Essential First Steps for Parents of Children With Autism
Helping the Littlest LearnersBook - 2013
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 optimise learning and functioning for children aged 5 years and younger. The book covers: early indicators of ASD in children younger than 3 years behaviours of 3 to 5 year olds with a confirmed diagnosis research about effective treatments & teaching methods strategies for boosting play, communication & self-help skills support for the rest of the family. Case studies and a review of evidence-based interventions and proven practices help parents prepare a strong foundation for their child's future development.
Publisher: Bethesda, Md. : Woodbine House, 2013.
Branch Call Number: 618.92858 DEL
Characteristics: xiv, 152 pages :,illustrations --.