Autism

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RIGHT FROM THE START Behavioral Intervention for Young Children With Autism SANDRA L. HARRIS, PH.D. AND MARY JANE WEISS, PH.D. A guide which describes Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Intensive Behavioral Intervention (IBI)--one of the most successful, proven treatment and educational methods for young people with autism--to parents in easy to read and understand language.

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AUTISM THROUGH THE LIFESPAN The Eden Model DAVID L. HOLMES. ED.D. A unique and detailed look at a successful approach to treating and caring for children with autism. Parents, teachers, and treatment professionals will find this book to be informative and insightful reading.

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AUTISM: THE FACTS Endorsed by the National Autistic Society DR. SIMON BARON-COHEN & DR. PATRICK BOLTON Written mostly in a question and answer format. This book is designed to provide scientific facts in a digestible form to families of children with autism.

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ACTIVITIES FOR DEVELOPING PRE-SKILL CONCEPTS In Children with Autism T. FLOWERS Each activity is designed to tell educators what they are doing, why they are doing it and what materials they will need to teach the activity. Adaptable for children of all levels.

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SPECIAL CHILDREN, CHALLENGED PARENTS The Struggles and Rewards of Raising a Child with a Disability ROBERT A. NASEEF, PH.D. A new view for men who parent the one in ten children with a disability. The author, a psychologist and father of a child with autism, helps men open up in their own way and gives women a glimpse inside the psyche of men.

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CHILDREN WITH AUTISM A Parents' Guide EDITED BY M.D. POWERS, PSY.D. Up-to-date comprehensive information about autism, to ease the fears and concerns of many parents struggling to understand and cope with their child's disorder.

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WHEN SNOW TURNS TO RAIN One Family's Struggle to Solve the Riddle of Autism C.B. SCHULZE A father's moving account of his family's experience with autism, his son's perplexing disability.

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WHEN AUTISM STRIKES Families Cope with Childhood Disintegrative Disorder EDITED BY ROBERT A. CATALANO, M.D. Eight stories of families coping with autism, or disintegrative disorder, offered by parents who wish to lend support and encouragement to others in similar circumstances, as they too cope with daily living while searching for solutions.

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EMERGENCE: LABELED AUTISTIC TEMPLE GRANDIN & MARGARET M. SCARIANO Temple Grandin was labeled autistic as a child. In her own words, this stow is about how she went from fear-gripped, autistic child to a successful professional and a world leader in her field. A remarkable and true story.

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RUSSELL IS EXTRA SPECIAL A Book About Autism for Children CHARLES A. AMENTA III, M.D. Written to help the most important people, children, learn about autism by a father, who is also a physician, of an autistic child.

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