Autism Severitу Reduced With Parent-led Cоmmunicatiоn Therapу

In the parent-mediated social communication therapy or PACT trial, parents of children aged two to four at the severe end of the autism spectrum worked with a therapist who helped the parents tune into their child’s subtle communication, such as hand gestures or moving a toy.

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Here’s Hоw Gоggles Can Help Brain-injurу Patients See Thе Whole Picture

“They have trouble paying attention to the left side of the world or their body, so they’re basically not taking in information from that side of the world,” Dr. Gail Eskes, a clinical neuropsychologist and professor at Dalhousie University, told CBC’s Information Morning. “It’s not that they can’t see it and it’s not that they can’t move in that direction, but somehow they spontaneously seem to forget about it.”