A Practical Guide to Finding Treatments That Work for People with Autism

Written By Susan M. Wilczynski
A Practical Guide to Finding Treatments That Work for People with Autism
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 January 2017
  • ISBN : 0128097086
  • Pages : 138 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Practical Guide to Finding Treatments That Work for People with Autism

A Practical Guide to Finding Treatments That Work for People with Autism
  • Author : Susan M. Wilczynski
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-13
  • Total pages : 138
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : A Practical Guide to Finding Treatments That Work for People with Autism provides a logical, culturally sensitive, and values-based resource to aid practitioners in making informed decisions on the most effective treatment for any given client at any given time. By providing multiple illustrative examples, practitioners will learn to use ...

Practical Ethics for Effective Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Practical Ethics for Effective Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Author : Matthew T. Brodhead,David J. Cox,Shawn P. Quigley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-05-17
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Practical Ethics for Effective Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition is for behavior analysts working directly with, or supervising those who work with, individuals with autism. The book addresses the principles and values that underlie the Behavior Analyst Certification Board’s® Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts ...

Postsecondary Transition for College or Career Bound Autistic Students

Postsecondary Transition for College  or Career Bound Autistic Students
  • Author : Kathleen D. Viezel,Susan M. Wilczynski,Andrew S. Davis
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-03-26
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : This book examines issues relating to postsecondary transition from high school to college or competitive vocational settings for Autistic adolescents and young adults. It details the intervention and consultation services essential to prepare students for postsecondary life. The volume addresses the academic, social, self-regulation, and self-sufficiency skills that adolescents and ...

A Practical Guide to Autism

A Practical Guide to Autism
  • Author : Fred R. Volkmar,Lisa A. Wiesner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-09-28
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : An accessible guide to the most recent information about autism The revised and updated second edition of A Practical Guide to Autism offers an authoritative guide to the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of Autism/Autism Spectrum Disorder. Written by two highly regarded medical professionals, the book offers parents, family memberts, ...

The Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Author : Carol Turkington,Ruth Anan
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Autism is a baffling brain disorder that profoundly affects children's communication and social skills. This work provides a reference guide to this disease. It includes approximately 500 entries that address the different types of autism, causes and treatments, institutions, associations, leading scientists and research, social impact, and more....

A Practical Guide to Autism

A Practical Guide to Autism
  • Author : Fred R. Volkmar,Lisa A. Wiesner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-08-17
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Autism is in the public spotlight now more than ever as new research and information appears almost daily. Although in many ways this is a positive development it also presents challenges to families and practitioners who want to keep up with the latest developments and are left to sift through ...

A Practical Guide to Mental Health Problems in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

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  • Author : Alvina Ali,Michelle O'Reilly,Khalid Karim
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-10-21
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Exploring the relationship between ASD and mental health difficulties, this book offers practical guidance to help parents and professionals recognise and handle co-morbid conditions, and dispels the myth that they are just a part of autism. The authors cover a wide range of common mental health problems experienced by children ...

Meeting Special Needs A practical guide to support children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders Autism

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  • Author : Collette Drifte
  • Publisher : Andrews UK Limited
  • Release Date : 2012-10-12
  • Total pages : 25
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : This practical, jargon-free guide is full of useful ideas to help you care for children with autism. This title includes: an understanding of Autism, signs and symptoms, practical ways to help and support, case studies and useful resources....

The Psychiatry of Adult Autism and Asperger Syndrome

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  • Author : Traolach S. Brugha
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-12
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Autism, including Asperger syndrome, is a strongly heritable condition that can usually be diagnosed in children by the age of two or three years. Although autism is more common in the less intellectually able child, in the more able child the condition is often overlooked until adulthood. Epidemiological research has ...

A Practical Guide to Child and Adolescent Mental Health Screening Evidence based Assessment Intervention and Health Promotion

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  • Author : Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN,Pamela Lusk, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2021-10-28
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : "This book is a thorough and relevant first step for health professionals to learn about mental health disorders among children and adolescents, from diagnosis to treatment to resources and prevention." -Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS 17th Surgeon General of the United States (From the Foreword) Updated with new research ...

The Neurobiology of Autism

The Neurobiology of Autism
  • Author : Margaret L. Bauman,Thomas L. Kemper
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : In the decade since the first edition of The Neurobiology of Autism was published, research has revealed valuable new information about the nature and origins of autism, including genetics and abnormalities in such neurotransmitters as acetylcholine and serotonin. For this long-anticipated new edition, neurologists Margaret L. Bauman and Thomas L. ...

Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum

Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum
  • Author : Chantal Sicile-Kira
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2017-11-02
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : Adolescence can be a difficult time for everyone, but for parents of teens on the autism spectrum it's particularly nerve-wracking. Parents must learn to protect their children from the dangers of an environment that is not always understanding of their disease while also providing them with the skills and support ...

Handbook of Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Handbook of Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Author : Johnny L. Matson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Total pages : 494
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : This handbook provides a comprehensive review of the numerous factors associated with treatments for children, youth, and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It offers in-depth analysis of evidence-based treatments for young children, providing coverage on interventions within social skills training, school curricula, communication and speech training, and augmentative communication. ...

Autism

Autism
  • Author : Jon Tommey,Polly Tommey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : "Jonathan and Polly Tommey's eldest son, Billy, was diagnosed with severe autism at the age of two. Today, Billy is a high-functioning teenager - thanks to the determination of his parents to discover as much as possible about autism, its causes and potential treatments. They show through their own experience ...

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  • Author : Polly Tommey,Jon Tommey
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2011-03-31
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128097086
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Summary : This book shares the authors' personal experience of bringing up their autistic son who at age 13 is now described as high functioning (from an early diagnosis of severe autism). It also draws on the latest research and expert opinion from around the world. The book will give parents and carers ...