e-books in Autism category

Book cover: The Metamorphosis of AutismThe Metamorphosis of Autism
by - 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.
Book cover: Autism Spectrum DisorderAutism Spectrum Disorder
by - InTech ,
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, theory of mind, and more.
Book cover: Autism: Recognition, Referral and DiagnosisAutism: Recognition, Referral and Diagnosis
- 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.

Book cover: Therapies for Children With Autism Spectrum DisordersTherapies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders
by - 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.