Don't like the rise in Autism? The words "Autism Epidemic" scare you? Don't worry. These guys will change the definition for you, so that according to them “The proposed changes would put an end to the autism epidemic,”.
Read entire article here
Also from the article:
"The likelihood of being left out under the new definition depended on
the original diagnosis: About a quarter of those identified with classic
autism in 1993 would not be so identified under the proposed criteria;
about three quarters of those with Asperger’s would not qualify; and 85
percent of those with P.D.D.-N.O.S. would not."
Look forward to a future where it is even harder to get services and justice for vulnerable individuals on the spectrum.
If this doesn't reek of denial and injustice, I don't know what does.