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Study: Autism Therapy Produces Greatest Gains When Started Before Age 2

posted Oct 11, 2014, 3:03 PM by Victoria Ries
A new study provides further evidence that earlier intervention for autism increases the likelihood that a child will make significant gains in social and communication skills. The study findings underscore the importance of the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation for autism screening at 18 months. They likewise support efforts to expand the availability of high-quality early intervention for all children affected by autism. - See more at: http://www.autismspeaks.org/science/science-news/study-autism-therapy-produces-greatest-gains-when-started-age-2#sthash.0cJF200k.dpuf


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