Autism 101: Online Course 11

Educational Treatment

Educational treatment includes, but is not limited to:

  • Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA); consists of several approaches including Lovaas, Discrete Trial Teaching, and Intensive Behavioral Intervention
  • Relationship-based developmental approach; also known as Floortime
  • Social Skills
  • TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and Related Communication-Handicapped Children)

Biological or Biomedical Treatment

Biological treatment includes, but is not limited to:

  • Diet
  • Vitamins
  • Medication (e.g., to reduce aggression, self-injury, hyperactivity, mood disorders, etc.)

 

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