The association between self-injurious behaviors and autism spectrum disorders

A key area of concern in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are self-injurious behaviors (SIBs). These are behaviors that an individual engages in that may cause physical harm, such as head banging, or self-biting. SIBs are more common in children with ASD than those who are typically de...

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Main Author: Minshawi, Noha F
Hurwitz, Sarah
Fodstad, Jill C
Biebl, Sara
Morriss, Danielle H
McDougle, Christopher J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Dove Medical Press 2014
Data of publication: 2014
ISSN: 1179-1578
1179-1578
EISSN: 1179-1578
Discipline: Psychology
Bibliography: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3990505/pdf/
Psychology Research and Behavior Management
doi:10.2147/PRBM.S44635
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Harvard University Library DASH
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