ABC of autism / Munib Haroon.
By: Haroon, Munib.
Contributor(s): Bevan, Ruth | Cooper, Kate | Davidson, Conor | Gately, Isabelle | Glidden, Derek | Haroon, Munib | Kam, Alwyn | Lodge, Keri-Michele | Needham, Frances | Pillay, Mini G | Saju, Padakkara | Shaha, Monica | Stansfield, Alison.Series: ABC series (Malden, Mass.): Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2019Description: 75 pages : illustrations : 28 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781119317258.Subject(s): AUTISM | DIAGNOSIS | TREATMENT | EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE | PRIMARY HEALTH CARE
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
An introduction to autism -- Classification and diagnosis -- The aetiology of autism -- The features of autism in childhood -- The assessment and diagnosis of autism in children -- Managing day to day issues -- Mental health in children with autism -- School and autism -- Symptoms and signs in adult autism -- The assessment and diagnosis of autism in adults -- Autism and mental health in adult patients -- Learning disabilities and autism -- Gender and autism -- Getting on with life as an adult after a diagnosis -- Mortality and autism -- Interventions for autism in children and adults.
"Provides a succinct, evidence-based overview of the symptoms, evaluation, treatment and management of autism in both daily practice and for ongoing patient support plans. This accessible and informative guide allows primary health care professionals to quickly reference the essential information required for appropriate patient care." - BOOK JACKET