Kids with Autism at Increased Risk for Bullying, Even from Siblings

Autism and bullying

Researchers at the University of York, Manchester Metropolitan University, and the University of Warwick used data from more than 8,000 children in theMillennium Cohort Study, which tracks the lives of about 19,000 young people born in the United Kingdom beginning in the year 2000. Of those children selected, 231 had autism.

The study was published this week in the journal Autism and Developmental Disorders.

Source: Kids with Autism at Increased Risk for Bullying, Even from Siblings


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