A Friend's and Relative's Guide to Supporting the Family with Autism: How Can I Help?

A Friend's and Relative's Guide to Supporting the Family with Autism: How Can I Help?

by Ann Palmer
     
 

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Explaining the diagnosis and characteristics of autism spectrum disorders, this helpful guide uses examples from real families to illustrate the complex feelings that parents and each member of the family are likely to go through after a child is diagnosed. It gives advice on the type of help to offer the parents, details the possible changes that will take place

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Explaining the diagnosis and characteristics of autism spectrum disorders, this helpful guide uses examples from real families to illustrate the complex feelings that parents and each member of the family are likely to go through after a child is diagnosed. It gives advice on the type of help to offer the parents, details the possible changes that will take place as the family adjusts, and concludes with a comprehensive guide to other useful sources of information. This book will prove invaluable to extended family members and friends and enable them to provide the necessary support to the child which will remain crucial throughout his or her life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849058773
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley Limited
Publication date:
04/15/2012
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,464,562
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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