Recent Developments in Autism Research

Recent Developments in Autism Research

Recent Developments in Autism Research At a UCLA seminar I attended this month, I learned about new research findings in the field of Autism. The following are points taken from the presentation and slides from the October 23rd, 2016 seminar Autism Spectrum Disorder: Identification, Treatments and Current Research by Charlotte DiStefano Ph.D., researcher at UCLA Center for […]

ABA Therapy for Autism

ABA Therapy for Autism

Today we are talking about ABA therapy for autism related challenges. ABA stands for Applied Behavioral Analysis and is based on positive reinforcement (e.g., verbal and tangible). This treatment approach for people with Autism has become widely accepted among health care professionals and used in many schools and treatment clinics for children with Autism. Individuals with […]