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Psychotropic medication use among adolescents and young adults with an autism spectrum disorder: Parent views about medication use and health care services
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishers, 2015-04)
Objectives: Psychotropic medications are frequently used to treat mental health and behavioral issues in adolescents and adults with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Although parents of individuals with ASD frequently ...
Predictors of emergency service use in adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder living with family
(BMJ Publising Group Limited, 2015-10)
Introduction. The use of emergency services among adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) transitioning into adult health services has not been well described. Objectives. To describe emergency service ...
Empowerment and Parent Gain as Mediators and Moderators of Distress in Mothers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
(Spring International Publishing, 2015-07)
Mothers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) experience considerable amounts of distress and experiences of crisis. The Family Adjustment and Adaptation Response model provides a theory for understanding the ...