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How can I support my autistic child as they develop?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Toddlers who have

language & whose parents learn & implement autism interventions at least 25 hours/week have improved outcomes.
See www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/parent-training-program-shows-clear-gains-toddlers-autism. Parents who reinforce behavioral techniques their kids of any age learn in therapy promote better outcomes. Social skills therapy from developmental age 6 & > also helps greatly.

In brief: Toddlers who have

language & whose parents learn & implement autism interventions at least 25 hours/week have improved outcomes.
See www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/parent-training-program-shows-clear-gains-toddlers-autism. Parents who reinforce behavioral techniques their kids of any age learn in therapy promote better outcomes. Social skills therapy from developmental age 6 & > also helps greatly.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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