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ERIC Number: EJ632575
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1362-3613
Anxiety in High-Functioning Children with Autism.
Gillott, Alinda; Furniss, Fred; Walter, Ann
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v5 n3 p277-86 Sep 2001
Comparison of 15 high functioning children (ages 8-12) with autism and two control groups (specific language disabled or normally developing) on measures of anxiety and social worries found children with autism were most anxious on both measures used. High anxiety subscale scores for the autism group were on separation anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Findings are related to theories of autism and anxiety. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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