The Oxford Handbook Of Music And Disability Studies

Author: Stephanie Jensen-Moulton
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199331448
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than detailing them I will defer to the expressed views of the autistic author and
advocate Amy Sequenzia: I am ... and accepted the neurotypical way of doing
things to make it easier for non-autistic people to understand us, interact with us.

The Handbook Of Autism

Author: Maureen Aarons
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134720750
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This leads us to consider the implications of the social impairments which Lorna
Wing has described and which we referred to in Chapter 2. What does this mean
in ... Children with autism are often described as 'withdrawn', as though they have
taken a decision to remove themselves from society. ... In fact, they have not yet
learnt to understand and gain pleasure from human contact. Fortunately, as they
get older, the majority learn not only to accept physical contact but even to enjoy

International Handbook Of Autism And Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Author: Johnny L. Matson
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781441980656
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International Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders,
Autism and Child Psychopathology Series, DOI ... People with autism spectrum
disorders (ASD) may also have other conditions such as intellectual disability (ID)
and ... In addition, people with ASD often have difficulty understanding and
expressing their own thoughts and feelings, and their ... to accept that mental
illness can co-occur with ASD and ID, lack of research on psychopathology in
people with ASD; ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Positive Psychology And Disability

Author: Michael L. Wehmeyer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195398785
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I started to pray for strength to accept autism and live with joy, laughter, and
connection. ... (Artson, 2011) A personal premise in this exploration of gratitude
and disability is that receiving the gifts of people with intellectual and
developmental ... For many of us, the compelling nature of those gifts has given
us a vocation and purpose. ... traditions to rediscover and describe the ways that
disability has been treated in those traditions and/or helped to shape
understanding about them.

Handbook Of Social Work Practice With Vulnerable And Resilient Populations

Author: Alex Gitterman
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231537018
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In the United States, the primary federal law concerning autism is the Combating
Autism Act, which was signed into law in December 2006. ... The Expanding the
Promise of Individuals with Autism Act of 2007 (EPIAA) has a section titled “
Support for Individuals with Autism ... The most accepted treatment as of late has
become “applied behavior analysis,” which requires thirty to forty hours of
individual ...

The Asperkid S Secret Book Of Social Rules

Author: Jennifer Cook O'Toole
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857006851
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Jennifer O'Toole knows; she was one! This book is a top secret guide to all of the hidden social rules in life that often seem strange and confusing to young people with Asperger syndrome.

Handbook Of Autism And Pervasive Developmental Disorders Diagnosis Development Neurobiology And Behavior

Author: Fred R. Volkmar
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471721107
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In this important respect, it is useful to think that individuals are engaged in the
process of diagnosis and symptoms ... a disease or disorder category are tools,
which when combined with other tools should lead to helpful understanding and
treatment. ... Manual of Mental Disorders of the American Psychiatric Association
and the International Statistical Classification of ... Thus, for the first time, there is
happily an internationally accepted, fieldtested, diagnostic system for the most
severe ...

Handbook Of Pediatric Neuropsychology

Author: Andrew S. Davis, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826157379
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The GADS was standardized and normed using a sample of 371 individuals
diagnosed with AD (85% male) who ranged in age from 3 to 22 from 46 states
across the United States and countries outside of the United States (Campbell,
2005). Within the AD ... However, many psychologists are hesitant to accept
referrals and conduct initial evaluations. Most likely this is due to the ... Retrieved
from http://www. Gilliam, J. E. (2001). Gilliam
Asperger's ...

Handbook Of Clinical Psychology Competencies

Author: Jay C Thomas
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387097562
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Abstract: Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are biologically based,
neurodevelopmental disorders of childhood onset characterized by ...
communication as well as restricted or stereotyped patterns of behavior and
interests (American Psychiatric Association, 2000). As many as one in 150-500
children are affected (Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 2007;
Fombonne, 2003). ... This prevalence figure is dramatically higher than the
previously accepted estimate of 5 per 10,000.