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The Resource Autism : educational and therapeutic approaches, Efrosini Kalyva

Autism : educational and therapeutic approaches, Efrosini Kalyva

Label
Autism : educational and therapeutic approaches
Title
Autism
Title remainder
educational and therapeutic approaches
Statement of responsibility
Efrosini Kalyva
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • gre
  • eng
Summary
There are a number of different approaches and therapies available for children, young people and adults on the autistic spectrum. This work offers concise and clear explanations of a variety of proposed interventions and their effectiveness, and helps the reader to decide on the most appropriate treatment for each individual. The author provides information about recent scientific evidence and the latest research, and allows the reader to consider the pros and cons of each approach. She focuses on the following areas: cognitive-behavioral approaches; developing social interaction; alternative communication strategies; developing play; sensory-motor approaches; psychotherapeutic approaches; biochemical approaches. This guide for practitioners and student teachers provides a comparative examination of the variety of treatments on offer
Cataloging source
UAB
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Kalyva, Efrosini
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.A9
LC item number
K35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism in children
  • Autistic children
  • Autism spectrum disorders in children
Label
Autism : educational and therapeutic approaches, Efrosini Kalyva
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Greek edition first published 2005"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-180) and index
Contents
1. Cognitive-behavioural approaches : Applied behaviour analysis ; TEACCH programme ; Cognitive-behavioural therapy ; Denver Health Sciences Programme ; DIR/floortime method ; LEAP: learning experiences: an alternative programme for preschoolers and parents ; Miller method -- 2. Approaches for developing social interaction : Social stories ; Circle of friends -- 3. Approaches for developing alternative communication : PECS ; Sign language -- 4. Approaches based on play : Non-directive play ; Pivotal response training ; Integrated play groups -- 5. Sensorimotor approaches : Music therapy ; Sensory integration ; Auditory integration ; Visual therapies ; Facilitated communication ; Higashi school or Daily Life therapy -- 6. Biochemical approaches : Pharmacotherapy ; Secretin ; Other biochemical therapies -- 7. Other approaches : Psychoanalytic psychotherapy ; Holding therapy ; Son-Rise programme or Options
Control code
733760694
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
English language ed
Extent
xii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780857024893
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010937015
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)733760694
Label
Autism : educational and therapeutic approaches, Efrosini Kalyva
Publication
Note
"Greek edition first published 2005"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-180) and index
Contents
1. Cognitive-behavioural approaches : Applied behaviour analysis ; TEACCH programme ; Cognitive-behavioural therapy ; Denver Health Sciences Programme ; DIR/floortime method ; LEAP: learning experiences: an alternative programme for preschoolers and parents ; Miller method -- 2. Approaches for developing social interaction : Social stories ; Circle of friends -- 3. Approaches for developing alternative communication : PECS ; Sign language -- 4. Approaches based on play : Non-directive play ; Pivotal response training ; Integrated play groups -- 5. Sensorimotor approaches : Music therapy ; Sensory integration ; Auditory integration ; Visual therapies ; Facilitated communication ; Higashi school or Daily Life therapy -- 6. Biochemical approaches : Pharmacotherapy ; Secretin ; Other biochemical therapies -- 7. Other approaches : Psychoanalytic psychotherapy ; Holding therapy ; Son-Rise programme or Options
Control code
733760694
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
English language ed
Extent
xii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780857024893
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010937015
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)733760694

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