Manualized social skills group training for children and adolescents with higher functioning autism spectrum disorder: protocol of a naturalistic multicenter, randomized controlled trial

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Choque Olsson, Nora; Tammimies, Kristiina; Bölte, Sven;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Translational Developmental Psychiatry
  • Journal: Translational Developmental Psychiatry

AbstractAutism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a lifelong neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impairments in social communication and interaction, and the presence of stereotyped, repetitive and restricted behavior, interests, and activities. Despite prior studies s... View more
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