Research Updates

Research Update

Study Finds Early Interventions Decrease Symptoms of Autism

A small study has shown promising results for the effectiveness of parental interventions for infants showing early signs of autism.

Fish Oil Doesn’t Curb Aggressive Behavior

Aggressive behavior is a huge problem in child psychiatry. In fact, some estimates say as many as 80% of children and adolescents referred for psychiatric care have some type of aggression, including oppositional defiant disorder or conduct disorder (Connor D, The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report 2010;1(1):4–5).