Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Autism/Asperger's Conference / Temple Grandin, Raun Melmed, Sean Barron..

Contributor(s): Grandin, Temple [spk] | Melmed, Raun [spk] | Barron, Sean [spk].
Publisher: Eau Claire, WI : PESI Publishing & Media, 2014Description: 3 videodiscs (352 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscOther title: Autism Asperger's conference.Subject(s): AUTISM | ASPERGER SYNDROME | AUTISM | CONFERENCESSummary: Part 1 -- Dr. Temple Grandin has served as inspiration and role model to hundreds of thousands of families and persons with autism. In this unique presentation, Temple eloquently and candidly describes the challenges she has faced and offers no-nonsense ideas on how others dealing with autism can meet these obstacles and improve the quality of their lives. Backed by her personal experience and evidence-based research, Temple shares her valuable insights on a wide variety of topics, and offers useful do's and don'ts. Part 2 -- Raun D. Melmed is a developmental and behavioral pediatrician and director of the Melmed Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is also co-founder and medical director of the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center, and adjunct senior researcher at the Translational Genomics Institute in Phoenix. Dr. Melmed has established physician-training programs for the early identification of infants and toddlers with autism and other developmental and behavioral concerns. He is currently investigating the genetics and phenotypes of autism, as well as the use of novel therapeutic agents in the treatment of ADHD and autism. Part 3 -- Co-author with Temple Grandin of Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships. In his compelling presentation, Sean Barron tells the story of how he went from being a child with low-functioning autism to the successful man, journalist, and boyfriend he is today. When Sean was young, he felt alone, isolated from others. But over time, he learned many social 'unwritten rules' that have helped him become more connected with society, resulting in renewed personal relationships.
List(s) this item appears in: Autism DVDs March 2017 & 2018CM
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
DVD IHC Library
Main Collection 720 AUT (Browse shelf) Available W004871
Total holds: 0

Recorded on February 14, 2014

Part 1 -- Dr. Temple Grandin has served as inspiration and role model to hundreds of thousands of families and persons with autism. In this unique presentation, Temple eloquently and candidly describes the challenges she has faced and offers no-nonsense ideas on how others dealing with autism can meet these obstacles and improve the quality of their lives. Backed by her personal experience and evidence-based research, Temple shares her valuable insights on a wide variety of topics, and offers useful do's and don'ts. Part 2 -- Raun D. Melmed is a developmental and behavioral pediatrician and director of the Melmed Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is also co-founder and medical director of the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center, and adjunct senior researcher at the Translational Genomics Institute in Phoenix. Dr. Melmed has established physician-training programs for the early identification of infants and toddlers with autism and other developmental and behavioral concerns. He is currently investigating the genetics and phenotypes of autism, as well as the use of novel therapeutic agents in the treatment of ADHD and autism. Part 3 -- Co-author with Temple Grandin of Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships. In his compelling presentation, Sean Barron tells the story of how he went from being a child with low-functioning autism to the successful man, journalist, and boyfriend he is today. When Sean was young, he felt alone, isolated from others. But over time, he learned many social 'unwritten rules' that have helped him become more connected with society, resulting in renewed personal relationships.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Click on an image to view it in the image viewer

Powered by Koha

//