The story of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is unique compared to other disorders in that few have seen such an unexplained increase over time
Involving parents in their child?s treatment is, more often than not, essential to therapeutic progress, and is also one of the most rewarding aspects of child psychotherapy. In this article, Jennifer Rodman, Ph.D. takes a parent through the theoretical underpinnings of cognitive behavioral therapy and provides a brief outline of common emotional and behavioral issues.
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In recent years, autism spectrum disorders (ASD) have gained a great deal of attention for the rising prevalence of the diagnosis. This has created a greater level of awareness in our community, but also has lead to some misunderstandings about what ASD is. ASD is a developmental disability that affects three areas of functioning; these are language/communication, social functioning, and behavior.
We, at the NYU Child Study Center, are researching brain function in children with and without autism spectrum disorders.
Participation consists of 2-3 visits, which include a no-cost diagnostic/ psychoeducational evaluation and an fMRI scan. Upon completion of the study, families will receive a written report summarizing the results of the evaluation. Participation is voluntary and compensation will be provided.