A timely, comprehensive text about autism for the professional speech therapist.
Introduction. Thinking in Autism: Differences in Learning and Development. The Learning Style of Persons with Autism: An Autobiography. Teaching Children with Autism: What Parents Want. Enhancing Communication in Nonverbal Children with Autism. Assessment & Intervention Strategies for Children Who Use Echolalia. Methods to Enhance Communication in Verbal Children. Strategies to Promote Social-Communicative Interactions. Enhancing Children''s Play. Teaching Children with Autism to "Read" Social Situations. Solving Social & Behavior Problems Through the Use of Environmental Supports. Cognitive Picture Rehearsal: A System to Teach Self-Control.