THE DEVELOPMENT OF APPLICATIONS FOR HELPING PARENTS OF AUTISTIC CHILDREN
The objective of this research were 1) to design and develop an application for helping parents of autistic children, and 2) to assess the efficiency and satisfaction of application development for helping parents of autistic children. The samples were parents of children with autism, grade 3, studying in Phibun Prachasan School in Bangkok, total of 30 people. The results show that the development of applications for helping parents of children with autism developed from iBuildApp, which is able to check the symptoms completely. The overall performance of the application was 4.21 and the overall standard deviation was 0.63 (x ̅ = 4.21, S.D. = 0.63) which was at a good level. As well as the satisfaction of the users has an average value of 4.23 and the standard deviation of 0.66 (x ̅ = 4.23, S.D. = 0.66). The user therefore has a convenient application that helps with inspection along with understanding autistic care. So that children can live in society with normal children with functions that are convenient for users and has content that is easily accessible to users, as well ready to be able to check the symptoms of children with autism very well.