Child Care Problems and Employment Among Families With Preschool-Aged Children With Autism in the United States

  title={Child Care Problems and Employment Among Families With Preschool-Aged Children With Autism in the United States},
  author={Guillermo Montes and Jill S. Halterman},
  pages={e202 - e208}
BACKGROUND. The impact of childhood autism on parental employment is largely unknown. OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this work was to describe the child care arrangements of children with autism and to determine whether families of preschool-aged children with autism are more likely to report that child care arrangements affected employment compared with typically developing children and children at high risk for developmental problems. METHODS. Parents of 16282 preschool-aged children were surveyed… 

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