|Age:||18 and older|
|Keywords:||autism, therapy, school|
The combined multi-level sample for both studies will include 74 programs/districts, 148 agency/district leaders, 590 providers (average of 8 per program/district) and 590 parents (1 per provider). It is estimated that an additional 590 participants will complete the 360 Organizational Assessment. Providers are expected to be approximately 85% female and 35% Hispanic. Parent participants are expected to be approximately 80% female and 60% Hispanic.
Mental health programs will be those providing publicly funded psychotherapy services to children in San Diego, Sacramento and LA Counties. Districts will be those providing public education services to elementary school children with ASD in San Diego, Sacramento and LA Counties.
Inclusion Criteria for Leaders
(1) Identified as Program Managers at an enrolled site or identified as Program Specialist in an enrolled program/district
Inclusion Criteria for Providers
Employed at a participating program/district Employed for at least the next 7 months Has an eligible child on current caseload/classroom (see below) Did not participate in the AIM HI or CPRT effectiveness studies Inclusion Criteria for Parent Participants (enrolled in a dyad with participating provider)
Has a child age 3-13 years. Has a child with a current ASD diagnosis on record or a primary educational classification of autism as indicated in school records Inclusion Criteria for 360 degree Organizational Assessment
Identified as a leader or provider at enrolled site Linked to a participant leader (either as a supervisor or direct report)
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