Handbook of autism and pervasive developmental disorders. volume 1, Diagnosis, development and brain mechanisms / edited by Fred R. Volkmar, Sally J. Rogers, Rhea Paul, and Kevin A. Pelphrey

The newest edition of the most comprehensive handbook on autism and related disorders Since the original edition was first published more than a quarter of a century ago, The Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Volume 1: Diagnosis, Development, and Brain Mechanisms, has been th...

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Other Authors: Volkmar, Fred R. (Editor), Paul, Rhea (Editor), Rogers, Sally J. (Editor), Pelphrey, Kevin Archer (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Hoboken : Wiley, [2014]
Edition:Fourth edition
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Autism and the autism spectrum: diagnostic concepts / Fred R. Volkmar, Brian Reichow, Alexander Westphal, and David S. Mandell
  • The broader autism phenotype / Brooke Ingersoll and Allison Wainer
  • Epidemiology of autism spectrum disorders / Alison Presmanes Hill, Katharine E. Zuckerman, and Eric Fombonne
  • Outcomes in adults with autism spectrum disorders / Patricia Howlin
  • ASD in infants and toddlers / Katarzyna Chawarska, Suzanne Macari, Fred R. Volkmar, So Hyun Kim, and Frederick Shic
  • School-age children with ASD / Nirit Bauminger-Zviely
  • Issues and interventions for autism spectrum disorders during adolescence and beyond / Lynn Kern Koegel, Robert L. Koegel, Amber R. Miller, and Whitney J. Detar
  • Adults with autism / Carla A. Mazefsky and Susan W. White
  • Social development in autism / Naomi Ornstein Davis and Alice S. Carter
  • Language and communication in autism / So Hyun Kim, Rhea Paul, Helen Tager-Flusberg, and Catherine Lord
  • Play development in children with autism spectrum disorders: skills, object play, and interventions / Connie Kasari and Ya-Chih Chang
  • Imitation in autism spectrum disorders / Giacomo Vivanti and Antonia Hamilton
  • Neuropsychological characteristics of autism spectrum disorders / Katherine D. Tsatsanis and Kelly Powell
  • Autism and emotion / R. Peter Hobson
  • Motor control and motor learning processes in autism spectrum disorders / Stefanie Bodison and Stewart Mostofsky
  • Sensory features in autism spectrum disorders / Grace T. Baranek, Lauren M. Little, L. Diane Parham, Karla K. Ausderau, and Maura G. Sabatos-DeVito
  • Genetics of autism spectrum disorders / Michael Rutter and Anita Thapar
  • Environmental factors in the preconception and prenatal periods in relation to risk for ASD / Kristen Lyall, Rebecca J. Schmidt, and Irva Hertz-Picciotto
  • Biochemical biomarkers for autism spectrum disorder / George M. Anderson
  • The social neuroscience of autism spectrum disorder / James C. McPartland, Rachel M. Tillman, Daniel Y.-J. Yang, Raphael A. Bernier, and Kevin A. Pelphrey
  • The neuropathology of autism / Manuel F. Casanova
  • Medical care in autism and related conditions / Fred R. Volkmar, Justin Rowberry, Oana de Vinck-Baroody, Abha R. Gupta, Jennifer Leung, Judith Meyers, Nita Vaswani, and Lisa A. Wiesner
  • Psychopharmacology / Lawrence Scahill, Caitlin S. Tillberg, and Andrés Martin