Confront the mystifying day-to-day challenges of autism with this helpful guide full of ideas, resources, suggestions and encouragement. Written for both professionals and parents it emphasizes practical and immediately usable situation-specific ideas and alternatives, recognizing that what works for one child will not work for all. Tips range from choosing clothing or a toothbrush to facing a trip to the grocery store or the dentist.
Easy to read instructive reference for teachers, neighbors or extended family members who may have only limited contact or understanding of autism spectrum disorders. Covers communication, social, sensory, behavior and self-care issues. Dimensions: 320 pages