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Essentials of Autism Spectrum Disorders Evaluation and AssessmentQuickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to utilize the varied assessments frequently used in evaluating autism spectrum disorders With both the detection and awareness of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) on the rise, there is an urgent need for an increasing number of professionals to not only learn about the nature and course of the various autism spectrum disorders, but also to know how to identify, assess, and diagnose the presence of these disorders. Essentials of Autism Spectrum Di…

The First Year: Autism Spectrum Disorders: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed ChildWhen parents learn that their child has autism, the news can be devastating, even paralyzing. Meanwhile, the first 12 months after diagnosis are the most important when it comes to intervention.As a parent of a child with autism, Nancy D. Wiseman knows firsthand how difficult it can be to unravel complex issues, discover what questions to ask, and find effective treatments. In this landmark guide, Wiseman offers both compassionate insight and a wealth of information for diagnoses from Asperger’s…

A Beginner's Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorders: Essential Information for Parents and ProfessionalsWhat is Autism Spectrum Disorder? What does a diagnosis of ASD mean for the child and for you? How can you learn to fully understand behaviours common to ASD and help the child grow and prosper?This short introduction is an ideal starting point for anyone encountering ASD for the first time. The book covers all of the essential information needed to ground an understanding of the condition and offers effective practical strategies for assisting children who are living with ASD. It advocates putt…

Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Essential Guide for ParentsThis book covers topics that  can help you get a better understanding of autism. It teaches how to help your loved one (suffering from autistic disorder) in every good way possible. It is important that you learn everything you need to know about ASD in order to properly care for your child. This book is your handy guide if you who want to expand your knowledge on autism spectrum disorders (ASD).In this book, you’ll learn:About Autism Spectrum Disorders (Autistic Disorder, Rett Syndrome, Aspe…

The Essential Guide to Asperger's Syndrome (Essential Guide To... (Alpha Books))Asperger’s Syndrome is a complicated condition that is often misunderstood and misdiagnosed. Parents and caregivers can often find themselves bewildered by the circumstances and accompanying behaviors that are associated with raising a child with Asperger’s. The Essential Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome is a goldmine of practical advice for dealing with many of the common situations that often confront Aspies and their parents. Through the practical and immensely helpful tips in this book parents w…

Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis: An Introduction to ABA for Parents, Teachers, and Other Professionals (JKP Essentials Series)Asperger’s Syndrome is a complicated condition that is often misunderstood and misdiagnosed. Parents and caregivers can often find themselves bewildered by the circumstances and accompanying behaviors that are associated with raising a child with Asperger’s. The Essential Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome is a goldmine of practical advice for dealing with many of the common situations that often confront Aspies and their parents. Through the practical and immensely helpful tips in this book parents w…

Essential Oils: A Sensory WonderlandEssential oils are becoming increasingly popular as research and anecdotal records grow across the internet. This is a compilation of recipes that have worked for me, my story, and information about current research on essential oils and their uses for autism and ADHD symptoms/behaviors. I am a special needs teacher with a Master’s in Education, a certified aromatherapist, and the mother of a beautiful son who suffers from sensory processing disorder, among other things. This book was written…

The Essential Guide to Safe Travel-Training for Children with Autism and Intellectual DisabilitiesFor those growing up with an intellectual disability or autism, comfortable, safe and independent travel will prove an invaluable life skill. The key to pursuing fulfilling work and leisure activities and developing as an individual, it also brings a liberating level of self-sufficiency and reassurance of equality within society.Arriving at this goal can be daunting. Dr Gallimore’s straightforward five-step system will guide parents and professionals through successful training for children of a…

Essentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education: Diversity, Culture, and InclusionEssentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education: Diversity, Culture, and Inclusion offers a wealth of knowledge for teaching today’s diverse student population, including those with disabilities. Readers will learn how to teach a variety of students, organize learning within various curricular models, assess and evaluate students, and manage behavior. Readers will also learn more about the conditions and disabilities they may encounter when teaching, how to understand students’ various abiliti…

Understanding Autism: The essential guide for parentsThis is the essential reference for parents and carers of children with autism. Written by two leading experts in the field, it covers everything from the causes of autism to how it manifests at the various ages and stages of a child’s life, as well as diet and nutrition, the importance of self-care for parents, how to cope with common problematic behaviors, conditions that can often appear in conjunction with autism (such as anxiety and depression), and how best to manage the child’s transition…