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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 22 new and published books in the subject of Autism — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Autism and the Social World of Childhood

    A sociocultural perspective on theory and practice

    By Carmel Conn

    A key issue for researchers and practitioners is how to support the social engagement of children with autism in ordinary, everyday social processes that are transactional in nature and involve mixed groups of children, with and without autism, in rich and varied relationships. Autism and the...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Identifying Special Needs

    Checklists for profiling individual differences, 2nd Edition

    By Glynis Hannell

    Drawing from her experience as an educational psychologist, and special education teacher, Glynis Hannell offers guidelines to help teachers quickly recognize and categorize the specific characteristics of developmental disorders, autism spectrum disorders, emotional-behavioural disorders, specific...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Teaching Children with High-Level Autism

    Evidence from Families

    By Pamela LePage, Susan Courey

    Teaching Children with High-Level Autism combines the perspectives of families and children with disabilities and frames these personal experiences in the context of evidence-based practice, providing pre- and in-service teachers and professionals with vital information on how they can help...

    Published October 21st 2013 by Routledge

  4. The PEERS Curriculum for School-Based Professionals

    Social Skills Training for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    By Elizabeth A. Laugeson

    The PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals brings UCLA's highly acclaimed and widely popular PEERS program into the school setting. This sixteen-week program, clinically proven to significantly improve social skills and social interactions among teens with autism spectrum disorder, is now...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Using Storytelling to Support Children and Adults with Special Needs

    Transforming lives through telling tales

    Edited by Nicola Grove

    This innovative and wide-ranging book shows how storytelling can open new worlds for learners with or without special educational needs. With sections that outline both therapeutic and educational approaches, the leading practitioners who contribute to this practical resource draw on their...

    Published November 11th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Educating College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    By Dianne Zager, Carol S Alpern, Barbara McKeon, Janet D Mulvey, Sue Maxam

    Educating College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders is one of the first books to specifically address the accommodation of students with significant learning differences in postsecondary education. Developed with the support of Autism Speaks, and piloted at Pace University, each component of...

    Published August 26th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Educating Children and Young People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Constructing Personalised Pathways to Learning

    By Carolyn Blackburn, Barry Carpenter, Jo Egerton

    The range of learning difficulties associated with children who have fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) has been highlighted as an emerging but little understood area of Special Educational Needs. This engaging, timely, and highly practical book will raise awareness about FASDs and...

    Published May 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  8. Educating Special Children

    An introduction to provision for pupils with disabilities and disorders, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Educating Special Children is the definitive guide to evidence-based practice and professionally informed approaches in provision for special children. Now in its second edition, this book outlines ideas of best practice that relate to various disabilities and disorders and helpfully discusses what...

    Published April 29th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Edited by Loretta Gallo-Lopez, Lawrence C. Rubin

    Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders explores the most recognized, researched, and practical methods for using play therapy with the increasing number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), and shows clincians how to integrate...

    Published February 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Effective Teacher's Guide to Autism and Communication Difficulties

    Practical strategies, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Farrell

    Series: The Effective Teacher's Guides

    In this welcome second edition of The Effective Teacher’s Guide to Autism and Communication Difficulties, best-selling author Michael Farrell addresses how teachers and others can develop provision for students with autism and students that have difficulties with speech, grammar, meaning, use of...

    Published November 27th 2011 by Routledge