Jun 29, · Assessment for Autism Diagnosis A formal diagnosis is done by a psychologist, psychiatrist, or neuropsychologist who does adult ASD assessments. A good place to start to find such a person is through your local autism society or by contacting the governing body for that profession. Some adults seek an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis when one of their own kids, or another family member, turns out to have it. Others are steered in that direction by a .
Jul 23, · Diagnosis of autism in adults There are currently no standard diagnostic criteria for adults with suspected ASD, but they are in development. In the meantime, clinicians primarily diagnose adults.