Tag Archives: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Developing Feasible and Effective School-Based Interventions for Children With ASD – A Case Study of the Iterative Development Process

The authors note that despite an emphasis on identifying evidence-based practices among researchers and using evidence-based practices among professionals in the field of education, there are still problems with uptake and implementation in real-world settings. The authors suggest that lack … Continue reading

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Media use among adolescents with autism spectrum disorder

This study explored how adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) use media, and the factors associated with their media use. A total of 91 adolescents with ASD and their parents completed mail-based surveys. In all, 78% of the adolescents with … Continue reading

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Assessing and Improving Early Social Engagement in Infants

The authors reported on assessment of three young infants, ages 4, 7, and 9 months, who were assessed for affect, social interest, eye contact avoidance, and response to name. The authors investigated the feasibility of implementing an intervention to target … Continue reading

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Distance Video-Teleconferencing in Early Intervention – Pilot Study of a Naturalistic Parent-Implemented Language Intervention

The authors used a series of A-B replications to examine proximal effects of a naturalistic language intervention on the use of specific language support strategies by mothers of eight young children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Face-to-face clinic coaching … Continue reading

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Incorporating video modeling into a school-based intervention for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

The 5 overarching procedural phases presented in this tutorial are (a) preparation, (b) recording of the video model, (c) implementation of the video modeling intervention, (d) monitoring of the student’s response to the intervention, and (e) planning of the next … Continue reading

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Autism Today with Dr. Pat

Hear Dr. Patrick J. Rydell, founder and director of Rocky Mountain Autism Center, Tuesdays at 1:00 PM ET on VoiceAmerica. Click here to go to his radio show

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