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CASD 7317X/CBSE 7685T Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders: Working with Families and Partnerships

Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders, Professor Susan Longtin

Families and Partnerships

This unit addresses the complexity of immediate and extended familial relationships in ASD including those of the parent-child dyad, grandparents, siblings, as well as intimate partners.   Issues such as changing interpersonal relationships over time, family stresses, coping mechanisms, and needed support are addressed.  

Later Years of Kim Peak

Autism Grows Up

Autism Grows Up Documentary from The Ability Hub on Vimeo. Trailer for documentary on employment in ASD. Features adult with AS who works in a TV studio and interview with his mother.