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New Intervention Program Teaches Career Skills to High School Students with Autism

Associate Professors of Psychology Nicole Ditchman and Eun-Jeong Lee are collaborating on the launch of a new intervention program aimed at helping high school students with autism spectrum disorder to develop work-related social skills. The program will run in eight to 10 schools in Illinois and Michigan between 2019 and 2021, and is funded by a $1.4 million grant from the United States Department of Defense. Ditchman and Lee are working in partnership with researchers at the Michigan State University to execute the program. Read the full story here.