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Table 3 Services used and needed by individuals with ASD

From: Service use, unmet needs, and barriers to services among adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder in Poland

Type of service Service use (N = 311) Unmet service needs (N = 306)
N % N %
Mental health services
 Psychiatric/psychological consultations 125 40.2 77 25.2
 Individual therapy (incl. Psychotherapy, ABA, other approaches) 96 30.9 135 44.1
 Group therapy (incl. Social skills training, support group) 104 33.4 155 50.7
Sensory/motor services
 Sensory Integration Therapy 80 25.7 86 28.8
 Auditory Integration Training 18 5.8 65 21.2
 Art therapy 45 14.5 92 30.1
 Physical therapy 26 8.4 64 20.9
 Biofeedback 31 10 69 22.5
 Animal-assisted interventions 50 16.1 83 27.1
Educational services 132 42.4 91 29.7
Speech and language therapy 103 33.1 57 18.6
Other 18 5.8 11 3.6
None 80 25.7 20 6.5
  1. Note. Three most frequently indicated services and unmet needs were bolded: ABA = Applied Behavior Analysis