Students should choose a topic from those below and perform a literature search regarding the research in that area. Papers should include at least 10 research articles. Papers should synthesize the research and draw conclusions about the current state of the science in that area. Topics: ? Effective transition strategies for students with ASD ? Behavioral support with high functioning students with ASD ? Stress and coping in families with children with ASD ? Assessment of children with multiple disabilities including ASD ? Intervention with children with multiple disabilities including ASD ? Research-based strategies for early intervention for children with ASD. Other topics with permission of instructor.