Jocelyn Gorlin, an experienced pediatric nurse practitioner pursuing a PhD at the University of Minnesota, is conducting a study to explore the experiences of families who live with a school-age child (5-12 years old) who has autism. The study consists of individual and family discussions to identify strengths and concerns you may have. Interviews will be arranged at your convenience.
Kim Bolling, the spouse of a man whom she believes has AS, and also a doctoral candidate at Antioch University New England in Keene, NH, is the principal investigator on a research project that is a quantitative study of relational adjustment in couples in which at least one partner has AS or ASD.
A graduate student in the Department of Learning and Organizational Change at Northwestern University is conducting a research study to explore the types of learning supports needed in organizations that enable individuals with autism to thrive.
This research, conducted by Texas Woman's University, is to study parents' cultural perceptions and level of trust in individuals of different cultures and how it can affect the parents' decision to accept a diagnosis and/or mental health services for their child. Click here to participate. If you have questions, contact Andrea Wierzchowski at 903.229.2302.