ERIC Number: EJ676256
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
Psychosocial Functioning in a Group of Swedish Adults with Asperger Syndrome or High-Functioning Autism.
Engstrom, I.; Ekstrom, L.; Emilsson, B.
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v7 n1 p99-110 Mar 2003
A study investigated psychosocial functioning in 16 Swedish adults with Asperger syndrome or high-functioning autism. The majority lived independently; all but one were unemployed; and none was married or had children. Most persons needed a high level of public and/or private support. Overall adjustment was rated good in 12%. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Sweden