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Autism and Developmental Disorders

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

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ISSN (online): 2413-4317

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/autdd

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Overview of Various Treatment Approaches and Their Impact on Several Difficult-to-Treat Conditions 119

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Edelson S.M.
Doctor of Psychology, Executive Director, Autism Research Institute, San Diego, USA
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9856-5936
e-mail: director@autism.com

Abstract
Several therapeutic approaches including medical, nutritional, sensory, and behavioral are reported to be effective in treating debilitating conditions often associated with autism. An overview of these approaches is discussed within the context of three difficult-to-treat conditions including anxiety, self-harming behavior, and sleep disturbances.

Keywords: utism, treatment, medical approach, sensory approach, nutrition approach, sleep disturbances, anxiety, self-harming behavior

Column: Education & Intervention Methods

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/autdd.2020180305

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