Services and care for adults with autism spectrum disorder in the European Union: a multi-site assessment by the ASDEU Consortium

Abstract

Background and objectives / introduction Due to the childhood research focus, little is known of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in adulthood or the readiness of communities to provide adult services. The study objective is to... [ view full abstract ]

Ethics and permissions statement and / or disclosure of potential conflict of interest (if relevant)

This project has been determined to be exempt from ethical and research review by the Danish Data Protection Agency and the Research Support Unit at Aarhus University. The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Diana Schendel (University of Aarhus)
  2. Christine Kloster Warberg (University of Aarhus)
  3. Christiane Bach (Medical University of Vienna)
  4. Robert Diehm (Medical University of Vienna)
  5. Georgi Iskrov (Bulgarian Association for Promotion of Education and Science (BAPES))
  6. Rumen Stefanov (Bulgarian Association for Promotion of Education and Science (BAPES))
  7. Lucie Bouvet (University Toulouse 2)
  8. Bernadette Rogé (University Toulouse 2 Jean Jaurès UT2J)
  9. Anthony Staines (Dublin City University, School of Nursing and Human Sciences)
  10. Mary Rose Sweeny (Dublin City University, School of Nursing and Human Sciences)
  11. Thóra Leósdóttir (State Diagnostic and Counselling Centre, Kópavogur, Iceland)
  12. Evald Saemundsen (State Diagnostic and Counselling Centre, Kópavogur, Iceland)
  13. Filippo Muratori (IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris, Pisa (Calambrone), Italia; University of Pisa)
  14. Irma Moilanen (University and University Hospital of Oulu)
  15. Mika Gissler (University and University Hospital of Oulu)
  16. Tarja Parviainen (The Finnish Association for Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome)
  17. Pekka Tani (University of Helsinki)
  18. Rafal Kawa (University of Warsaw)
  19. Ewa Pisula (University of Warsaw, Faculty of Psychology)
  20. Astrid Vicente (Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge)
  21. Magdalena Efrim (Victor Babes National Institute of Pathology)
  22. Ian Dale (The National Autistic Society)
  23. Carol Povey (The National Autistic Society)
  24. Noelia Flores (University of Salamanca)
  25. Patricia Garcia-primo (Instituto de Salud Carlos)
  26. Cristina Jenaro (University of Salamanca)
  27. Maria Luisa Monroy (University of Salamanca)
  28. Celia Rasga (Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge)
  29. Manuel Posada (Instituto de Salud Carlos)

Topic Area

Topics: Research

Session

S7 » Symposia: Management of challenging behaviour; eating/feeding disorders (16:30 - Friday, 16th September, Tinto Room)