Treatments for autism can include behavioral or developmental therapy, drugs, nutritional interventions, and more. Learn what's available and what's effective.
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Weighted Blankets and Deep Touch Therapy for Autism
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Treatments and Therapies for Autism
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CBD Oil as a Treatment for Autism
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The Risks of Chelation Therapy for Autism
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Learn How LEGO Therapy Can Help Children With Autism
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How the Picture Exchange Communication System Helps People with Autism
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How Animals Can Help Treat Symptoms of Autism
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How to Remove Gluten and Milk From Your Autistic Child's Diet
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Is Applied Behavioral Analyis (ABA) Right for My Autistic Child?
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How Can a Psychologist Help a Person With Autism?
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Could the SCERTS Model Help Your Child With Autism?
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Does My Child Really Need 40 Hours a Week of ABA Therapy for Autism?
Little girl painting a picture
Learn How Art Therapy Can Be a Great Asset for Your Autistic Child
A physical therapist working with a young boy
Get Info on the Benefits of Using Physical Therapy to Treat Autism
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Learn If Your Autistic Child Should See a Developmental Pediatrician
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The Right Time to Try the Rapid Prompting Method for Treating Autism
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How Parents Can Help Autistic Childrem Improve Social Thinking Skills
Nonverbal Autism
How Can Play Therapy Benefit Your Child With Autism?
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Is Sensory Integration Therapy Helpful for Autism?
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Should Your Autistic Child Be Getting Social Skills Therapy?
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How Early Intervention Can Help Your Child With Autism
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Why Your Autistic Child Will Benefit From Seeing a Speech Therapist
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Can facilitated communication help your autistic child communicate?
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How to Use Social Stories to Help Your Child Navigate the World
A music therapist and her patient drum together
Music Therapy Is a Risk-Free Therapy for Kids with Autism
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Learn How Tying Gender Dysphoria to Autism Might Be Discriminatory
a boy and his mother at the doctor's office.
Risperdal for Autism Is Used to Treat Irritability in Children
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Discover If Your Child Could Actually Outgrow Autism
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6 Easy, Lower-Cost Ways to Become Your Child's Autism Therapist
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Get to Know the Language of ABA Autism Therapy
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Is Your Child Too High Functioning for Applied Behavior Analysis?
Child having tantrum
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How Lack of Social Motivation Impacts People with Autism