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11. Family Expectations Regarding the Transition to Adulthood in Autism


The purpose of this study is to explore parental expectations and concerns as their youths with autism spectrum disorder who have intense support needs (ASD-ISN) transition from high school to adulthood. Tamira White, a UNC doctoral student, is gathering parent perspectives to inform the design of support services for young adults.

Recruiting Info:

Recruiting PARENTS of students 16-22 years old with autism and intense service needs. Focus group discussions will be held in local communities. Study contact: Tamira White,; Phone: 984-664-0750

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