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Table 1 Participant demographic information

From: Examining a stepped-care telehealth program for parents of young children with autism: a proof-of-concept trial

Characteristic Intervention (n = 10) Control (n = 10)
Child demographics   
Male (n) 8 6
Child age in months (M,SD) 40.10 (10.41) 35.40 (11.09)
Nonverbal age equivalent in months (M,SD) 18.70 (6.68) 22.67 (8.41)
Expressive language age equivalent in months (M,SD) 9.50 (4.14) 14.13 (10.36)
Child race/ethnicity (n)   
 Asian 1 0
 Black 4 0
 Caucasian, non-Hispanic 0 5
 Hispanic/Latino 4 4
 Multiracial 1 1
Weekly intervention hours (M, SD) 7.60 (10.61) 4.73 (9.95)
Weekly intervention hours (median, range) 3.50, 2.00–36.00 1.7, 0.00–32.75
 Speech therapy 1.00, 1.00–2.00 1.00, 0.00–2.00
 Occupational therapy 1.00, 1.00–2.00 0.00, 0.00–2.00
 Applied behavior analysis 0.00, 0.00–30.00 0.00, 0.00–30.00
 Physical therapy 0.00, 0.00–2.00 0.00, n/a
 Developmental therapy 0.00, 0.00–1.00 0.00, 0.00–1.50
Parent/family demographics   
Female 10 10
Parent education   
 Some high school 1 1
 High school degree 2 0
 Some college/specialized training 3 3
 4-Year college degree 0 4
 Graduate degree 4 1
Employed outside the home 6 4
Parental marital status   
 Married-living with partner 4 5
 Single-living with partner 4 1
 Single-living alone 2 2
 Divorced or separated 0 1
Computer use and literacy   
 Very comfortable with computers 8 7
 Very comfortable with internet 9 9
 Daily use of computer at home 10 9
 More than 5 times each day on the internet 6 5
 More than 7 h per week on the internet 5 5