The experiences and needs of female adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder.

@article{Baldwin2016TheEA,
  title={The experiences and needs of female adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder.},
  author={Susanna Baldwin and Debra Costley},
  journal={Autism : the international journal of research and practice},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={
          483-95
        }
}
There is limited large-scale research into the lived experiences of female adults who have an autism spectrum disorder with no co-occurring intellectual disability. Drawing on the findings of an Australia-wide survey, this report presents self-report data from n = 82 women with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder in the areas of health, education, employment, social and community activities. Where relevant, comparisons are provided with the male subset of the same study population… CONTINUE READING
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