We added the public version of the AHAT to the AASPIRE Healthcare Toolkit at www.autismandhealth.org/ahat. The AHAT lets autistic adults and supporters create a customized accommodations report for healthcare providers.
A paper on Primary Care for Adults on the Autism Spectrum, which includes material developed by AASPIRE, has been published in Medical Clinics of North America. A PDF of the paper is available.
The AASPIRE Healthcare Toolkit web site is available at www.autismandhealth.org
The Autism Healthcare Accommodations Report (AHAT) that creates a customized report for individuals to give to their healthcare providers will be available on this site in late 2014.
We gave a presentation on the AASPIRE Healthcare Toolkit to the Oregon Commission on ASD. The Commission has been very helpful and supportive to us during the course of the project.
We've completed data collection for the Healthcare Toolkit Study 3. Many thanks to our particpants for their time. We will post a link to the public version of the toolkit web site soon, as well as post about publications from the project.
AASPIRE was the topic of one of the talks given at Portland State University's Social Determinants of Health Research to Action Symposium in Portland, Oregon. Information about the symposium and slides for all the talks can be found on the symposium web site.
We've published our first paper about the computer program we used to conduct the Partnering study. The paper is called "Development of an audio-computer assisted self-interview to investigate violence and health in the lives of adults with developmental disabilities". See Disability and Health Journal for an electronic copy.