Overcoming Autism

Overcoming Autism

Finding the Answers, Strategies, and Hope That Can Transform A Child's Life

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Penguin Putnam
A fully revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to reducing symptoms of autism spectrum disorder

Since Overcoming Autism was first published nearly a decade ago, many theories about autism have fallen by the wayside. But the interventions described in this book have been shown to be the best approach to improving the development and quality of life of children with autism. Together, Lynn Kern Koegel, the nationally recognized head of the Autism Research Center at the University of California, and Claire LaZebnik, a professional writer and the mother of a child with autism, have updated their classic guide with today’s cutting-edge research. This revised edition has also been expanded to clarify the importance of community support to affected families and the effect of societal acceptance on a child’s life. Still the only book on autism coauthored by professional in the field and a parent with first-hand experience, Overcoming Autism is as warm and nurturing as it is authoritative.

Baker & Taylor
Presents the latest research on diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders by a leading autism expert, together with the practical experiences and insight of a mother raising an autistic child.

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2014
Edition: Revised edition
ISBN: 9780143126546
0143126547
Characteristics: xxix, 398 pages ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: LaZebnik, Claire Scovell

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