Early Intervention Project: Can Its Claims Be Substantiated and Its Effects Replicated?

@article{Gresham1998EarlyIP,
  title={Early Intervention Project: Can Its Claims Be Substantiated and Its Effects Replicated?},
  author={Frank M. Gresham and Donald L. Macmillan},
  journal={Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders},
  year={1998},
  volume={28},
  pages={5-13}
}
  • F. Gresham, D. Macmillan
  • Published 1 February 1998
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
A comprehensive report to the National Institute of Health on the diagnosis, etiology, epidemiology, and treatment of autism indicated that early intervention has the potential of being an effective intervention (Bristol et al., 1996). In spite of this positive outlook, several research and methodological questions remain regarding time of treatment initiation, intensity of treatment and duration of treatment, random assignment, comparative treatment designs, and treatment integrity. Against… 

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