Supporting young adults on the autism spectrum towards independence: Lessons from the Netherlands

How can service providers help young adults on the autism spectrum find their way towards successful independent living? What factors need to be taken into account, what promotes independence and a good quality of life, and what might barriers might there be? Six young men with autism under the age of 30 who were living in different types of residential settings in different locations were interviewed.

Auteur(s):
Mitzi Waltz, Garnout Speelmans and Mieke Cardol
Publicatiejaar:
2016
Soort publicatie:
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Good Autism Practice, 2016, 17 (2): 5-15.