Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Written By Johnny L. Matson
Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 September 2011
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
  • Pages : 446 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders by author: Johnny L. Matson which was release on 02 September 2011 and published by Elsevier with total page 446 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Autism spectrum disorder has received increasing research in recent years, with more information on assessment and treatment than can be readily assimilated from primary literature by clinicians. Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders summarizes evidence-based assessments and intervention for Autism across the life-span, providing clinicians with a practical overview of how best to assess and treat this disorder. The book begins with a discussion of what warrants a determination of being "evidence based" and a description of the disorder from a life span perspective. The book also provides a chapter on differential diagnosis of autism relative to other disorders. What follows are separate sections on assessment and intervention. These chapters discuss first how to assess and then separately how to treat behavioral problems, communication and social skills issues, academic and vocational skills, and the use of pharmacology and an assessment of possible pharmacological effects. Intended for practitioners assessing and treating children with developmental delays, the book provides clinicians with best practices for assessing and treating delays associated with autism. Covers the full range of Autism Spectrum Disorders Covers the lifespan Focuses on evidence-based assessment and treatment

Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Author : Johnny L. Matson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-09-02
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Autism spectrum disorder has received increasing research in recent years, with more information on assessment and treatment than can be readily assimilated from primary literature by clinicians. Clinical Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders summarizes evidence-based assessments and intervention for Autism across the life-span, providing clinicians with a practical ...

Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder Second Edition

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  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-03-08
  • Total pages : 494
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : This authoritative resource, now thoroughly revised for DSM-5, has set the standard for the comprehensive assessment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Leading experts demonstrate how to craft a scientifically grounded profile of each child?s strengths and difficulties, make a formal diagnosis, and use assessment data to guide individualized intervention ...

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  • Author : Aurelio Prifitera,Donald H. Saklofske,Lawrence G. Weiss
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children: Fourth Edition (WISC-IV) is one of the most often used measures to assess intelligence and cognitive functions in children, ages 6-16 years. The second edition of the WISC-IV Clinical Assessment and Intervention will include new information obtained from the clinical use of the WISC-IV ...

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  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2008-09-19
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Significant progress has been made in assessing children with autism spectrum disorders, but the field has lacked a single, comprehensive resource that assembles current best practices within a unified assessment framework. This authoritative book demonstrates how to craft a complete, scientifically grounded, and clinically useful portrait of a child's strengths ...

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  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-10-21
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : This comprehensive and much-needed guide addresses the issues faced by clinicians in assessing and treating the range of mental health conditions, which can affect adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Its particular focus on adults fills a notable gap in the ASD professional literature, with an extensive array of contributors ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2014-04-04
  • Total pages : 653
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Current rates of autism diagnoses have been cause for concern and research as well as rumor and misinformation. Important questions surround the condition: how early can an accurate diagnosis be made? At what age should intervention start? How can parents recognize warning signs? And what causes autism in the first ...

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  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010-03-15
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : *Winner in the Education/Academic category of the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards* *Shortlisted for the 2011 NASEN Award 'The Special Needs Academic Book'* With a focus on best practice and the importance of early diagnosis, this book provides a practical and scientifically-based approach to the assessment and diagnosis of Asperger ...

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  • Author : Fred R. Volkmar,Rhea Paul,Ami Klin,Donald J. Cohen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2005-04-29
  • Total pages : 792
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Now expanded to two volumes, this invaluable reference work provides a comprehensive review of all information presently available about these disorders, drawing on findings and clinical experience from a number of related disciplines such as psychiatry, psychology, neurobiology, pediatrics, etc. The Handbook covers descriptive and diagnostic characteristics, biological contributions, intervention ...

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  • Author : James K. Luiselli
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a relatively new diagnostic label which reflects the variability and differentiation of symptomatology among children and youth commonly described as having autistic disorder, high-functioning autism (HFA), and Asperger's syndrome. Current best practices have emerged from decades of evidence-based research, research-to-practice translation of empirically supported procedures, ...

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  • Author : Amy M. Wetherby,Barry M. Prizant
  • Publisher : Brookes Pub
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : A reference guide to autism spectrum disorders that provides an in-depth overview of the communication, language, social, and behavioral issues of autism spectrum disorders....

Functional Analysis in Clinical Treatment

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  • Author : Peter Sturmey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-04-28
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : With the ongoing pressures for psychologists to practice evidence-based care, and the requirement insurance carriers have both for treatment goals, measurement of outcomes, and a focus on brief therapy, functional analysis provides a framework for achieving all of the above. Having proven itself in treating behavioral problems in education, functional ...

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  • Publisher : Paul H Brookes Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 471
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : The legislative, technological, and philosophical changes of the last decade have altered the provision of intervention to school-age children with speech and language impairments. This book provides a comprehensive overview of these advances and an in-depth examination of the effectiveness of these developments. Topics covered include the different types of ...

Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders Assessment Interventions and Policy

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-02-21
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : The latest and most comprehensive resource on autism and related disorders Since the original edition was first published more than a quarter-century ago, The Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders has been the most influential reference work in the field. Volume 2 of this comprehensive work includes a wealth of ...

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  • Author : Alice S. Carter,Rebecca DelCarmen-Wiggins
  • Publisher : Oxford Library of Psychology
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Revision of: Handbook of infant, toddler, and preschool mental health assessment / edited by Rebecca DelCarmen-Wiggins, Alice Carter. 2004....

Essentials of Autism Spectrum Disorders Evaluation and Assessment

Essentials of Autism Spectrum Disorders Evaluation and Assessment
  • Author : Celine A. Saulnier,Pamela E. Ventola
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-03-22
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9780080559803
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Summary : Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to utilize the varied assessments frequently used in evaluating autism spectrum disorders With both the detection and awareness of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) on the rise, there is an urgent need for an increasing number of professionals to not only learn about ...