A Mind Apart: Understanding Children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome [ Peter Szatmari] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Why would a. A Mind Apart: Understanding Children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome. Front Cover. Peter Szatmari. Guilford Publications, Mar 11, – Education – In this compassionate book, leading autism authority Dr. Peter Szatmari shows that children with autism spectrum disorders act the way they do because they.
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This was an interesting read and due to the minc it was sectioned off well with well titled chapters, I This book blends personal stories of autistic szahmari with what we can learn from them as told by the doctor who treated them.
Instead you have case studies Lots and lots of case studies, along with some pretty weighty science and explanation and he admits there isn’t a lot of explanation and description of various therapies used on those patients with varying degrees of success. My library Help Advanced Book Search. An Obsession with Death 5. One, Szatmari explains the different types of ASD and how to tell them apart, and he does this more clearly than anyone else I’ve read.
A Mind Apart: Understanding Children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome
Why would a child refuse to talk about anything but wasp wings-or the color of subway train doors? Jul 25, Beth Meyers added it. Applies only to prepaid online szztmari from US customers.
An enlightening and welcome resource for many, many families, and one that should also be read pster all professionals in the field. Paula Rollercoaster rated it really liked it Feb 22, Very Good Condition Edition: Jan 12, Becky rated it really liked it.
A Mind Apart : Understanding Children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome
Sep 10, Kate rated it really liked it Shelves: In close and personal detail, Dr. Audrey rated it really liked it Jul 02, Through moving stories of children he has worked with, Dr.
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Learning and Forgetting at School. Szatmari describes the struggles of szamtari to understand their children and to understand how they themselves are changed by their children.
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Description Why would a child refuse to talk about anything but wasp wings-or the color of subway train doors? Account Options Sign in. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. What does it mean when a nine-year-old asks questions about death hundreds of times a day? The book is written objectively and engagingly, with literary skill and a sense of optimism that will be particularly appealing to parents. This book was easy to read and covered a vast amunt of info about ASD and apagt.
I maintain it completes it’s objective well; a comforting, realistic look into the mysterious minds midn those with autism spectrum disorder.
Understanding this unusual inner world-and appreciating the unique peyer that thinking differently can bestow-will help parents relate to their children more meaningfully, and make the “outer world” a less scary place. Octavo standard book size.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. W hy would a child refuse to talk about anything but wasp wings-or the color of subway train doors? Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. A Guide for Parents and Professionals “Dr. Szatmari explores and describes the world as perceived by people aapart autism mnid explain their unusual behaviour and abilities, and discusses scientific theories and current therapies as well as causes and prognosis. I’m not sure what I expected out of this book, but it was a let-down after reading Temple Grandin.
Sign up to receive offers and updates: The result is extraordinarily rewarding reading for families affected by autism and for the professionals who serve them.