Catherine Lord’s career has been defined by relationships: with mentors, protegees and, above all, with autistic people and their families.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Tag: behavioral interventions
How well autistic children perform daily-living tasks tracks with their language skills and autism traits.
Studies of the brain’s sensory system may provide unique insight into the brain mechanisms that underlie autism and could point to possible treatments.
The American Academy of Pediatrics issued new guidelines yesterday upholding that central role of medications accompanied by behavioral therapy in ADHD treatment.
A behavioral therapy called pivotal response treatment may boost the communication skills of autistic children with language delay better than do standard speech and autism therapies.
People tend to believe that, regardless of the treatment, more is always better. But is it?
Clinical trials of autism treatments rarely use a consistent set of tools to measure efficacy, making it tough to compare the treatments.
An experimental behavioral therapy delivered by parents does not improve autism traits in babies who screen positive for the condition.