Anxiety, Sensory Over-responsivity, and Gastrointestinal Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Published January 1, 2013 in Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology

Anxiety, sensory processing problems and gastrointestinal (GI) issues occur frequently in children with ASD. This study examines the relationship between the three and finds that sensory over-responsivity and anxiety are highly associated and linked to GI problems.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=22850932

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