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Publisher Description

Volume 1 interactively covers topics related to ASD including:

Myths and misinformation about ASD
The history of autism
Etiology, prevalence, and diagnostic considerations
Neurodiversity and self advocacy
Humor
Research findings
The Mitchell Model
Functional behavior assessment
Treatment/educational planning
Traditional treatment interventions
Sensory integration
Social skills development
Language development
Technology initiatives
Additional interventions



Volume 2 addresses topics such as:

Strengths of autistic people
Role models
Autism in the arts and entertainment
Redefining autism in our world
ASD as a culture/neurodiversity
Behavioral de-escalation and restraint
Behavior support systems and staffing
Learning styles and curriculum
Education and mental health issues
Functional fixations
Transition planning
Resources for autistic adults
Vocational considerations
Higher education
Family stressors
Bullying
Advocacy, legal, and political considerations
Risk factors and safety concerns
Tragedies in the ASD community
First responders and hospitalization
Parenting and grand-parenting
Siblings

GENRE
Health, Mind & Body
RELEASED
2012
July 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
318
Pages
PUBLISHER
Eric R. Mitchell, PhD
SELLER
Eric R. Mitchell, PhD
SIZE
1.6
GB
AUDIENCE
Grades 9-17