Category: Autism

  • North Carolina Early Childhood Resource List

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    (North Carolina ABCD Project, 2006) This document lists resources relevant to early childhood development service providers and policymakers.

  • Screening Your Child for Autism and Other Disorders

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    Information for parents on ASDs and the importance of early identification and intervention


  • Improving Health Outcomes for Children (IHOC) First STEPS Phase II Initiative: Improving Developmental, Autism, and Lead Screening for Children Final Evaluation Report

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    Carolyn Gray, Kimberley Fox, and Martha Elbaum Williamson (2013).  This report assesses changes in developmental, autism, and lead screening rates and evidence-based office processes in IHOC initiative practices. It summarizes lessons in implementing practice changes and challenges in using CHIPRA and IHOC measures at the practice-level to inform quality improvement.

  • Autism spectrum disorder screening and management practices among general pediatric providers

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    Susan Dosreis, et al. Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. Apr 2006; 27(2) Supplement 2: S88-S94. This study examines (1) the factors influencing the use of general developmental and autism-specific screening tools in primary care pediatric practice, (2) the barriers to providing these assessments, and (3) pediatricians’ beliefs regarding ASD (autism spectrum disorder) prevalence. (From abstract).