Anna J Esbensen
Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
- Comparisons between individuals with autism spectrum disorders and individuals with Down syndrome in adulthoodAnna J Esbensen
Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 115:277-90. 2010..Predictors of independence in adult life differed for adults with autism spectrum disorder as compared with adults who have Down syndrome. Implications for service delivery are discussed...
- Long-term impact of parental well-being on adult outcomes and dementia status in individuals with Down syndromeAnna J Esbensen
Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 118:294-309. 2013..Dementia status was also predicted by parental characteristics. The study suggests the importance of the family context for healthy aging in adults with Down syndrome...
- Accounting for the Down syndrome advantage?Anna J Esbensen
Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 116:3-15. 2011..However, younger maternal age and fewer social supports, as well as the behavioral phenotype, predicted higher levels of caregiving burden. Implications for future research on families of individuals with Down syndrome are discussed...