Many tens of thousands of parents have found the facts they need about high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger syndrome, in this indispensable guide. Leading experts show how you can work with your child's unique impairments--and harness his or her capabilities. Vivid stories and real-world examples illustrate ways to help kids with ASD relate more comfortably to peers, learn the rules of appropriate behavior, and succeed in school. You'll learn how ASD is diagnosed and what treatments and educational supports really work. Updated with the latest research and resources, the second edition clearly explains the implications of the DSM-5 diagnostic changes.How to Meet the Challenges and Help Your Child Thrive Sally Ozonoff, Geraldine Dawson, James C. McPartland. Johna#39;s mothera#39;s use of the term ago-to persona was quite intentional. ... need to identify support people aheadoftime, ita#39;s important to respect your sonor daughtera#39;s need for independence and self- reliance, asthese are critical aspects of identity for anyadolescent. ... One young adult with ASD worked out a similar arrangement with a supervisor at his place of employment.
|Title||:||Parent's Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Sally Ozonoff, Geraldine Dawson, James C. McPartland|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Publications - 2014-11-27|