Essentials of Autism Spectrum Disorders Evaluation and Assessment

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 Child

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…

Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Essential Guide for Parents

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 Complete Autism Handbook: The Essential Resource Guide for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Australia and New Zealand

The Complete Autism Handbook: The Essential Resource Guide for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Australia and New ZealandThis 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 Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, Updated and Revised: The Ultimate Guide to the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, Updated and Revised: The Ultimate Guide to the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet“Pam and Dana know what works for kids…This book is a fantastic resource for the diets that make a difference. Follow their advice!!” –Jenny McCarthy, author of Louder Than Words and Mother WarriorsThe best “kid-friendly” recipes and guide to the gluten-free, milk-free diet for ADHD and autism just got better. In addition to updates on new research and findings, readers will find recommendations from the authors for packing school lunches and snacks, plus 100 brand new recipes!One of the …

A Beginner’s Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorders: Essential Information for Parents and Professionals

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…

Essentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education: Diversity, Culture, and Inclusion

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…

The Essential Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome (Essential Guide To… (Alpha Books))

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…

The Essential Manual for Asperger Syndrome (ASD) in the Classroom: What Every Teacher Needs to Know

The Essential Manual for Asperger Syndrome (ASD) in the Classroom: What Every Teacher Needs to KnowPerfect for time-poor teachers, Kathy Hoopmann’s essential handbook is an easy-to-navigate resource that promotes a positive learning environment in which students with Asperger syndrome (ASD) can thrive. Kathy’s unique ability to explain the ASD mind-set shines through as her concise descriptions reveal how to recognise and develop the child’s strengths to the fullest potential whilst guiding and mentoring through areas of difficulties. Full of effective and innovative strategies, the book co…

Essential First Steps for Parents of Children with Autism: Helping the Littlest Learners (Topics in Autism)

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 …