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Snapshot 78

Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute
Addressing the Needs of Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder: Considerations and Complexities for High School Interventions

The needs of adolescents with ASD often extend well beyond social needs. They include academic and behavioral needs and, especially, the development of independent functioning.

See also:
Snapshot 77 Promoting Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships
Snapshot 76 The Roles and Needs of Families of Adolescents With ASD
Snapshot 75 Promoting Social Competence and Peer Relationships for Adolescents With ASD
Snapshot 74 Addressing the Academic Needs of Adolescents With ASD in Secondary Education
Snapshot 73 Supporting Independence in Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum
Snapshot 72 Applying an Implementation Science Framework for Adoption of a Comprehensive Program for High School Students With Autism Spectrum Disorder


Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute. (2016, April). Addressing the needs of adolescents with autism spectrum disorder: Considerations and complexities for high school interventions (Snapshot No. 78). Chapel Hill, NC: Author.