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Reaching the Autistic Mind: An Educational Challenge

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Autism, a neurological disorder, affects as many as 1 in 150 children in the United States. Follows six families with autistic children for two years. Features the Eden II School for Autistic Children in Staten Island, New York. Interviews parents and teachers who advocate early intervention and applied behavioral analysis (ABA).

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