Autism Interventions is a practical and valuable tool offering holistic, dynamic, and effective intervention strategies and treatment plans to improve the functioning of individuals with autism in the following areas: sensory processing, motor control, motor planning, speech-language skills, social skills, functional skills, educational strategies and behavioural strategies.
A clinical reference work/supplementary text geared toward occupational and other therapists/teachers who work with children with autism. Provides up-to-date research findings and the latest in teaching and communication techniques. The text is structured in a layered approach, so that each chapter builds on the previous one to present complex information in an easy-to-read and easy-to-use format. The editors offer strategies they have found to be successful, practical and easy to implement. Sensory-based techniques included in this edition address underlying deficits in postural control, muscle strength, coordination, motor planning and sensory processing. Numerous photographs offer illustrations of the types of techniques covered.