The association between bullying and the psychological functioning of children with autism spectrum disorders.

TitleThe association between bullying and the psychological functioning of children with autism spectrum disorders.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsZablotsky B, Bradshaw CP, Anderson C, Law PA
JournalJournal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP
Volume34
Issue1
Pagination1-8
Date Published2013 Jan
Abstract

Bullying has become a major national concern, particularly as it affects children with disabilities. The current study aimed to determine the association between psychiatric comorbid conditions, involvement in bullying (victim, bully, or bully-victim), and the immediate psychological correlates of bullying among children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).

DOI10.1155/2013/951319
Alternate JournalJ Dev Behav Pediatr