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ERIC Number: EJ632573
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1362-3613
Towards a New Functional Assessment of Autistic Dysfunction in Children with Developmental Disorders: The Behaviour Function Inventory.
Adrien, Jean-Louis; Roux, Sylvie; Couturier, Guylene; Malvy, Joelle; Guerin, Pascaline; Debuly, Sabine; Lelord, Gilbert; Berthelemy, Catherine
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v5 n3 p249-64 Sep 2001
This paper describes the development of the Behaviour Function Inventory (BFI), an instrument designed to assess particular disorders of psychological development and functioning in children with developmental disorders including autism. A study of the reliability and validity of the scale indicated that the BFI provides precise information on the functional symtomatology of autism, showing clear evidence of some disordered areas of functioning. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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