Friday, 23 January 2015

Video-based therapy may help babies at risk of autism

Video-based therapy for families with babies at risk of autism improves infants' engagement, attention and social behaviour, and might reduce their risk chances of developing the condition, suggests a small study.

Researchers say their findings, published in The Lancet Psychiatry journal, show that using video feedback-based therapy to help parents understand and respond to their baby's early communication style might help modify emerging autism symptoms.

Please see more info at the link below:

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2015/01/22/4166614.htm

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