Date Presented 04/13/21
Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) experience high rates of unemployment. To address this concern, a systematic review was conducted to examine the efficacy of work-related training for individuals with ASD. The results suggest that various elements of work-related training programs prove efficacious in increasing employment outcomes in individuals with ASD, but further research is needed to determine if these methods would be useful in OT practice.
Primary Author and Speaker: Marie-Christine Potvin
Additional Authors and Speakers: Mindy Garfinkel