WFXG: AU launching study to help adults with autism

As autistic children move into adulthood, Occupational Therapist Teal Benevides says it is imperative that their health care needs evolve with them. Benevides’ latest project on caring for autistic adults was featured on WFXG, and the study is expected to launch later this year.

WFXG: Augusta University launching study to help adults with autism

Feb. 18, 2017

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