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A Review of Emergency Visits made by Youth and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder from the Parent Perspective
(Emerald Publishing, 2018)
Purpose: Past research has shown individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) visit hospital emergency departments (ED) at high rates. In order to assist individuals with ASD, their families and health care providers ...
Plugged in: Electronics use in youth and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
(Sage Publishing, 01/01/2016)
Although electronic technology currently plays an integral role for most youth, there are growing concerns of its excessive and compulsive use. The current study documents patterns and impact of electronics use in individuals ...
Representing Autism in Television: Perpetuating the Stereotypes
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is increasing in prevalence in North America. The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (2018) notes that in 2000 the rate of diagnosis was 1 in ...