Autism Spectrum Disorders A Transactional Developmental Perspective

ISBN-10: 1557664455

ISBN-13: 9781557664457

Edition: 2000

Authors: Amy M. Wetherby, Barry M. Prizant, Glen Dunlap, Pat Mirenda, Patrick Rydell

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This cross-disciplinary resource for professionals working with young children with autism provides a theoretical foundation for understanding the communication and language problems characteristic of autism.
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List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Company Incorporated
Publication date: 5/31/2000
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 448
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Dr. Rydell has been in the field of autism and communication disorders for more than 24 years in public school, hospital, university, administration, and private practice settings. Dr. Rydell is the owner and director of Rocky Mountain Autism Center, a private center dedicated solely to working with children with autism spectrum disorders and their families. The center provides comprehensive center-, community-, and home-based assessments, programs, interventions, and training to individuals with autism, their families, and professionals. Dr. Rydell earned his doctoral and master's degrees in the field of communication disorders and special education, with a primary program emphasis in autism and early childhood education. Dr. Rydell is a Fulbright Senior Specialist grant recipient (2005) and has previously co-authored five book chapters and numerous research articles on autism and unconventional verbal behaviors. In addition, he frequently speaks at international, national, and state levels on topics related to autism.

Series Preface
Editorial Advisory Board
Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders
Theoretical and Research Foundations: Understanding the Developmental Context of Autism
Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Young Children
Joint Attention, Cultural Learning, and Language Acquisition: Implications for Children with Autism
Joint Attention, Social Orienting, and Communication in Autism
Intersubjectivity in Autism: The Roles of Imitation and Executive Function
Understanding the Nature of Communication and Language Impairments
Sensory Processing and Motor Performance in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Neurological Underpinnings of Autism
Assessment and Intervention Issues
Communication Intervention Issues for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
More Able Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Sociocommunicative Challenges and Guidelines for Enhancing Abilities
Promoting Peer Play and Socialization: The Art of Scaffolding
A Developmental Approach to Difficulties in Relating and Communicating in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Related Syndromes
Understanding and Intervening with Children's Challenging Behavior: A Comprehensive Approach
Augmentative Communication and Literacy
The Experience of Autism in the Lives of Families
Author Index
Subject Index
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