Author: Janice E. Janzen
Product Code: 610
ISBN: 9781593633615
Pages: 224
Availability: In stock.

The Autism Handbook for Parents: Facts and Strategies for Parenting Success is written specifically for parents of children recently diagnosed with autism. Although it is a relief to know there is a name for their child’s problems and there are people out there who understand how to help, many parents are unsure what steps to take after a child is diagnosed with autism.This book offers concrete answers to parents’ questions and concerns and can be used as a guide for navigating the journey ahead. Clear and concise information on autism is provided, including how autism can affect learning and behavior. This book provides parents with the information needed to help them advocate for their child and make decisions on various treatments and educational interventions available.

The author also includes advice on how to prevent many behavioral problems, how to deal with those that do occur, and how to begin teaching early skills that are critical to a child’s success. The Autism Handbook for Parents is a must-have for those looking to be an effective advocate, teacher, and parent for their child with autism!


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Review: Midwest Book Review - September 1, 2009
Autism is a tricky subject for many parents. “Autism Handbook for Parents: Facts and Strategies for Parenting Success” is a guide for parents who have recently found that their children have been diagnosed with autism, and who are confused and anxious about what they as parents should be doing. Offering simple, straight to the point answers, “Autism Handbook for Parents” has much wisdom to be found. Well worth the acquisition for parents inexperienced in matters concerning autism.

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