Autism Spectrum Disorders: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Indexed In: PsycINFO®
Release Date: September, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 430
ISBN13: 9781522538271|ISBN10: 1522538275|EISBN13: 9781522538288|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3827-1


Developmental disorders affect a high percentage of people in contemporary society. As such, it is imperative to dedicate time and research to facilitate a more comprehensive understanding of these disorders.

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice is an innovative reference source for the latest academic material on emerging perspectives, treatment and care techniques, and therapeutic strategies to support individuals with autism spectrum disorders. Highlighting a range of topics such as social skills, educational support, and assistive technologies, this book is ideally designed for healthcare professionals, researchers, students, academics, and practitioners interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorders.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Assistive Technologies
  • Cognitive Impairments
  • Community Awareness
  • Educational Support
  • Social Skills
  • Speech Pathology and Therapy
  • Therapeutic Programs

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