An Early Start for Your Child with Autism: Using Everyday Activities to Help Kids Connect, Communicate, and Learn
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She served as Founding Director of the University of Washington Autism Center. Rogers, PhD, is Professor of Psychiatry at the MIND Institute at the University of California, Davis. She is coauthor of An Early Start for Your Child with Autism and A Parent's Guide to Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism.. She is a pioneering autism researcher known for her work on early intervention for preschoolers, imitation deficits, family interventions, and autism in infancy. Wit
Rogers, Dawson, and Vismara have succeeded in translating the latest and best scientific evidence into practical suggestions for improving your child's social and communication skills. The book shows how parents everywhere can give their children with autism spectrum disorders the support they need to learn to communicate and play."--Ilene Schwartz, PhD, Director, Haring Center for Applied Research and Training in Education, University of Washington, and coauthor of Building Blocks for Teaching Preschoolers with Special Needs. This is a boo
We signed him up for therapy and we had to go to a session for parents (highly recommend any parent with an autistic child does VM My son was diagnosed with autism a couple of months ago and I didn't really know where to begin. We signed him up for therapy and we had to go to a session for parents (highly recommend any parent with an autistic child does the same). This book is great because it's aimed at parents and written in an easy-to-understand language. The first couple of chapters go through what many of us have gone through using a family's story of how their journey began and progres. A fantastic book for all those parents and grandparents and other A fantastic book for all those parents and grandparents and other carers who feel at a loss as to how they best grow their child struggling with autism and/or developmental delay. Its so practical, so readable, so understanding of what we all go through. But its no short cut to the hard cut that's required to keep up the input and keep on working hard to give your little one the very best opportunity. Thank You. A wonderful help for parents while you wait for your therapy Jessica A wonderful help for parents while you wait for your therapy to kick it. By changing the way we played we have seen so much improvement in a short amount of time. Very good tips and exercises that truly work if you stick to them.
Sally Rogers, Geraldine Dawson, and Laurie Vismara make it surprisingly simple to turn daily routines like breakfast or bath time into fun and rewarding learning experiences that target crucial developmental skills. Vivid examples illustrate proven techniques for promoting play, language, and engagement. Nearly all young kids—including those with ASD—have an amazing capacity to learn. This encouraging guide from the developers of a groundbreaking early intervention program provides doable, practical strategies you can use every day. . Get an early start—and give your chil