The dohsa method. A Japanese therapy for autistic children

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    The Dohsa method is an effective therapeutic method used for children with autism which was developed originally for children with cerebral palsy in Japan. In this article, the author introduces the theoretical background, therapeutic techniques, and effectiveness of this method. Finally, the necessity of the combination of this method with other therapeutic techniques is discussed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)152-163
    Number of pages12
    JournalEmotional and Behavioural Difficulties
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - May 1 2003

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Developmental and Educational Psychology
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Psychiatry and Mental health


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