For children with autism, going to the dentist can be a challenge. Through preparation and practice, parents can help their child feel more comfortable.
Behavior Analysis Content
Apologizing may not come naturally to children. Behavior analysis can support empathy building for children on the autism spectrum.
Girls experiencing symptoms of autism are likely to be diagnosed later or less frequently than boys. Behavior analysis can help address the unique needs that girls and women have, and tailor interventions.
Caregivers for children with autism need to be able to expect the unexpected. How can they prepare for new experiences?
Associate professor Kylan Turner’s research in interventions to address sleep and feeding behavior problems in children with autism has taken her around the world.