Treatment of anxiety in autism spectrum disorders using cognitive behaviour therapy: A systematic review.

  title={Treatment of anxiety in autism spectrum disorders using cognitive behaviour therapy: A systematic review.},
  author={Russell B Lang and April Regester and Stacy A Lauderdale and Kristen Ashbaugh and Anna E. Haring},
  journal={Developmental neurorehabilitation},
  volume={13 1},
OBJECTIVE To review studies involving the treatment of anxiety in people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) using Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) with the intent to inform practice and to identify areas for future research. METHODS Systematic searches of electronic databases, reference lists and journals identified nine studies. Each identified study that met pre-determined inclusion criteria was analysed and summarized in terms of: (a) participants, (b) intervention procedures, (c… CONTINUE READING

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