News Items – May 17, 2012
Baby boomer caregiving: When it’s time, “It’s time.”
Forrest Hong, NASW-CA, gives a video interview.
Downside to Court-Ordered Child Support
Researcher Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the School of Social Work, also found that 5-year-old children have increased cognitive skills when there is an informal agreement between the mother and father to provide some financial support.
Health Buzz: 1 in 3 Autistic Young Adults Lack Jobs
U.S. News & World Report
“There is this wave of young children who have been diagnosed with autism who are aging toward adulthood,” study author Paul Shattuck, an assistant professor at Washington University’s Brown School of Social Work in St. Louis, told the Associated Press.