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Tel Aviv University Study Shows That The Outdoors Helps ASD Symptoms

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MedicalXpress Reports On A Study That Shows The Positive Effects That Outdoor Adventure Programs Have On Reducing ASD Symptoms

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A new study, done by Tel Aviv University in Isreal, showed that outdoor programs have a positive impact on the symptoms of kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

As Tel Aviv University relates in the article: "Our study shows that outdoor adventure activities benefit children with autism and improve their social . We suggest including these fun activities in special education kindergartens and in communication classrooms at school in addition to traditional treatments. Parents of children with ASD can also enroll their kids in afterschool activities based on the principles of our research. It will allow the children to have fun during their leisure time while improving their communication skills."

Check this full article at MedicalXpress right here.


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