Editor’s Note: Recently, the people at MyAutism Team completed a survey on parents’ favorite autism therapies. Eric Peacock emailed me to share the results below!
by: Eric Peacock, My Autism Team
Every parent of a child with autism asks themselves, “Am I doing enough to help my child?” They look to doctors, specialists, and (particularly) other parents with kids just like theirs for ideas and for validation that they are on the right course. With more therapies out there than there are hours in the week and dollars in the bank account / second mortgage to pursue them, parents are forced to prioritize. So what are the “best” therapies out there? Which ones work best for other kids just like yours? We asked the world’s foremost experts – parents of kids with autism – that very question. To be specific, we asked the parents on MyAutismTeam.com – a social network for more than 28,000 parents of individuals with autism – the following question: “What therapies, if any, worked best for your child”?