Treatment

Goals for treatment include promoting learning and reducing behaviours that interfere with learning. Treatment is best based on a comprehensive view of the child and his or her strengths and areas of need. A structured and individualized intervention programme is needed. Various professionals such as speech pathologists, special educators, occupational and physical therapists, and so forth may be involved. (Z ,Z8> Goals for intervention will vary depending on developmental level, life circumstance, and clinical context—for example, vocational factors will be more important during adolescence, and for individuals with conditions like Rett's syndrome the efforts of other professionals (orthopaedists and respiratory therapists) may be needed.

Funny Wiring Autism

Funny Wiring Autism

Autism is a developmental disorder that manifests itself in early childhood and affects the functioning of the brain, primarily in the areas of social interaction and communication. Children with autism look like other children but do not play or behave like other children. They must struggle daily to cope and connect with the world around them.

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