Raising a child with autism : a guide to applied behavior analysis for parents / Shira Richman.

Richman explains how parents can adapt ABA for use at home, providing guidance to increase play skills, improve communication and increase independence. The book also covers toilet-training, food selectivity, self-dressing and community outings, and includes an overview of the theory behind ABA as w...

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Main Author: Richman, Shira, 1972-
Format: eBook
Published: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2001.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half Title; Of Related Interest; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; 1 What is Autism?; 2 Learning Theory and Applied Behavior Analysis; 3 Structuring Your Child's Free Time; 4 Reducing Maladaptive Behaviors; 5 Daily Living Skills; 6 Increasing Communication; 7 Sibling Interaction; 8 Bringing a Child with Autism into the Community; Epilogue: Our Story: A Parent's Account; References and Resources; Index.