Measurement of nonverbal IQ in autism spectrum disorder: scores in young adulthood compared to early childhood
Journal of autism and developmental disorders, Volume 45, Issue 4, 2015, Pages 966-974.
Cognitive abilityIntellectual disabilityAdaptive behaviorDaily living skills
Nonverbal IQ (NVIQ) was examined in 84 individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) followed from age 2 to 19. Most adults who scored in the range of intellectual disability also received scores below 70 as children, and the majority of adults with scores in the average range had scored in this range by age 3. However, within the lower...More
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