Interventions and Treatment

Research: Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Children with Autism Also Beneficial for Parents

August 04, 2017 | Emily Taylor

In a study recently published in Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, researchers with York University’s Faculty of Health looked at the effect on parents who participate in cognitive therapy for their children with autism. The randomized controlled trial surveyed parents before and after the treatment and found improvements in parent mental health and mindful parenting.

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