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Autism is a developmental disorder that affects a child's communication, behavior, and social skills. This new edition has been updated to reflect current trends and technologies used in diagnosing and treating autism. Parents will find balanced and up-to-date information on therapy, education, health care, and other areas. Books in Barron's easy-to-read series of Parenting Keys contain advice and information on a wide range of child-related subjects, written by experts in psychology, physical health, education, ...

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Overview

Autism is a developmental disorder that affects a child's communication, behavior, and social skills. This new edition has been updated to reflect current trends and technologies used in diagnosing and treating autism. Parents will find balanced and up-to-date information on therapy, education, health care, and other areas. Books in Barron's easy-to-read series of Parenting Keys contain advice and information on a wide range of child-related subjects, written by experts in psychology, physical health, education, and social and personal development. Parenting Keys help parents raise healthy, happy, productive, and well-adjusted children in the demanding contemporary environment.

Building a support system/medications & diet/parent rights/ school assessment/developing acceptable interests/housing.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780812016796
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/28/1994
  • Series: Parenting Keys Series
  • Pages: 200
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 8.24 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Table of Contents

  • PART ONE—UNDERSTANDING AUTISM
  • What Is the Child with Autism Like?
  • Diagnosing the Signs
  • What Causes Autism?
  • How Young Children Develop
  • Development with Autism
  • Mental Abilities
  • Why Be Informed?
  • PART TWO—ADJUSTING TO A CHILD WITH AUTISM
  • Dealing with Your Feelings
  • You and Your Partner
  • Sisters and Brothers
  • Making Each Family Member Special
  • A Note to Grandparents
  • Dealing with Other Family, Friends, and Strangers
  • PART THREE—FAMILY SUPPORTS
  • Building a Support System
  • Searching for Professional Support
  • Respite and Day Care
  • Deciding to Have Another Child
  • Working with the Medical Community
  • PART FOUR—THE TOTAL CHILD
  • Your Child’s Overall Health
  • Diet, Medications, and Vitamins
  • Helping Your Young Child Progress
  • Behavior Management
  • Treatments and Trends
  • PART FIVE—YOUR CHILD AT SCHOOL
  • Your Child’s Legal Right to Education
  • Parent Rights
  • School Assessment
  • Individualized Plans
  • Early Intervention and Preschool
  • Motivate Your Child to Learn
  • Is Inclusion the Best Choice?
  • Communication
  • PART SIX—YOUR CHILD GROWING OLDER
  • Developing Acceptable Interests
  • Friendships
  • Adolescence and Sexuality
  • Thinking Ahead
  • Work Options
  • Housing
  • Government Financial Aid
  • Financial and Estate Planning
  • Maintaining a Healthy Distance
  • Questions and Answers
  • Glossary
  • APPENDIX
  • Developmental Symptoms of Autism
  • What Others Want to Know About Your Child
  • Tips to Encourage Sleep and Toilet Routines
  • Suggested Reading
  • Resources
  • Index
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