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Autistic Mother & Non-Autistic Daughter Relationships During Adolescence

Project end date: Ongoing project

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This study will explore how autistic mothers and their non-autistic adolescent daughters describe strengths, challenges, and communication in their parent-child relationships. Co-investigators of this study, who are both autistic mothers, helped develop the study topic and protocol. The research team will collaboratively decide how to present the research findings to prioritize the goals of the autistic community.

This study may be a good fit for you and your daughter if: You have a formal or self-diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Your daughter is between the ages of 13 and 19 and does not have a formal or self-diagnosis of ASD You and your daughter would like to share your perspectives of your mother-daughter relationship What does participation involve? You will each participate in a one-on- one interview (up to 90 minutes) You will both have the option to conduct the interview in-person, over Zoom, or over a text-based application You will each receive a $50 Amazon gift card to thank you for your time.

If you are interested in participating or have any questions about the study, please contact [email protected].