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Parenting children on the autism spectrum is an adventure with countless twists and turns. However, with a little help from 44 fellow parents and professionals, your daily journey can be a little less bumpy. Top Ten Tips: A Survival Guide for Families With Children on the Autism Spectrum offers over 500 practical, tried-and-true tips.
Top Ten Tips is organized so that the reader doesn't have to read through theories or lengthy descriptions. It is practical -- short and sweet, containing the information that you want to know NOW! The book is broken down into nine chapters covering topics that include self-management, travel, friendships, summertime, school day, and bedtime.
About the Author:
Teresa Cardon, PhD, CCC-SLP, is the Director of the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism at Utah Valley University. She has worked with individuals on the autism spectrum for more 16 years in a variety of settings, including public schools. A well-respected researcher and practitioner, she has assisted thousands of families and their children as they work to improve their social communication skills. The author of Initiations and Interactions: Early Intervention Techniques for Parents of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders, Teresa provides interactive and motivating workshops on a variety of topics internationally.