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A Practical Guide to Autism: What Every Parent, Family Member, and Teacher Needs to Know

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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 new information by themselves to see what is credible and relevant for ...more
Paperback, 610 pages
Published August 1st 2009 by John Wiley & Sons (first published January 1st 2009)
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Melissa Wilson
Sep 15, 2013 Melissa Wilson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The book gave sources of information for curriculum for children with autism! Awesome! That is hard to find.
Also: Info on Preschool Social Skills Interventions. PVT

Changes for Enhancing Social Communication abilities at various developmental levels.
ie: preliguistic-language comprehension.
Supportive Technology
School related issues, mainstreaming, stereotyped behaviors, self injury

Katy
May 05, 2013 Katy rated it really liked it
This is a great book for anyone who is wanting to learn more about autism. This book covers a wide range of topics and information. Anyone who works with autistic children or has an autistic child should read this book.
Carrie
Apr 12, 2013 Carrie rated it really liked it
Decent discussions, scenarios, tools and resources for anyone who has an autistic individual in their lives. Doesn't use a lot of educational jargon and offers the reader a lot in terms of suggestions and strategies. This was a required textbook for a class.
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