Journal of autism and developmental disorders

Early Identification of ASD Through Telemedicine: Potential Value for Underserved Populations.

Publication Date: 
Jan 01, 0000

Increasing access to diagnostic services is crucial for identifying ASD in young children. We therefore evaluated a telemedicine assessment procedure. First, we compared telediagnostic accuracy to blinded gold-standard evaluations (n = 20).

Coping, daily hassles and behavior and emotional problems in adolescents with high-functioning autism/Asperger's Disorder.

Publication Date: 
Feb 10, 2014

Although daily hassles and coping are associated with behavior and emotional problems in non-clinical populations, few studies have investigated these relationships in individuals with high-functioning autism/Asperger's Disorder (HFASD).

Using a personal digital assistant to increase independent task completion by students with autism spectrum disorder.

Publication Date: 
Sep 17, 2009

In this study, a personal digital assistant (PDA) with picture, auditory, and video prompts with voice over, was evaluated as a portable self-prompting device for students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

A comparative study: completion of fine motor office related tasks by high school students with autism using video models on large and small screen sizes.

Publication Date: 
Oct 18, 2012

The purpose of this investigation was to compare fine motor task completion when using video models presented on a smaller screen size (Personal Digital Assistant) compared to a larger laptop screen size.