum is unique, but the test manages to present a standardized protocol for professionals to use in observations.

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule can be a valuable instrument when it comes to evaluating communication and socialization characteristics commonly associated with autism. The diagnostic tool uses target behaviors to gauge the child’s responses during specific tasks.

The test is very useful tool because it can accommodate people of different ages, and of different abilities. The test is as effective for nonverbal individuals as it is for those who speak fluently. It is appropriate for toddlers, children and adults.

ADOS-2 Evaluation

ADOS-2 is an assessment measure that typically takes about 60 to 90 minutes to complete. The test evaluates the individual’s responses in the realms of communication, imaginative use of objects, social interaction and play skills. The evaluator presents different activities, and measures responses.

Who Uses the ADOS-2

Many Insurances such as Tricare, BCBS, United are now requiring ADOS-2 Testing for evaluation of ASD diagnoses under DSM-V. Compass is currently only provider in the area Trained to administer the testing. The ADOS-2 is ideal for professionals who are familiar with autistic disorders, and who have training in administering the test. Compass staff is trained to administer the ADOS-2 testing and results will be sent to your referring Doctor to further evaluate and conclude ASD diagnoses.

To get started please fill out brief information and Compass Staff will schedule ADOS-2 Assessment Testing. Call us at 1-800-832-9419 for more info.

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