qSubject Areas/Keywords: adolescents, adults, AS/HFA, ASD, Asperger syndrome, assessments, autism spectrum disorders, behavioral, children, communication, developmental disabilities, diagnosis, DSM-V, DSM-5, genetics, high-functioning, interventions, neuropsychology, PDD-NOS, pervasive developmental disorders, psychopharmacological, social competence, social skills training, treatments Description: Completely revised with the latest research and clinical strategies, this is the authoritative volume on Asperger syndrome (now part of DSM-5 autism spectrum disorder). Considered the definitive reference since its initial publication, the book focuses on how to assess each child or adolescent's needs and provide effective interventions in the areas of communication, behavior, and academic and vocational functioning. The neural and genetic bases of autism spectrum disorders are also explored. q--Internet afriendsa can share experiences, thoughts, and knowledge using chat lines, web pages and message boards ... very competent social interaction skills and have written guide books for young adults with AS (Edmonds aamp; Beardon, 2008;anbsp;...
|Author||:||James C. McPartland, Ami Klin, Fred R. Volkmar|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Publications - 2014-04-01|