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The Australian Autism Handbook : The Essential Resource Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder - Benison O'Reilly

The Australian Autism Handbook

The Essential Resource Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Published: 1st April 2013
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When first published in 2008, the Australian Autism Handbook quickly became the go-to guide for parents whose children have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. In this new edition, the book has been updated with all the latest research, the ratings guide for early interventions, new chapters on teens; Asperger’s syndrome; DSM5 diagnostic criteria; and advice for dads by dads.

Its new resources section ensures you make the most of your funding and lists every website and phone number you could ever need. Australian Autism Handbook is a practical and comprehensive guide to every aspect of raising an ASD child.

About the Author

The authors Benison O’Reilly and Kathryn Wicks are professional writers and both have children with autism. They know from first-hand experience the essential information parents need to know to raise your ASD child.

Benison O'Reilly is a pharmacist and medical writer and mother of three. She is co-author of Beyond the Baby Blues: The Complete Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Handbook.

Kathryn Wicks is a journalist and is currently community editor at the Sydney Morning Herald and a mother of two boys.

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      Comments about The Australian Autism Handbook:

      In the dark early days of a diagnoses it gave us clarity, information & hope!! Every family with a child on the spectrum should have a copy!!

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        Comments about The Australian Autism Handbook:

        Perfect way to work through the maze that comes with an autism/Asperger's diagnosis. Lots of great stories but, more importantly, fantastic information and useful advice

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        Bible of info on Autism

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        I found this book to be very informative as we are going down the diagnosing road and it helps to hear other stories similar to yours and how to help your child. Also where to get help etc

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        ISBN: 9781922190321
        ISBN-10: 1922190322
        Audience: General
        Format: Paperback
        Language: English
        Number Of Pages: 424
        Published: 1st April 2013
        Country of Publication: AU
        Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 15.2  x 0.6
        Weight (kg): 0.52