Treatments for autism, some of which can begin as early as 18 months of age, include applied behavior analysis, hyperbaric chambers and working with animals.
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Different Autism Treatments Dr. Travis Stork: We’re talking about autism treatments from the tried and true methods to the very latest technology. Female: Oh, you're talking. Are you talking to me? And it’s really important when she talks like that you talk back to her. Dr. Travis Stork: This is applied behavior analysis in action, it’s the most common type of autism therapy. Male: Three. Three, four. Good girl. Dr. Travis Stork: Other parents say music or working with horses is making a difference. Female: I see a butterfly. Very nice. Dr. Travis Stork: Hyperbaric chambers are being used by some physicians with promising results. Male: Now, we have hope. I mean we want our child to be as happy and as healthy as he can.