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Author Rosenblatt, Alan I, author.

Title Autism spectrum disorder : what every parent needs to know / Alan I. Rosenblatt, Paul S. Carbone.

Publication Info. Itasca, Illinois : American Academy of Pediatrics, [2019]


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 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 618.9285 ROS 2019    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  618.9285 ROS 2019    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  618.9285 ROS 2019    DUE 02-13-20
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    618.92 ROS 2019    Available
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Edition 2nd edition.
Description x, 342 pages : charts ; 23 cm
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Summary "This guide helps parents understand how ASDs are defined and diagnosed and offers an overview of the most current behavioral and developmental therapies. Topics include: symptoms and types of ASDs, accessing care, services in the community, and the role of complementary and alternative medicine. Parents will also find inspirational and relatable stories from other caretakers."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What is Autism spectrum disorder? -- What causes Autism spectrum disorder? -- How do I know if my child has Autism spectrum disorder? -- Behavioral and developmental interventions to support children with Autism -- Tapping educational services -- When other therapies aren't enough: the role of medication -- The role of integrative, complementary, and alternative medicine -- Partnering with your pediatrician -- Services in your community -- Accessing care -- Adolescence and beyond -- Putting it all together: Everyday strategies for helping your child -- Autism spectrum disorder and your family -- The future of Autism spectrum disorder -- Advocating for children with Autism spectrum disorder -- Afterword: Shana's special wish -- Appendices.
Subject Autism spectrum disorders in children.
Children with autism spectrum disorders.
Parents of autistic children.
Autistic children -- Family relationships.
Added Author Carbone, Paul S, author.
American Academy of Pediatrics.
ISBN 9781610022699 (paperback)
1610022696 (paperback)

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