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Title Asperger's syndrome : intervening in schools, clinics, and communities / edited by Linda J. Baker, Lawrence A. Welkowitz
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (x, 298 pages)
Contents Introduction : intervention as community building / Linda J. Baker and Lawrence A. Welkowitz -- Theory of mind and Asperger's syndrome / Tony Attwood -- Diagnosis / Stephen P. Safran -- Pharmacotherapy / Robert Hendren and Andres Martin -- Cognitive assessment of preschool and elementary school students ; Supporting elementary school students / Teresa Bolick -- Counseling adolescents / Kate Sofronoff -- Supporting middle and high school students / Joan S. Safran -- Supporting college students with Asperger's syndrome / Lawrence A. Welkowitz and Linda J. Baker -- Sensory integration / Traci Gilman -- The language of social communication : running pragmatics groups in schools and clinical settings / Elsa Abele and Denise Grenier -- Sexual relationships / Isabelle Henault -- Legal issues / Susan Gorn
Summary The diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome is becoming more widespread, amongst both children and adults. This synthesis of current knowledge about the syndrome is written to help teachers and families provide the support required by those with Asperger's
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Education.
Asperger's syndrome -- Social aspects.
Asperger's syndrome.
Autistic children -- Behavior modification.
Learning disabled children -- Education.
Form Electronic book
Author Baker, Linda J.
Welkowitz, Lawrence A.
ISBN 0805845704 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0805845712 (paperback; alk. paper)
1410611078 (electronic bk.)
9780805845709 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780805845716 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781410611079 (electronic bk.)