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ERIC Number: EJ1103807
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Jul
Pages: 10
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ISSN: ISSN-0162-3257
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Service Needs across the Lifespan for Individuals with Autism
Turcotte, Paul; Mathew, Mary; Shea, Lindsay L.; Brusilovskiy, Eugene; Nonnemacher, Stacy L.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v46 n7 p2480-2489 Jul 2016
The goal of this research was to examine reported service needs among individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) of all ages. Data were generated from a state survey that queried the needs of children, adolescents and adults with ASD. Logistic regression was used to compare service use and need among these age groups. Adults with ASD were less likely to be receiving multiple types of services, and more likely to have a need for services. These findings demonstrate that adults with ASD have more and different needs for services. These results can inform policy and program planning to put in place the services adults with ASD need.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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