Australian Autism Handbook 3rd Edition

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Author: O'REILLY, Benison / WICKS, Kathryn


The Complete Autism Handbook 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 – early intervention is vital in helping a child with ASD
* The Medical Maze – explains the evidence based medical theories behind ASD and why there is such controversy

In this new edition, the book has been completely revised and updated with new chapters on:
Dads and Siblings
Teen issues
Expanded information on autism and Asperger’s syndrome
Updated information on early intervention
DSM5 diagnostic criteria

The second part of the book is an invaluable Resource Guide which lists each federal and state supports plus a comprehensive list of websites and books.