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What treatments do you recommend for autism?
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Dr. Jeff Jacobs
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Many
Early idenification.
Applied behavioral analysis, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medications for severe aggression, hyperactivity, or even with repetitive behaviors. Risperdal is actually an fda approved medication to treat autism. Group therapy. Support groups. And dont forget a multivitamin!

In brief: Many
Early idenification.
Applied behavioral analysis, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medications for severe aggression, hyperactivity, or even with repetitive behaviors. Risperdal is actually an fda approved medication to treat autism. Group therapy. Support groups. And dont forget a multivitamin!
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
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3 doctors agree
In brief: See below:
Early diagnosis/treatment helps young children with autism develop to their full potential.
The primary goal of treatment is to improve the overall ability of the child to function. Behavioral training/management; physical/occupational/speech rx; medications; community and parental support groups/training.

In brief: See below:
Early diagnosis/treatment helps young children with autism develop to their full potential.
The primary goal of treatment is to improve the overall ability of the child to function. Behavioral training/management; physical/occupational/speech rx; medications; community and parental support groups/training.
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
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