Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World

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This exciting book uncovers the puzzling behaviors of children and youth with Asperger Syndrome (AS) that have a sensory base and, therefore, are often difficult to pinpoint and interpret. Written in a reader-friendly style, the book covers the impact of the sensory system on behavior, reviews formal and informal assessment tools and offers an invaluable set of practical interventions that can be used by parents and educators alike to help promote success for children and youth with AS. The "sensory gang" - a set...
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Overview

This exciting book uncovers the puzzling behaviors of children and youth with Asperger Syndrome (AS) that have a sensory base and, therefore, are often difficult to pinpoint and interpret. Written in a reader-friendly style, the book covers the impact of the sensory system on behavior, reviews formal and informal assessment tools and offers an invaluable set of practical interventions that can be used by parents and educators alike to help promote success for children and youth with AS. The "sensory gang" - a set of clever icons used throughout the book - helps the reader navigate between the senses.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780967251479
  • Publisher: Autism Asperger Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/28/2004
  • Pages: 129
  • Sales rank: 823,218
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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  • Posted September 4, 2011

    Highly recommend this book for parents of children with Asperger's

    This book is so helpful; not only for parents, but also for all teachers. It explains locations and functions of the sensory systems; not JUST the 5 basic senses, but also balance and body awareness. There are also charts and checklists, to quickly reference various problems with possible interventions. This book is well written, but easy to follow and understand. You do not need to have a neurology or psychology degree to be able to use the information presented. I'm going to get a copy of this book for my 7 year old son's school for reference as well.

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