FROM SKATEBOARDS to DRIVING.... Can our kids do it?
You have a chance to participate in reasearch!
Participates needed for a study to access driving skills in the driving simulator for youth diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity (ADHD)
or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Participation may involve:
A phone interview with health and driving questions.
Participate in clinical tests (for example paper and pencil tests) and operating a driving sinulator.
Participates May Be Compensated for Study Involvement!
Eligibility to participate:
1. Must be 14-18 years old WITHOUT a driver's licenses or learner's
2. Have a diagnosis of:
ASD or ADHD
3. For healthy controls - No diagnosis of a neurological condition or
4. Have a parent who will provide consent and also attend the session
to answer questions about the youth (such as independence in life
5. Normal to above average intelligence: An IQ of 90 or higher.
For further information contact MIRIAM MONAHAN at UF's Department of Occupational Therapy.
Phone: (352) 273-6057
University of Florida Department of Occupational Therapy
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