Autism Life Skills : 10 Essential Abilities Your Child With Autism Needs to Learn Paperback
Parents who have just received a diagnosis for their child are often shell-shocked.
Autism Life Skills offers comprehensive advice for parents and 'coaches' them on how to work through the emotions inherent to having a child who is not developing as expected.
It also addresses the practical issues that must be considered when raising a child with special needs, such as safety at home and earning a living, and teaches parents how to give their children the skills they will need for a healthy, happy life. Through empowerment strategies, Autism Life Skills offers support for parents new to autism and shows them how to:- Communicate with their child and each other- Address the issue of self-esteem- Develop social relationships for their child- Foster independence in your child
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Ebury Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/04/2009
- Category: Advice on parenting
- ISBN: 9780091929084