ERIC Number: EJ593055
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Patterns of Adaptive Behavior in Very Young Children with Autism.
Stone, Wendy L.; Ousley, Opal Y.; Hepburn, Susan L.; Hogan, Kerry L.; Brown, Christia S.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v104 n2 p187-99 Mar 1999
A study used the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales to investigate patterns of adaptive behavior in 30 children with autism who were under 3 years. Relative to controls, participants demonstrated weaker socialization and communication skills and greater discrepancies between adaptive behavior and mental age. The utility of the scales is discussed. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales