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A collection of papers that make significant and original contributions to the field of educational and child psychology. This issue focuses on bridging the gap between psychological assessment and educational instruction.
About the Contributors
Guest Editorial - Autism spectrum disorders: A major dimension for educational and applied psychology
Tommy MacKay, Anne Greig & Micaela Connolly
Developing an intervention to improve reading comprehension for children and young people with autism spectrum disorders.
Horatio Turner, Anna Remington & Vivian Hill
The use of a peer-mediated intervention for a pupil with autism spectrum disorder: Pupil, peer and staff perceptions
Nadia Ezzamel & Caroline Bond
WISC-IV UK profiles of children with autism spectrum disorder in a specialist autism service
Karen Stack, Raegan Murphy, Paula Prendeville & Maria O’Halloran
Parents’ experiences of the diagnostic process for girls with autism spectrum disorder in Ireland: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis
Kate Rabbitte, Paula Prendeville & William Kinsella
Pakistani mothers’ experiences of parenting a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Ireland
Saima Habib, Paula Prendeville, Asma Abdussabur & William Kinsella
‘Forest School is muddy and I like it’: Perspectives of young children with autism spectrum disorders, their parents and educational professionals
Katherine Bradley & Dawn Male