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Autism Spectrum Disorder (revised): The Complete Guide to Understanding Autism

Authors: Sicile-Kira, Chantal
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: EDU026050, HEA020000, FAM048000
ISBN: 9780698149069, Related ISBNs: 0399166637, 0698149068, 9780399166631, 9780698149069
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 400,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Newly revised and updated, this award-winning guide covers every aspect of understanding and living with autism today

Comprehensive and authoritative, Autism Spectrum Disorders explains all aspects of the condition, and is written for parents, educators, caregivers, and others looking for accurate information and expert insight. Newly updated to reflect the latest research, treatment methods, and DSM-V criteria, this invaluable book covers:

• The causes of autism spectrum disorders
• Getting an accurate diagnosis
• Treatments based on behavioral, psychological, and biomedical interventions
• Coping strategies for families and education needs and programs
• Living and working conditions for adults with ASD
• Community interaction and teaching strategies and resources for educators and other professionals

**Best Book on Autism for 2017 --Healthline
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