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ERIC Number: EJ593712
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
Improving Diagnostic and Assessment Services for Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.
Moore, Ken; McConkey, Roy; Sines, David; Cassidy, Arlene
Early Child Development and Care, v154 p1-11 Jul 1999
Used focus groups and questionnaires involving parents and professionals in Northern Ireland to develop consensus regarding diagnostic and assessment services for children with autistic-spectrum disorders. Validated results through meetings and comments on draft documents produced by a selected reference group. Identified recommendations for service improvements, focusing on providing local services, developing staff skills, and providing home-based supports. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom; United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)