Development of the evaluative method for evaluating and determining evidence-based practices in autism.

@article{Reichow2008DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the evaluative method for evaluating and determining evidence-based practices in autism.},
  author={Brian Reichow and Fred Volkmar and Domenic V. Cicchetti},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={1311-9}
}
Although research in autism has grown more sophisticated, the gap between research knowledge and applicability of research in real world settings has grown. There have been a number of different reviews of evidence-based practices of treatments for young children with autism. Reviews which have critically evaluated the empirical evidence have not found any treatments that can be considered evidence-based. Reasons for this shortcoming are explored, and a new method for the evaluation of… CONTINUE READING