PACT is the first autism intervention rigorously tested to show sustained impact on reduction in autism symptoms in children.
PACT is the only social communication intervention to have been rigorously tested in a UK Randomised Control Trial (RCT) in the NHS settings.
PACT is a treatment method with a tool kit consisting of the PACT treatment manual, training materials, videos and other intervention materials. Step-by-step goals are identified following the six steps of the PACT manual.
|Indicative training costs||£1,350
|PACT accredited training for NHS staff, with supervised post-course fidelity and support.|
|or£800||PACT ‘train the trainer’ certified course.|
|Indicative delivery cost||£45-95
per child per session
depending on local services
|18 contact hours (12 x 90 minute sessions) with a trained speech and language therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, occupational therapist, specialist teacher or specialist nurse at salary band 6 and above.|
|Other costs||£0||Existing toy equipment, smartphone or cameras can be used for video feedback.
Existing toys or household objects can be used for play interaction.