Autism Life Skills: 10 Essential Abilities Your Child With Autism Needs to Learn

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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

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"I really like this book. It's rooted in the experience of a whole range of people with autism and very practical, with lots of useful tips in boxes for easy access. The strategies apply well to adults, as well as children" ( Cathy Mercer, The National Autistic Society)

"Without question, Chantal's books on autistic spectrum disorders have become essential texts on the subject" ( Douglas Kennedy)

"Chantal has done a beautiful job of putting the voices of many people on the autism spectrum in one book" ( Temple Grandin, PhD)

"provides insight into many of the challenges faced by teenagers and adults on the autism spectrum" ( Stephen M Edelson, PhD, Director, Autism Research Institute)

"I would highly recommend this book for anyone who lives, works, or educates someone on the autism spectrum" ( Dr Cathy Pratt, Chair, Board of Directors, Autism Society of America)

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A personal coaching programme aimed at parents of special needs children, from the author of Autism Spectrum Disorders

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