- Review the neurodevelopmental disorders in the DSM-5.
- Review the interactive media program “Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Case Study” found in this week’s Learning Resources.
- Review the interactive media program “Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD): A Case Study” found in this week’s Learning Resources.
- Select one of these two neurodevelopmental disorders on which to focus for this Discussion.
Post the following:
- Based on the DSM-5 and the scholarly articles found in this week’s Learning Resources, define and explain the neurodevelopmental disorder exemplified in the case study that you selected.
- Explain how and why some of the symptoms associated with neurodevelopmental disorders contribute to criminal behavior.
- Explain the forensic psychological implications of this neurodevelopmental disorder.
Note: Your posts should be substantial (300–500 words), supported with scholarly evidence from your research and/or the Learning Resources, and properly cited using APA style. Personal anecdotes are acceptable within meaningful responses but cannot stand alone as a response.