Effectiveness of a Home Program Intervention for Young Children with Autism

  title={Effectiveness of a Home Program Intervention for Young Children with Autism},
  author={Sally Ozonoff and Katy Cathcart},
  journal={Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders},
  • S. Ozonoff, K. Cathcart
  • Published 1 February 1998
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
This project evaluated the effectiveness of a TEACCH-based home program intervention for young children with autism. Parents were taught how to work with their preschool autistic child in the home setting, focusing on cognitive, academic, and prevocational skills essential to later school success. To evaluate the efficacy of the program, two matched groups of children were compared, a treatment group and a no-treatment control group, each consisting of 11 subjects. The treatment group was… Expand

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