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Caregiver Burden for Parents of Individuals with ASD

Differences Across Intellectual Functioning

By Cleland, Jordan


This online article summarizes a study that explored the relationship between caregiver burden and parent, child, and service system characteristics in Canada. Consistent with previous studies, the results indicated that caregiver burden was high.

The Autism Spectrum Disorders Treatment and Care Research group, based out of York University, writes summaries of research studies on autism and developmental disabilities to inform parents, individuals with autism, practitioners, and the general public on recent findings about autism.

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This online article is in English


Chair in Autism Spectrum Disorders Treatment and Care Research
Ontario, Canada

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