Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/22304
Title: Making the Transition from Diagnosis to Treatment-planning: Validity, Reliability and Factor Structure of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Behaviour Checklist
Contributor(s): Bitsika, Vicki  (author); Sharpley, Christopher  (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2018
DOI: 10.1080/1034912x.2017.1346788
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/22304
Abstract: The validity, reliability and factor structure of the Autism Spectrum Disorder Behaviour Checklist-Revised (ASDBC-R) were measured in a sample of 140 boys with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) aged between 6 and 18 years. Internal consistency (Cronbach's alpha) was satisfactory and the ASDBC-R significantly correlated with the Social Responsiveness Scale (SRS). Factor analysis of the ASDBC-R revealed a five-factor solution, which included all of the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for ASD but with considerable overlap across criteria and factors. Agreement between ASDBC-R factors and SRS subscales was significant for three ASDBC-R factors but only marginal for the remaining two factors. Results indicated that the ASDBC-R could be used to develop targeted behavioural treatment plans for children with ASD across a range of settings, thus improving the development of individualised interventions for children with ASD.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Source of Publication: International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, 65(1), p. 22-32
Publisher: Routledge
Place of Publication: United Kingdom
ISSN: 1465-346X
1034-912X
Field of Research (FOR): 110903 Central Nervous System
Socio-Economic Outcome Codes: 920111 Nervous System and Disorders
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
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