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Title Autism : a sensorimotor approach to management / editor, Ruth A. Huebner
Published Gaithersburg, MD : Aspen Publishers, 2001


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Description xvii, 493 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Understanding Autism and the Sensorimotor Findings in Autism. Ch. 1. Introduction and Basic Concepts / Ruth A. Huebner and Winnie Dunn. Ch. 2. Diagnostic Assessment of Autistic Disorder / Lisa A. Ruble and Lonnie L. Sears. Ch. 3. Neuropsychological Findings, Etiology, and Implications for Autism / Ruth A. Huebner and Shelly J. Lane -- Pt. 2. Foundations of the Sensorimotor Approach to Management in Autism. Ch. 4. Assessment of Individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder Utilizing a Sensorimotor Approach / Scott D. Tomchek. Ch. 5. The Efficacy of a Sensorimotor Treatment Approach by Occupational Therapists / Colleen M. Schneck. Ch. 6. Sensory Integration in Child-Centered Therapy / Sandra L. Rogers. Ch. 7. Sensorimotor Aspects of Attachment and Social Relatedness in Autism / Ruth A. Huebner and Gary W. Kraemer -- Pt. 3. Application of the Sensorimotor Approach. Ch. 8. Integration of Sensorimotor and Neurodevelopmental Approaches / Kay Rydeen. Ch. 9. Integration of Sensorimotor and Speech-Language Therapy / Rose M. Geis and Scott D. Tomchek. Ch. 10. Facilitating Social Communication through the Sensorimotor Approach / Charlotte A. Hubbard. Ch. 11. Integration of Sensorimotor and Psychoeducational/Behavioral Interventions / Myra Beth Bundy. Ch. 12. Integration of the Sensorimotor Approach within the Classroom / Leah S. Dunn and Connie Donaldson. Ch. 13. Play: Engaging Young Children with Autism / Grace T. Baranek, Debra B. Reinhartsen and Suzanne W. Wannamaker -- Pt. 4. Applications of the Sensorimotor Approach to Improve Function. Ch. 14. Sensory Applications for Sleep and Toilet Training / Elaine Fehringer Leone and Sandra L. Rogers. Ch. 15. Assistive Technology for Persons with Autism / Jean Kalscheur. Ch. 16. Employment Options and Techniques in Autism / Kim Sturmfels-Hall -- Pt. 5. The Experience of Autism from a Personal Perspective. Ch. 17. Parenting, Advocacy, and Living a Full Life / Rita D. Brockmeyer. Ch. 18. My Greatest Wish: "I Must Play! I Must Play! I Must Play!" / Rita D. Brockmeyer. Ch. 19. The Effects of the Autism Experience on Life View and Philosophy: A Glimpse from One Side of the Looking Glass / Rita D. Brockmeyer and Myra Beth Bundy. Ch. 20. Living with Sensory Dysfunction in Autism / Penelope McMullen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Autism.
Sensorimotor integration.
Sensorimotor cortex -- Diseases.
Autistic Disorder.
Psychomotor Performance.
Author Huebner, Ruth A.
LC no. 00058298
ISBN 0834216450