Prevalence and risk factors of maladaptive behaviour in young children with Autistic Disorder.

BACKGROUND Children with Autistic Disorder (AD) evidence more co-occurring maladaptive behaviours than their typically developing peers and peers with intellectual disability because of other aetiologies. The present study investigated the prevalence of Clinically Significant maladaptive behaviours during early childhood and identified at-risk subgroups of… CONTINUE READING