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Autism Spectrum Disorders Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Autism

  1. Autism Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and More

    WebMD explains various forms of autism, including possible causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments.

  2. Benefits of Speech Therapy for Autism

    WebMD explains the central role of speech-language therapy in the treatment of autism.

  3. Autism Therapies: ABA, RDI, and Sensory Therapies

    WebMD explains three effective autism therapies: ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) Training, RDI (Relationship Development Intervention) Training, and Sensory Therapy. Find out what each one is, what happens, and if it's right for you or your child.

  4. Benefits of Occupational Therapy for Autism

    WebMD examines the role of occupational therapy in a treatment plan for autism.

  5. Helping Your Child With Autism Get a Good Night's Sleep

    Children with autism may have trouble sleeping -- and that affects the whole family. WebMD explains ways of help your child get a good night's sleep.

  6. The Latest on Autism

    WebMD reviews the latest information about autism, including research into the causes of the disorder.

  7. Asperger's Syndrome

    Learn more from WebMD about Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder that affects language and behavioral development in children.

  8. Understanding Autism -- the Basics

    WebMD provides an overview of autism spectrum disorders, including causes.

  9. Understanding Autism -- Diagnosis and Treatment

    WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders.

  10. Understanding Autism -- Symptoms

    WebMD's guide to the symptoms of autism.

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