Autism & Severe Problem Behavior: What Do We Do?

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Some children on the spectrum experience very severe problem behavior, that includes causing themselves great physical harm or causing others harm, which poses a real challenge to parents, doctors, and educators alike when it comes to treatment.  Earlier this month … Continue reading

Treating Autism – An Array of Options

Trawling the internet for literature on autism treatments can be a daunting task.  As you start digging, you’ll find dozens of options available.  As every child’s needs are different, it is nearly impossible to find the “best” treatments.

Below are a selection of some of the most well known and researched treatments most likely to have a positive outcome.  However, it is important to remember that often treatment options work best when used in conjunction with others.  Trial and error can be the best way to figure out what treatment plan will best suit an individual’s particular issues.

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