Day: April 15, 2018

3 million research this week.

Infants chosen to participate in the prevention study will be given a preliminary evaluation and then will be divided into two groups. Half of the infants will be monitored by specialists and referred for community treatment. The various other infants and their mothers will participate in an intervention at the UW Autism Center that promotes first human relationships. Mothers will be trained to engage their infants in eyes contact and each mother and child will become videotaped interacting once a week for nine weeks. All the children in both groups will be evaluated when they are 12 months old. Those in the UW treatment group after that will participate in an early on intensive intervention program. Read More