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Behavioral$19,935,759.87
Fiscal Year: 2010
  

Download 2010 Behavioral projects (EXCEL)
Projects in this subcategory involve a wide array of behavioral research and training methods, including applied behavior analysis (ABA), cognitive-behavioral therapy, discrete trial training, Early Start Denver Model, imitation training, joint attention training, Lovaas method, pivotal response training, sibling-mediated interventions, and social skills training.
Graph: The subcategories for Question 4 illustrate the many approaches to treatments and interventions supported by autism research funders. The largest amount of funding supported projects to develop Model systems and therapeutic targets (35%), followed by research on Behavioral interventions (29%). Medical/Pharmacologic interventions received 16% of funding, classroom-based interventions (Educational) received 10% of funding, and Technology-based interventions and supports received 7% of funding. The subcategories with the smallest amounts of funding included Occupational, physical, and sensory-based (2%) and Complementary, dietary, and alternative (1%).
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Project Title Principal Investigator Strategic Plan Objective Institution
1/2-Effects of parent-implemented intervention for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder Wetherby, Amy Q4.S.D Florida State University
1/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Wood, Jeffrey Q4.S.F University of California, Los Angeles
1/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism Kasari, Connie Q4.S.F University of California, Los Angeles
1/5-Randomized trial of parent training for young children with autism Scahill, Lawrence Q4.S.D Yale University
2/2-Effects of parent-implemented intervention for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder Lord, Catherine Q4.S.D University of Michigan
2/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Storch, Eric Q4.S.F University of South Florida
2/3-Multisite RCT of early intervention for spoken communication in autism Smith, Tristram Q4.S.F University of Rochester
2/5-Randomized trial of parent training for young children with autism Lecavalier, Luc Q4.S.D The Ohio State University
3/3 CBT for anxiety disorders in autism: Adapting treatment for adolescents Ehrenreich-May, Jill Q4.S.F University of Miami
3/3-Multisite RCT of early Intervention for spoken communication in autism Landa, Rebecca Q4.S.F Kennedy Krieger Institute
3/5-Randomized trial of parent training for young children with autism Smith, Tristram Q4.S.D University of Rochester
4/5-Randomized trial of parent training for young children with autism Swiezy, Naomi Q4.S.D Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
5/5-Randomized trial of parent training for young children with autism Johnson, Cynthia Q4.S.D University of Pittsburgh
ACE Center: Clinical Phenotype: Treatment Response Core Schreibman, Laura Q4.Other University of California, San Diego
ACE Center: Optimizing social and communication outcomes for toddlers with autism Kasari, Connie Q4.L.D University of California, Los Angeles
ACE Center: Risk and protective factors in the development of associated symptoms in autism Estes, Annette Q4.S.F University of Washington
ACE Network: A multi-site randomized study of intensive treatment for toddlers with autism Rogers, Sally Q4.S.D University of California, Davis
A cognitive-behavioral intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders White, Susan Q4.Other Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Adapting cognitive enhancement therapy for ASD Minshew, Nancy Q4.Other University of Pittsburgh
Age and treatment intensity in behavioral intervention Granpeesheh, Doreen Q4.Other Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)
Altering motivational variables to treat stereotyped behavior Rapp, John Q4.Other St. Cloud State University
A multi-site clinical randomized trial of the Hanen More Than Words Intervention Carter, Alice Q4.S.D University of Massachusetts Boston
A novel parent directed intervention to enhance language development in nonverbal children with ASD Patterson, Stephanie Q4.S.G University of California, Los Angeles
A randomized clinical trial of cognitive enhancement therapy for adults with autism spectrum disorders Minshew, Nancy Q4.S.F University of Pittsburgh
A randomized controlled trial of two treatments for verbal communication Paul, Rhea; Volkmar, Fred Q4.S.G Yale Child Study Center