Parent training helpful for managing behavior in children with autism

02/27/2012 | Disability Scoop

Outcomes improved for children with developmental disabilities and severe behavioral issues when medication was paired with training for parents, a study found. Functional communication and social interaction both improved for the medication and combined treatment groups, but the combined group did better on everyday adaptive functioning, according to findings in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

View Full Article in:

Disability Scoop

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Sr Product Manager Global Marketing (US/DA/00/0085/SL) - 14000009V3
Abbott
Chicago, IL
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Vice President, Information Technology
HealthPartners
MN