Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT)

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Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT)

Description

The Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) is a screening instrument that identifies children who are at risk for social-communication disorders. This tool is a short questionnaire that is completed by the parents and a primary health care worker at the child’s 18-month developmental checkup.

Developer:

Guy's Hospital; University College London; University of Cambridge

Funding Sources:

The National Autistic Society

History

Release Date: 2000
Original Summary: March 2007
Last Updated: 03/07/12

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