Date Presented 4/21/2018
Racial and ethnic disparities in service access for children with autism disproportionately impact African-American families. This qualitative study identified caregiver beliefs, knowledge, and expectations that influenced their help seeking and the specific help-seeking steps they used to obtain care.
Primary Author and Speaker: Teal Benevides
Additional Authors and Speakers: Beth DeGrace, Pam Kearney
Contributing Authors: Mallory Lanier, Sharon Cosper