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The Educator's Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder, Interventions and Treatments, edited by Kaye L. Otten, Sonja R. de Boer, and Leslie Bross

Summary
Identify the intervention that is the best fit and implement with confidence Whatever your role--general or special education teacher, school counselor, therapist, behavior analyst, administrator--you undoubtedly interact with learners with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and are committed to helping them succeed and thrive. This easy-to-use, accessible guide summarizes more than 75 interventions and rates each based on the most recent evidence of effectiveness and safety. Features include: Treatments that address skills in a comprehensive variety of domains organized into 11 categories, including behavioral interventions, visual supports, social and emotional skills training, physiological interventions, and interventions with the potential for causing harm An evidence-based five-point scale that clearly rates each intervention's effectiveness with specific learners Guidance for working with colleagues and families to choose and implement the most promising treatments Written by educators with decades of experience and expertise in a variety of settings, many who are also Board-Certified Behavior Analysts, this comprehensive guide is an indispensable resource for all those who serve students with ASD
Table Of Contents
THE EDUCATOR'S GUIDE TO AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER - FRONT COVER -- THE EDUCATOR'S GUIDE TO AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER -- COPYRIGHT -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- ABOUT THE AUTHORS AND EDITORS -- ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS -- ABOUT THE AUTHORS OF PRACTITIONER TESTIMONIALS -- DEDICATION -- INTRODUCTION -- SECTION 1 - BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTIONS -- SECTION 2 - VISUAL SUPPORTS -- SECTION 3 - LANGUAGE TRAINING -- SECTION 4 - SOCIAL, EMOTIONAL, AND BEHAVIORAL SKILLS TRAINING -- SECTION 5 - NATURAL DEVELOPMENTAL BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTIONS (NDBI) -- SECTION 6 - DEVELOPMENTAL RELATIONSHIP-BASED INTERVENTIONS (DRBI) -- SECTION 7 - RELATIONAL FRAME THEORY (RFT)-BASED INTERVENTIONS -- SECTION 8 - TRANSITION -- SECTION 9 - MISCELLANEOUS NON-EDUCATIONAL INTERVENTIONS -- SECTION 10 - BIOMEDICAL AND NUTRITIONAL TREATMENTS -- SECTION 11 - OTHER INTERVENTIONS WITH POTENTIAL FOR CAUSING SIGNIFICANT HARM -- REFERENCES -- INDEX
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (425 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781071838785

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