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Parental Perspectives and Supporting Families

Yale Autism Seminar

By Singer, Alison


This online video, part of the Yale Autism Program's undergraduate seminar on autism, provides a parental perspective of autism. It describes effects of autism on families, and discusses why some families become distrustful of science and pursue pseudoscientific treatments.

"The Autism Program at Yale is an interdisciplinary group of clinicians and scholars dedicated to providing comprehensive clinical services to children with autism spectrum disorders and their families." [Website]

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This online video is in English


Yale Autism Program
Connecticut, United States

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