Toddlers With Autism Show Improved Social Skills

Targeting the core social deficits of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in early intervention programs yielded sustained improvements in social and communication skills even in very young children who have ASD, according to a study funded by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). The study was published online December 8, 2010 in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.
Press Release: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/science-news/2010/toddlers-with-autism-show-improved-social-skills-following-targeted-intervention-finds-nih-supported-study.shtml

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