This book is the definitive guide to the autism spectrum, introducing key concepts and developments in diagnosis, psychological and biological research, theoretical models, evidence-based intervention, educational strategies and family issues. It charts how developments in theory, research and practice shape the evolving concept of autism.The book explores: Am Diagnostic principles and practice and their implications for prevalence Am Psychological functioning in autism, including sensory-perceptual, cognitive and socio-cognitive processes Am Genetics and brain function in ...
|Title||:||The Autism Spectrum in the 21st Century|
|Author||:||Ilona Roth, Chris Barson, Rosa Hoekstra, Terry Whatson|
|Publisher||:||Jessica Kingsley Pub - 2010|