- supported employment was associated with improvements in quality of life (1 study), ASD symptoms (1 study), and cognitive functioning (1 study).
- three studies reported that interventions increased rates of employment for young adults with ASD.
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Reference: Julie Lounds Taylor et al. A Systematic Review of Vocational Interventions for Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorders. Pediatrics 2012; 130:3 531-538; published ahead of print August 27, 2012, doi:10.1542/peds.2012-0682