Healthcare for Children on the Autism Spectrum by Fred Volkmar & Lisa Weisner.
(XMD Volkm 2004)
A straightforward, clearly written compendium of up-to-date information regarding the healthcare of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) by one of the most knowledgeable child psychiatrists in the field and a practicing pediatrician, a particularly helpful combination. The information is conveyed in an understandable, approachable format, with sample questions and guidelines that should be empowering to parents in making the many decisions needed to determine the best treatment and education for their children with ASD. Pp. 375.
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