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Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Autism Therapy Named To Time Magazine’s Top 10
A new finding about the potential of behavior therapy for kids with autism is one of Time Magazine’s “Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs” for the year.
The newsweekly called out the autism development in one of a series of year-end lists featuring the highs and lows of 2012.
The study highlighted by Time found that an approach known as the Early Start Denver Model has the potential to normalize brain patterns in children with autism in addition to helping them improve social skills.
Read more of Shaun Heasley's, Disability Scoop article HERE.