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Using Applied Behavior Analysis to Treat Autism

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) was established in 1990. Today, the organization incorporates 26 treatment facilities around the globe that employ some 1,500 individuals for the study and treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Although initially founded to rehabilitate children [ … ]

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Lighting Up The Brain with SPECT

Physicians who evaluate patients with abnormal behavior have access to new technologies that provide functional images of the brain. These images provide new insight into the nature of their disorders, and contribute to the decisions leading to appropriate treatment. Brain SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) is [ … ]