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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…

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 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…

Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew: Updated and Expanded EditionA bestseller gets even better!  Every parent, teacher, social worker, therapist, and physician should have this succinct and informative book in their back pocket. Framed with both humor and compassion, the book describes ten characteristics that help illuminate—not define—children with autism. Ellen’s personal experiences as a parent of children with autism and ADHD, a celebrated autism author, and a contributor to numerous publications, classrooms, conferences, and websites around the w…

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…

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…

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger's, Revised and Expanded 2nd EditionWinner of  a Silver medal in the Independent Publishers Book Awards and Learning Magazine’s Teachers Choice Award, 1001 Great Ideas has been a treasured resource in the autism community since 2004. In this expanded second edition, Ellen Notbohm (best-selling author of the revolutionary book Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew) and Veronica Zysk (award-winning author and former editor of Autism Asperger’s Digest magazine) present parents and educators with over 1800 ideas try-it-n…

Essential First Steps for Parents of Children with Autism: Helping the Littlest Learners (Topics in Autism)When autism is diagnosed or suspected in young children, overwhelmed parents wonder where to turn and how to begin helping their child. Drs. Delmolino and Harris, experienced clinicians and ABA therapists, eliminate the confusion and guesswork by outlining the pivotal steps parents can take now to optimize learning and functioning for children age 5 and younger. The book covers: – early indicators of ASD in children younger than 3 years – behaviors of 3 to 5 year olds with a confirmed diagnosis …

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…

Autism: The Essential Guide  To Understanding Autism ChildYou could have understood an autistic child or adult as well as never ever recognized that the person had a diagnosis. Your ignorance with regards to the condition is not uncommon because the majority of people who are not experienced with the ailment take a look at autistic folks as those which are mentally deferred or have some learning deficit. This is not true. Autism is an extremely complicated problem that affects children generally from 3 to conception. The disorder is neurological in nat…