New Study Examines Relationship Between Bullying, Autism 29621

A new study conducted by the Interactive Autism Network (part of the Kennedy Krieger Institute) looked closely at why bullying in school continues to be a serious problem faced by children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).  The findings highlight two difficult truths - most autistic children have experienced bullying, and more than half feel they have been purposely provoked into fighting by bullies.

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