How to Live With Autism and Asperger Syndrome

How to Live With Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Practical Strategies for Parents and Professionals

Book - 2004
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Jessica Kingsley Pub
This introduction is an ideal resource for teachers and family members of a child with autism. In clear language and illustrations, the authors tackle common problems experienced in everyday routines such as eating, sleeping and toileting, as well as aggression and tantrums, compulsions and how to enable better communication.

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Consultant clinical child psychologists at the National Health Service in York, England, Williams and Wright offer non-technical advice to parents on how to understand their children with autism, to manage common problems, and how best to encourage their children's development. They also describe behaviors that might alert parents that their child might have autism, and overview how researchers believe children with autism think and experience the world. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Blackwell North Amer
This accessible and valuable introduction to caring for a child with autism is an ideal resource for teachers and members of a child with autism's immediate and extended family. In clear and simple language, with many illustrations, the authors tackle common problems experienced in everyday routines such as eating, sleeping and going to the toilet, as well as how to cope with aggression and tantrums, preoccupations and compulsions and how to enable better communication and socialising. Based on up-to-date research and using many case examples, the authors consider step-by-step why each problem may be happening and suggest a number of solutions.

Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2004
Description: 336 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781843101840
184310184X
Branch Call Number: 618.928588 Wil
Additional Contributors: Young, Olive
Wright, Barry

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