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How COVID-19 has Impacted Secondary School Aged Students with Autism

(IRB#: IRB_00135759)

The purpose of this study is to explore the academic, psychological and social experiences of secondary school aged individuals with an autism spectrum disorder during COVID-19.


  • All genders
  • Over 7 years old
  • Healthy Volunteers
  •   From Home
  • Paid

Who can participate?

 Gender: All genders

  Age: Over 7 years old

  Volunteers: Healthy Volunteers

   Location: From Home

 COVID-19 Study

Inclusion Criteria

  • Be between 14-18 years of age
  • Have an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis
  • Have been enrolled in secondary education (i.e., high school) during the 2019-2020 school year
  • Have access to technology that will allow for virtual communication, that is a cellular device or computer with video and auditory capabilities
  • Have a parent or other caregiver who is also willing to participate

Exclusion Criteria

  • Presence of severe language impairment
  • Presence of intellectual impairment

Will I be paid for my time?


For more information contact:

Kayleigh Brennan


IRB#: IRB_00135759

PI: Kayleigh Brennan


Approval Date: 2020-09-03 00:44:00

Study Categories: COVID-19 Studies, Mental Health and Well-being Studies

Last Updated: 6/8/23