Stemming from a wealth of both professional and personal experience, this guidebook combines real-life stories of challenges and successes with practical ideas for handling autism, every day. Autism consultant Alyson Beytien outlines over 150 tried-and-true techniques for home, school, and community. Alyson’s three boys cover the whole spectrum of autism, Asperger’s syndrome, high-functioning autism, and classic autism. She understands the wide range of needs these children have and has discovered what helps and what hinders. Covering a full gamut of issues from picky-eating and echolalia to IEPs and The Woes of Walmart. Alyson’s ideas and interventions will inspire and inform all those who are connected to a person with autism. Alyson believes that each day brings more opportunities to learn, problem-solve, and celebrate the joys that children with autism bring to our world after all, today’s crisis is tomorrow’s humor. Her family’s motto will soon become your everyday mantra: Improvise and Overcome!
Definition of Autism Autism is a lifelong complex neurobehavioral condition. . . .
The exact cause of autism is not well known till date. But researchers have. . . .
Can autism be cured? There is no cure for autism as such. But. . . .
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or autism generally starts before. . . .
Early Signs of Autism Autism signs and symptoms are mostly noted. . . .
Diagnosis of Autism: How to diagnose autism in toddlers and. . . .