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Physical Activity Levels In Teens With Autism

By Lai, Jonathan

Summary

This online article briefly summarizes a research study which measured physical activity in adolescents with autism and a typically-developing control group. The adolescents with autism participated in less physical activity than the typically-developing adolescents.

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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Visit www.asdmentalhealth.blog.yorku.ca/files/2017/04/Stanish.Physical-Activity-Levels-in-Teens-with-Autism-.pdf

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Chair in Autism Spectrum Disorders Treatment and Care Research
Ontario, Canada
2017

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