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Video: Preparing for adulthood: teenagers with autism spectrum disorder

9-15 years

In this short video, parents discuss the transition into adulthood for their teenagers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). They talk about having a good support network, so children can get good advice and learn practical skills. Parents discuss possible jobs their children might do when they get older. One mum says, ‘I would always encourage him to follow his aspirations’.

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Last updated or reviewed
23-02-2017

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