Health and Mental Health, Transition to Adulthood
National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN)
Little research has been conducted on the benefits of health care transition for youth with an autism spectrum disorder. This scientific poster discusses how youth with autism are less likely to receive health care transition services that maximize line-long functioning and potential.
Roux, Anne M., Shattuck, Paul T., Rast, Turcki, Renee, Newscaffer, Craig, and Plumb, Jennifer. Health care transition and youth with autism spectrum disorders. Philadelphia, PA: Life Course Outcomes Research Program, A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, Drexel University, 2015.