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Publisher's Summary

Many tens of thousands of parents have found the facts they need about high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger's syndrome, in this indispensable guide. Leading experts show how you can work with your child's unique impairments - and harness his or her capabilities. 

Vivid stories and real-world examples illustrate ways to help kids with ASD relate more comfortably to peers, learn the rules of appropriate behavior, and succeed in school. You'll learn how ASD is diagnosed and what treatments and educational supports really work. Updated with the latest research and resources, the second edition clearly explains the implications of the DSM-five diagnostic changes.  

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2017 Guilford Publications, Inc. (P)2019 Echo Point Books & Media, LLC

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Narrator sounds like a robot

Struggled to listen to the robotic voice of the narrator. Disappointing as I was looking forward to this book!

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  • 19-12-2019

Appropriate

This is an informative book. I don’t know if it’s applicable to all ASD cases.

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  • 01-02-2021

Outdated/ don’t waste your time

Outdated book, some ableist language. Definitely not written by an autistic person. Some beliefs harmful to the autistic community.

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