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The Resource How to live with autism and asperger syndrome : practical strategies for parents and professionals, Chris Williams and Barry Wright ; illustrated by Olive Young, (electronic resource)

How to live with autism and asperger syndrome : practical strategies for parents and professionals, Chris Williams and Barry Wright ; illustrated by Olive Young, (electronic resource)

Label
How to live with autism and asperger syndrome : practical strategies for parents and professionals
Title
How to live with autism and asperger syndrome
Title remainder
practical strategies for parents and professionals
Statement of responsibility
Chris Williams and Barry Wright ; illustrated by Olive Young
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This accessible and valuable introduction to caring for a child with autism is an ideal resource for teachers and members of a child with autism's immediate and extended family. In clear and simple language, with many illustrations, the authors tackle common problems experienced in everyday routines such as eating, sleeping and going to the toilet, as well as how to cope with aggression and tantrums, preoccupations and compulsions and how to enable better communication and socialising. Based on up-to-date research and using many case examples, the authors consider step-by-step why each problem
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1955-
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Williams, Chris
Dewey number
618.9285882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Wright, Barry
  • Young, Olive
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  • Autism in children
  • Asperger's syndrome
Label
How to live with autism and asperger syndrome : practical strategies for parents and professionals, Chris Williams and Barry Wright ; illustrated by Olive Young, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Does my child have autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? -- 1. First worries -- 2. Assessment -- 3. Emotional impact on the family -- How do children with autism spectrum disorders view the world? -- 4. Mindblindness -- 5. Getting the gist -- 6. Sensory interests -- Imagination, memory, time perception and planning -- 8. Language and communication -- How can we help? -- Managing behaviour -- 10. Developing social skills -- 11. Developing communication skills -- 12. Tantrums, aggression and frustration -- 13. Feeding -- 14. Toileting -- 15. Soiling -- 16. Sleeping -- 17. Preoccupations -- 18. Compulsions, routines and rituals -- Mannerisms and repetitive movements -- 20. Other interventions -- Final thoughts
Control code
ocm60750598
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423710332
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unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60750598
Label
How to live with autism and asperger syndrome : practical strategies for parents and professionals, Chris Williams and Barry Wright ; illustrated by Olive Young, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Does my child have autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? -- 1. First worries -- 2. Assessment -- 3. Emotional impact on the family -- How do children with autism spectrum disorders view the world? -- 4. Mindblindness -- 5. Getting the gist -- 6. Sensory interests -- Imagination, memory, time perception and planning -- 8. Language and communication -- How can we help? -- Managing behaviour -- 10. Developing social skills -- 11. Developing communication skills -- 12. Tantrums, aggression and frustration -- 13. Feeding -- 14. Toileting -- 15. Soiling -- 16. Sleeping -- 17. Preoccupations -- 18. Compulsions, routines and rituals -- Mannerisms and repetitive movements -- 20. Other interventions -- Final thoughts
Control code
ocm60750598
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423710332
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60750598

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