Special Needs

2015

  • Autism Risk Associated with Parental Age and with Increasing Difference in Age Between the Parents pdfAutism Risk Associated with Parental Age and with Increasing Difference in Age Between the Parents (Sandin et al., 2015)
  • Impact of a Behavioural Sleep Intervention on Symptoms and Sleep in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and Parental Mental Health pdfImpact of a Behavioural Sleep Intervention on Symptoms and Sleep in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and Parental Mental Health: Randomised Controlled Trial (Hiscock, Sciberras, Mensah, Gerner, Efron, Khano, & Oberklaid, 2015)
  • Treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder among Children with Special Health Care Needs pdfTreatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder among Children with Special Health Care Needs (Visser, Bitsko, Danielson, Ghandour, Blumberg, Schieve, Holbrook, Wolraich, & Cuffe, 2015)

2014

  • Early Predictors of ASD in Young Children Using a Nationally Representative Data SetEarly Predictors of ASD in Young Children Using a Nationally Representative Data Set (Jeans et al., 2014)
  • Language Problems in Children with ADHD pdfLanguage Problems in Children with ADHD: A Community-based Study (Sciberras, Mueller, Efron, Bisset, Anderson, Schilpzand, Jongeling, & Nicholson, 2014)
  • Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years pdfPrevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years – Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 11 Sites, United States, 2010 (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2014)
  • Therapies for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder linkTherapies for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Behavioral Interventions Update (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2014)
  • Weighted Blankets and Sleep in Autistic Children pdfWeighted Blankets and Sleep in Autistic Children – A Randomized Controlled Trial (Gringras, Green, Wright, Rush, Sparrowhawk, Pratt, Allgar, Hooke, Moore, Zaiwalla & Wiggs, 2014)

2013

  • Changes in Prevalence of Parent-reported Autism Spectrum Disorder in School-aged U.S. Children pdfChanges in Prevalence of Parent-reported Autism Spectrum Disorder in School-aged U.S. Children: 2007 to 2011-2012 (US Department of Health and Human Services, 2013)
  • Inclusion of young children with disabilities in regulated child care in Canada pdfInclusion of young children with disabilities in regulated child care in Canada. A snapshot: Research, policy and practice (Occasional Paper No. 27) (Halfon & Friendly, 2013)

2011

  • Our nation's children at risk - A state-by-state report on early intervention pdfOur nation's children at risk - A state-by-state report on early intervention (Make the First Five Count/Easter Seals Disability Services, 2011)
  • Preterm birth and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in schoolchildren pdfPreterm birth and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in schoolchildren (Lindstrom, Lindblad, & Hjern, 2011, Pediatrics)
  • Socioeconomic status and the increased prevalence of autism in California pdfSocioeconomic status and the increased prevalence of autism in California (King & Bearman, 2011)

2010

  • Early medical and behavioral characteristics of NICU infants later classified with ASD pdfEarly medical and behavioral characteristics of NICU infants later classified with ASD (Karmel et al., 2010)