Experiences of receiving a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder: a survey of adults in the United kingdom.

@article{Jones2014ExperiencesOR,
  title={Experiences of receiving a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder: a survey of adults in the United kingdom.},
  author={Lydia Jones and Lorna Goddard and Elisabeth L. Hill and Lucy A Henry and Laura Crane},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2014},
  volume={44 12},
  pages={3033-44}
}
A total of 128 adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders were surveyed concerning the process they went through to obtain their diagnosis and the subsequent support they received. Results suggested that routes to diagnosis were quite heterogeneous and overall levels of satisfaction with the diagnostic process were mixed; 40 % of respondents… CONTINUE READING