Social-Skills Treatments for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders

@article{Matson2007SocialSkillsTF,
  title={Social-Skills Treatments for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders},
  author={Johnny L. Matson and Michael L. Matson and Tessa T. Rivet},
  journal={Behavior Modification},
  year={2007},
  volume={31},
  pages={682 - 707}
}
Marked advances in the treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) has occurred in the past few decades, primarily using applied behavior analysis. However, reviews of trends in social skills treatment for children with ASDs have been scant, despite a robust and growing empirical literature on the topic. In this selective review of 79 treatment studies, the authors note that the research has been particularly marked by fragmented development, using a range of intervention… 

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