The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5 defines Neurodevelopmental disorders as "a group of conditions with onset in the developmental period. The disorders typically manifest early in development, often before the child enters grade school, and are characterized by developmental deficits that produce impairments of personal, social, academic, or occupational functioning".
The DSM-5 categorizes the following disorders under Neurodevelopmental Disorders:
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Specific Learning Disorders
Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Autism Speaks is a prominent autism research and advocacy organization. The website contains links to apps, tool kits and a resource guide for families and individuals with autism spectrum disorders.