Navigating Autism Research

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an invited article for "The OARacle"
Hume, K.
December, 2015

Excerpt: "The autism field is filled with articles, websites, books, and testimonials about the potential benefits of various treatments or intervention strategies. From diets to dolphin therapy to discrete trial training, the sheer volume of options along with their purported evidence can be overwhelming. These resources and tips can help families and practitioners navigate those claims and make informed choices about intervention options... Several independent research groups have recently conducted rigorous and thorough reviews of the autism literature and have identified a number of evidence-based, effective practices for children and young adults on the autism spectrum..."

Available here: The OARacle