Autism Spectrum Disorder
by Michael Fitzgerald (ed.)
Publisher: InTech 2015
Number of pages: 376
This volume covers speech and language pathology, speech and language assessment instruments, occupational therapy, improving functional language development in autism with natural gestures, communication boards etc as well as helping people with autism using the pictorial support, training of concepts of significant others, theory of mind, social concepts and a conceptual model for empowering families of children with autism cross culturally.
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- RCOG Press
This guideline covers the recognition, referral and diagnosis of autism in children and young people from birth up to 19 years. The term 'autism' describes qualitative differences and impairments in reciprocal social interaction and communication.
by Zachary Warren, et al. - AHRQ
The investigators focused on treatment outcomes, modifiers of treatment effectiveness, evidence for generalization of outcomes to other contexts, and evidence to support treatment decisions in children ages 0-2 at risk for an ASD diagnosis.
by Bonnie Evans - Manchester University Press
The first book to explain our fascination with autism by linking it to a longer history of childhood development. Evans traces autism back to its origins in the early 20th century and explains why the idea of autism has always been controversial.