There are lots of ideas and opinions on Autism treatment, but how do you know which are actually effective?

Some of the questions that should be asked about treatments include:

  • Where did you hear about this treatment?
  • Is there any controlled research demonstrating effectiveness of the intervention?
  • Where is the research published?
  • Has the research been replicated by independent reviewers with the same results?
  • Who can help you tease out the effective treatments from the fads?

Understanding and evaluating research can be a difficult task.  This research section will attempt to provide some references that will enable you to learn more about this subject.