Understanding Autism For Dummies

Mother/Infant/Child | Books

Autism affects more than 1 million children and adults in the United States, and parents may be confused by the behavior of autistic children. This book provides help and hope by explaining the symptoms of autism, how it's diagnosed, differences between various types of autism, and the current options for treatment. The book features inspiring autism success stories as well as a list of organizations where people who support those with autism can go for additional help. It also offers practical advice on how to educate children and how to help people with autism use their strengths to maximize their potential in life.