Therapies for children with ASD | Review of the research

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This guide, Therapies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Review of the Research for Parents and Caregivers, describes research about the possible benefits and negative side effects of therapies for children who are between 2 and 12 years old and have an ASD. It was created to help you talk with your doctor, school administrator, social worker, and health insurance representative about programs and therapies. Also available in Spanish (at the link below). (posted March 4, 2013)
http://www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/search-for-guides-reviews-and-reports/?pageaction=displayproduct&productID=709

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