An Analysis of the Correspondence Between the Measures Collected by an Autism Treatment Center and its Stated Mission Goals

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This study was a program evaluation for an autism treatment center for the period of April 2008 through August 2011. the study extended previous evaluations of the autism treatment center. the purpose of this evaluation was to determine the degree to which the center’s measures corresponded with its stated mission goals. a number of data sources were reviewed including client records of demographic and outcome information. Findings suggest the center maintained records that allow for the evaluation of most of its mission’s goals. There were, however, difficulties with data collection, storage, and retrieval. the present program evaluation found that missing ... continued below

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Kowalchuk, Holly M. May 2012.

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This study was a program evaluation for an autism treatment center for the period of April 2008 through August 2011. the study extended previous evaluations of the autism treatment center. the purpose of this evaluation was to determine the degree to which the center’s measures corresponded with its stated mission goals. a number of data sources were reviewed including client records of demographic and outcome information. Findings suggest the center maintained records that allow for the evaluation of most of its mission’s goals. There were, however, difficulties with data collection, storage, and retrieval. the present program evaluation found that missing information and lack of follow-up information hindered efforts toward mission evaluation.

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Kowalchuk, Holly M. An Analysis of the Correspondence Between the Measures Collected by an Autism Treatment Center and its Stated Mission Goals, thesis, May 2012; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc115107/: accessed October 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .