Supporting families of young children with autism

 
This article identifies characteristics and challenges encountered by families that include young children with autism. Emphasis is on three issues in providing needed support services: (1) enhancing family competence and confidence; (2) addressing support from a lifestyle perspective; and (3) arranging for stability and continuity in support relationships.

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Infants and Young Children

Authors

  • Glen Dunlap
  • Lise Fox