Asked by Talik Totten on Feb 18, 2024

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Disorders characterized by impairment in two key areas of development including deficits in social interactions, communication with others, and repetitive patterns of behavior are called

A) chronic developmental disorders.
B) autism spectrum disorder.
C) intellectual development disorder.
D) conduct disorder.

Conduct Disorder

Syndrome marked by chronic disregard for the rights of others, including specific behaviors such as stealing, lying, and engaging in acts of violence.

  • Understanding the different types of developmental disorders.
  • Recognizing the key areas of impairment in developmental disorders.
  • Identifying the symptoms and characteristics of autism spectrum disorder.
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Khargbir Singh

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
B
Explanation :
Autism spectrum disorder is characterized by deficits in social interactions, communication with others, and repetitive patterns of behavior. Chronic developmental disorders and intellectual development disorder are not specific diagnoses, and conduct disorder is characterized by a pattern of behavior that violates the basic rights of others and societal norms.