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A new review, published in the August issue of Pediatrics, shows the paucity of research with respect to teens and adults on the Autism Spectrum. Figuring out how to most effectively help this group is especially important, the reviewers note, because the period when teens with autism leave high school can be especially difficult. What’s more, most adults with autism live with their parents or in supported homes, fewer than a third are employed and those who are work in low-paying jobs.

 


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Missing Support