Sensory, Emotional and Cognitive Contributions to Anxiety in Autism Spectrum Disorders

@inproceedings{South2017SensoryEA,
  title={Sensory, Emotional and Cognitive Contributions to Anxiety in Autism Spectrum Disorders},
  author={Mikle South and Jacqui Rodgers},
  booktitle={Front. Hum. Neurosci.},
  year={2017}
}
Severe symptoms of anxiety add substantial additional burden to many individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Improved understanding of specific factors that contribute to anxiety in ASD can aid research regarding the causes of autism and also provide targets for more effective intervention. This mini-review article focuses on emerging evidence for three concepts that appear to be related to each other and which also strongly predict anxiety in ASD samples. Atypical sensory… CONTINUE READING
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