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Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism
ISBN: 1616085088 Contributors: Mcllwain, Lori (Foreword); Lyons, Tom; Arranga, Teri (AFT)
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Jul 15 2012 Pages: 661 Weight: 2.00lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.75" Language: English
The parents of children with autism know that learning abouttreatments is a full-time job. For parents with limited time,ability, or resources, Ken Siri and Tony Lyons have compiled thelatest in autism research and treatment. Cutting-Edge Therapies forAutism contains contributions from more than eighty experts on avariety of therapies, models, and multifaceted evaluation and treatmentcenters. Revised to reflect the new developments in the last year, the 2012–2013 edition includes up-to-date information on antiepileptic, antifungal,and art therapy treatments; about aquatic, art, music, anddrama therapies; and how diets, chelation, indigenous healing, andother exciting new treatments can be used to help your child. Italso addresses developing technologies, like the iPad, which providesapps that help kids with autism communicate and organizetheir day, and helps parents keep track of therapy schedules. Filledwith case studies and research, Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autismis a detailed and informative guide for anyone affected by autism.