Cognitive behavioural therapy is one of the most effective therapies available. As an autistic man, I have found CBT to be effective in helping me manage my autism. I strongly recommend it to adult autistic people wanting to better their lives. "Gaus provides an important service in showing how cognitive-behavioral therapy can be applied with a range of problems experienced by adults with Asperger syndrome (AS).Cited by:
Apr 28, · While a description of CBT for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) would require a large volume (at least), let's highlight several important areas to consider when working with people with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). First, a word about what we do not do in CBT for ASD: we do not treat the ASD itself. People with Asperger's are at risk for all of the mental health problems that have been successfully treated using cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and for which there are existing evidence-based CBT protocols. People with Asperger syndrome tend to .
There is evidence that cognitive behavioral therapy is an effective treatment for mental health conditions in children and adults with autism spectrum disorders (e.g., Lang, Regester, Lauderdale, Ashbaugh, & Haring, ; Spain, Sin, Chalder, Murphy, & Happe, ). COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY Adults on the autism spectrum can be prone to depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorders, bipolar disorders and other mental health issues. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is one of a range of treatment options.
Dec 28, · Research (2) does suggest that CBT can help to reduce the symptoms of anxiety within patients on the Asperger’s and autistic spectrum. Throughout the CBT process the approach discusses the ways in which the .