Autism & Aspergers in Children & Adolescents Products

  • Using Drama with Children on the Autism Spectrum

    A Resource for Practitioners in Education and Health, 2nd Edition

    By Carmel Conn

    The second edition of Using Drama with Children on the Autism Spectrum takes the perspective that support for the learning and development of children should have the purpose of giving them the freedom to be more fully who they are and able to function more effectively as themselves in a wider…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01
    Routledge

  • Autism

    A New Introduction to Psychological Theory and Current Debate, 2nd Edition

    By Sue Fletcher-Watson, Francesca Happé

    Based on Francesca Happé’s best-selling textbook, Autism: An Introduction to Psychological Theory, this completely new edition provides a concise overview of contemporary psychological theories about autism. Fletcher-Watson and Happé explore the relationship between theories of autism at…

    Paperback – 2019-02-25
    Routledge

  • Systemically Treating Autism

    A Clinician’s Guide for Empowering Families, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brie Turns, Julie Ramisch, Jason B. Whiting

    Systemically Treating Autism provides a unique resource for family therapists and other mental health professionals who want to increase their understanding of families with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Through a combination of research, practical interventions, and case vignettes,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-22
    Routledge

  • Girls and Autism

    Educational, Family and Personal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Carpenter, Francesca Happé, Jo Egerton

    Often thought of as a predominantly ‘male’ disorder, autism has long gone unidentified, unnoticed and unsupported in girls – sometimes with devastating consequences for their social and mental well-being. As current research reveals a much more balanced male-to-female ratio in autism, this…

    Paperback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

  • Adult Interactive Style Intervention and Participatory Research Designs in Autism

    Bridging the Gap between Academic Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lila Kossyvaki

    Regardless of their cognitive and linguistic abilities, people with autism can often find it difficult to develop basic communicative skills that are necessary to gain full control over their environment and maintain their independence. Building on the author’s own cutting-edge research, Adult…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Special Educational Needs

  • Understanding Learning and Related Disabilities

    Inconvenient Brains, 1st Edition

    By Martha Bridge Denckla

    Children with developmental disabilities inhabit a gray zone: they live and learn under normal conditions in some aspects of their lives, while their "inconvenient brains" present a range of challenges in other school and life contexts. Dr. Martha Bridge Denckla provides parents and educators with…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge

  • From Autism and Mutism to an Enlivened Self

    A Case Narrative with Reflections on Early Development, 1st Edition

    By Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Diana Thielst

    From Autism and Mutism to an Enlivened Self explores the importance of intimacy, interaction with the environment and the mind-body connection in early childhood development, with specific reference to autism. Built around a detailed case study of a severely autistic child, the book offers an…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder Assessment in Schools

    1st Edition

    By Laura Dilly, Christine Hall

    Autism Spectrum Disorder Assessment in Schools serves as a guide on how to assess children for autism spectrum disorders (ASD), specifically in school settings. Dilly and Hall offer a general overview of ASD, describe ASD assessment best practices, and explain the process of identifying ASD in…

    Paperback – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Nadia Revisited

    A Longitudinal Study of an Autistic Savant, 1st Edition

    By Lorna Selfe

    This book re-examines the case of Nadia, discovered as a child aged six, who had been drawing with phenomenal skill and visual realism from the age of three, despite having autism and severe learning difficulties. The original research was published in 1977 and caused great international interest.…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Psychology Press

  • The Complexity of Autism Spectrum Disorders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Wolff, Bradley Bridges, Thomas Denczek

    Since its first identification, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) has presented myriad challenges of diagnosis and classification. Our understanding has evolved from a cluster of diagnostic categories (Asperger’s, Autism, and Pervasive Development Disorder) to the current continuum of Autism Spectrum…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Communication, Gaze and Autism

    A Multimodal Interaction Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Terhi Korkiakangas

    In this innovative book on autism and gaze from a multimodal interaction perspective, Terhi Korkiakangas examines the role of gaze in everyday situations, asking why eye contact matters, and considering the implications of this crucial question for autism. Since persons on the autism spectrum tend…

    Paperback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge

  • Building Bridges: Cognitive Development in Typical and Atypical Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vikram Jaswal, Nameera Akhtar, Jacob A. Burack

    How can the study of typical development inform our understanding of atypical development? How can the study of atypical development inform our understanding of typical development? This book addresses these questions in the context of cognitive development—a discipline that focuses on the changes…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge

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