Explaining how to diagnose autism by providing examples and guidelines for evaluation and testing of individuals, this guide helps practitioners to evaluate the appropriate role of various medications for specific target symptoms and individuals. It also describes complementary and alternative therapies and explores promising new avenues of treatment.Linderman and Stewart (1999) showed that both children studied demonstrated gains in social interactions and improvements in other outcomes. ... 1999). One controlled study comparing touch pressure with alternative treatment conditions suggested that this therapy may increase responsiveness to ... 1993; Regal et al.
|Title||:||Clinical Manual for the Treatment of Autism|
|Author||:||Eric Hollander, Evdokia Anagnostou|
|Publisher||:||American Psychiatric Pub - 2007|