Treatment Options for Autism

While there is no known cure for autism, there are treatment and education approaches that can address some of the challenges associated with the condition. Intervention can help to lessen disruptive behaviors, and education can teach self-help skills for greater independence. It is of utmost importance to collect and analyze data when using intervention methods for an individual with autism. If a therapist or intervention profession claims to have an effective intervention method, they should have data and evident to support that claim.