If you are wondering what style and structure of treatment will be best for your child, we suggest the following article as a helpful starting point for learning about both structured discrete trial training and naturalistic, play-based ABA approaches:
"Examining the Structure of Your ABA Program"
Wisconsin Regional Centers Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
The Regional Centers offer free, confidential help to find information, identify services, connect to community resources, and navigate health care and service systems. The Regional Center helps to answer your resource questions about children and youth with special health care needs, such as Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Follow this link for more information:
Austism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Resources
100 Day Tool Kit
The Autism Speaks 100 Day Kit was created specifically for newly diagnosed families to make the best possible use of the 100 days following their child's diagnosis of autism or AS/HFA.
Anyone can download the 100 Day Kit for free!
Click here download the entire kit.
National Autism Center
Guide for Parents
The National Standards Report serves as a single, authoritative source of guidance for parents, caregivers, educators, and service providers as they make informed treatment decisions. We are confident that these findings and recommendations will change lives and give hope and direction to people whose lives are touched by autism.
Nat'l Autism Center Guide for Parents