Act Early Against Autism: Give Your Child a Fighting Chance from the Start

Act Early Against Autism: Give Your Child a Fighting Chance from the Start

by Jayne Lytel
     
 

Jayne Lytel was a successful syndicated columnist when her son Leo was diagnosed with autism. Using her reporting skills to better understand her son's health issues, she helped Leo gain essential abilities. After four years of therapy, he no longer meets the diagnostic criteria for autism, attends a mainstream school, and is a thriving, healthy child. Act Early

Overview

Jayne Lytel was a successful syndicated columnist when her son Leo was diagnosed with autism. Using her reporting skills to better understand her son's health issues, she helped Leo gain essential abilities. After four years of therapy, he no longer meets the diagnostic criteria for autism, attends a mainstream school, and is a thriving, healthy child. Act Early Against Autism is a practical and empowering guide for parents on how early intervention can change their child's future.

Includes information on:

- How to recognize early symptoms
- Financial challenges
- Alternative treatments
- Devising and revising therapies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399533945
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/04/2008
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.46(w) x 8.19(h) x 0.76(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Jayne Lytel is Director of Marketing for Zero to Three, a national early-childhood nonprofit. In addition, she has founded and heads The Early Intervention Network. She lives with her husband and their two sons.

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