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Measuring subjective quality of life in autistic adults with the PROMIS global–10: Psychometric study and development of an autism-specific scoring method.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Autism: The International Journal of Research & Practice. Jan2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p145-157. 13p.

Abstract: Quality of life is widely acknowledged as one of the most important outcomes in autism research, but few measures of this construct have been validated for use in autistic people. The goal of the current study was to examine the psychometric properties...

A longitudinal study of the mental health of autistic children and adolescents and their parents during COVID-19: Part 1, quantitative findings.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Autism: The International Journal of Research & Practice. Jan2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p105-116. 12p.

Abstract: Autistic children and adolescents and their parents are likely to have been disproportionally affected during the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been little focus on how the mental health of these vulnerable families developed during the pandemic and how...

Social support and links to quality of life among middle-aged and older autistic adults.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Autism: The International Journal of Research & Practice. Jan2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p92-104. 13p.

Abstract: Social support has a positive impact on quality of life (QoL) in neurotypical older adults and young autistic adults, but the association for older autistic adults is unclear. Autistic adults (n = 388; mean age = 40–83 years) were recruited via Simons ...

Twenty‐year longitudinal birth cohort study of individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder before seven years of age.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry. Dec2022, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p1563-1573. 11p. 2 Diagrams, 2 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Background: Previous longitudinal studies have demonstrated that psychosocial outcomes for autistic adults are very limited. However, most studies are clinic‐based and liable to selection bias and major methodological problems. Methods: We conducted a ...

Reliability and Validity of the School Function Assessment for Children with Disabilities in Korea: Applying Rasch Analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Disability, Development & Education. Jan2023, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p32-44. 13p. 7 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: This study verified validity and reliability of the School Function Assessment (SFA) using Rasch analysis in South Korean school-based occupational therapy sites serving children with intellectual disabilities and others. Participants were 103 elementa...

Over-Imitation in Four-to-Six-Year-Old Children with Autism and Typically Developing Children.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Disability, Development & Education. Jan2023, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p45-55. 11p. 2 Charts.

Abstract: This study adds to the existing pool of knowledge regarding the imitative behavior of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Methods: The over-imitation behaviors of preschool children with ASD were compared to age-matched typically developing (...

Reasons for alcohol use and non-use by underage U.S. autistic youth: A qualitative study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Autism: The International Journal of Research & Practice. Jan2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p213-225. 13p.

Abstract: This study describes the views and experiences of autistic youth about alcohol, including reasons for use and nonuse. We conducted 40 semi-structured interviews with autistic youth aged 16–20 years old. Of these, 20 had consumed alcohol in the past yea...

'Someone like-minded in a big place': Autistic young adults' attitudes towards autistic peer support in mainstream education.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Autism: The International Journal of Research & Practice. Jan2023, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p76-91. 16p.

Abstract: Autistic young people in mainstream schools often experience low levels of peer social support, have negative perceptions of their differences and feel disconnected from their school community. Previous research findings have suggested that encouraging...

Children's lives and rights under lockdown: A Northern Irish perspective by autistic young people.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Children & Society. Jan2023, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p29-54. 26p. 15 Color Photographs, 1 Black and White Photograph, 1 Chart.

Abstract: By June 2021, children and young people had experienced two periods of lockdown and home learning in Northern Ireland. The detrimental impact of these periods of indefinite confinement is wider reaching than reported educational stagnation, with the fu...

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