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How Long Should We Try This Behavioral Medication?

“We’ve started our child on medication for some very challenging autism-related behaviors. If we’re not seeing change, how long do we keep using it?” ... More...

Developing a New Tool for Measuring the Benefits of Autism Therapy

Guest post by psychologist Micah Mazurek, PhD, of the University of Missou... More...

Guidance on Genetic Testing for Younger Sibling of Child with Autism

“Our first child has autism, and our pediatrician recommends genetic testing for our baby. Why?”

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Tips for an Autism-Friendly Fourth of July

Last year our Assistant Director for Dissemination Science Lauren Elder offered some advice about an autism-friendly Fourth of July. See her advice below and find holiday travel tips ... More...

Can exercise improve behavior? Help encouraging a child who has autism

“Can exercise improve our son’s autism-related problem behaviors? What can we do to increase his activity?”

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Five Things to Do While Waiting for an Autism Evaluation

We have to wait two months for our child’s diagnostic evaluation. How can we prepare? 

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What's the connection between autism and depression?

This week’s “Got Questions?” answe... More...

China Rises to Meet the Global Autism Challenge

 

Posted by Andy Shih, PhD, Autism Speaks senior vice president of s... More...

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