Ratings of Executive Function and Memory in Children With ADHD and Asperger’s Disorder
Poster Session II - Board: II-065
Friday, May 22, 2009, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yerba Buena 7
Comparisons of children with Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder and Asperger's Disorder on executive function abilities are inconclusive. Parents of rigorously diagnosed children with ADHD or AS completed the BRIEF and a memory perception survey. Significant differences were only found in perceptions of memory abilities. Implications of differences and similarities are discussed.