Behavioral Symptoms of Reported Abuse in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Inpatient Settings.

@article{Brenner2017BehavioralSO,
  title={Behavioral Symptoms of Reported Abuse in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Inpatient Settings.},
  author={Jamie Brenner and Zhaoxing Pan and Carla A Mazefsky and Kahsi A. Smith and Robin L. Gabriels},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2017}
}
The objective of this study was to examine how behavioral manifestations of trauma due to abuse are expressed in youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) compared outcomes between patients with a caregiver reported history of abuse and those without. Findings indicate that patients with ASD and reported abuse (i.e. physical… CONTINUE READING