University of Missouri
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Columbia, MO 65211


There is no single, definitive treatment for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). However, there is exciting research that shows early behavioral interventions help to maximize each child’s potential. Early diagnosis, followed by comprehensive and intensive early interventions, can produce better outcomes for many children with autism.

Treatments options include but are not limited to:


Behavioral interventions:


Traditional therapies:


Medical options: