Coping-Skills Program May Benefit Mothers Of Kids With Autism.

HealthDay (7/23, Thompson) reports that according to a study published online July 21 and to appear in the August print issue of the journal Pediatrics, the “stressed-out parents” of children with autism may “benefit from treatments designed specifically for them.” The 243-participant study revealed that moms of kids with autism “who took part in a coping skills program found they connected better with their child and felt less stress, anxiety and depression.”

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— “Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too,” Dennis Thompson, HealthDay, July 22, 2014.

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