ERIC Number: EJ519886
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
An Alternative View of Outcome in Autism.
Ruble, Lisa A.; Dalrymple, Nancy J.
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v11 n1 p3-14 Spr 1996
A retrospective study of 46 individuals with autism analyzed outcome data using, first, classical definitions of outcome and, second, a reconceptualization based on criteria of competency and quality of life. Four case studies of young adults doing well illustrate the multitude of variables that impact on long-term outcome. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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