A Case for Art Therapy as a Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder

  title={A Case for Art Therapy as a Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder},
  author={Huma Durrani},
  journal={Art Therapy},
  pages={103 - 106}
Abstract Art therapy has the potential to address some of the core symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by promoting sensory regulation, supporting psychomotor development, and facilitating communication. The multisensory nature of art materials and the relational aspect of art making lends itself to the treatment of the challenges inherent in ASD while enhancing psycho-emotional well-being. These areas offer promising pathways for research. 
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