Early intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders: guidelines for best practice

This brochure summarises research findings on early intervention for autism, outlines the kinds of programs available in Australia, provides guidelines for best practice in early intervention, and lists contacts for programs across Australia.

Page last updated: 2006

Note. This publication has been superseded by Early intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders: 'guidelines for good practice' 2012 available on the Department of Social Services website at Helping children with autism.

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The same publication in smaller sections:

Cover page (PDF 413 KB)
Introduction (PDF 52 KB)
Summary of research findings, Best practice guidelines, Intervention services for children with autism and their families in Australia, Contact information for autism associations in Australia (PDF 128 KB)

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