Australian Autism HandbookBook - 2008
At last the essential one-stop resource guide written specifically for Australian parents whose children have just been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. This book is a practical and comprehensive guide to every aspect of raising an ASD child including: What is ASD? Early signs and symptoms Getting a Diagnosis Early Intervention, and why it is so vital The Medical Maze explains the evidence based medical theories behind ASD and why there is such controversy Schools and Pre-Schools the options available The second part of the book is an invaluable Resource Guide which lists each state system plus a comprehensive list of websites and booklists.
Publisher: Edgecliff, N.S.W. : Jane Curry Pub., 2008.
Branch Call Number: 618.928 ORE
Characteristics: xv, 399 p. ; 24 cm.