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The Resource Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults : evidence-based and promising interventions, edited by Matt Tincani, Andy Bondy

Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults : evidence-based and promising interventions, edited by Matt Tincani, Andy Bondy

Label
Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults : evidence-based and promising interventions
Title
Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults
Title remainder
evidence-based and promising interventions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Matt Tincani, Andy Bondy
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents effective practices for helping people with autism spectrum disorders to thrive in adulthood. It describes ways to support adolescents and adults in succeeding in higher education and work, living independently, enjoying leisure activities, navigating meaningful personal relationships, and more. Specific behavioral and instructional interventions are discussed. Case examples illustrate practical aspects of applying the strategies in real-world school and community settings.--
Assigning source
From publisher's description
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
618.92/85882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RC553.A88
  • RC553.A88
LC item number
  • A87423 2016
  • T56 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tincani, Matt
  • Bondy, Andy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism spectrum disorders in children
  • Autism in adolescence
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders in children
Label
Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults : evidence-based and promising interventions, edited by Matt Tincani, Andy Bondy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction -- 1. Characteristics of adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders / Brenda Smith Myles [and 3 others] -- 2. Autism spectrum disorders and the family / Lauren Pepa and Sandra L. Harris -- II. Transitioning from adolescence to adulthood -- 3. Effective secondary education and transition for adolescents with autism spectrum disorders / Michael L. Wehmeyer and Dianne Zager -- 4. Postsecondary education for students with autism spectrum disorders / Jane Thierfeld Brown, Lorraine E. Wolf, and Christine Wenzel -- III. Instructional and behavioral interventions to promote quality of life -- 5. Behavioral interventions for complex communication and social skills in adults with autism spectrum disorders / Angelica Aguirre [and 3 others] -- 6. Teaching functional communication to adults with autism spectrum disorders / Russell Lang [and 6 others] -- 7. Positive behavior support for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Matt Tincani and Shannon Crozier -- 8. Skill-building interventions for adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorders / Peter F. Gerhardt, Maria Fernanda Garcia, and Anthony Foglia -- 9. Sexuality and relationships for individuals with autism spectrum disorders / Jason C. Travers and Peggy Schaefer Whitby -- 10. Toward a balanced leisure lifestyle for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Phyillis Coyne and Ann Fullerton -- IV. Employment, independence, aging, and policy -- 11. Meaningful employment for individuals with autism spectrum disorders / Paul Wehman [and 3 others] -- 12. Facilitating successful independent living skills for adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders / Brenda Smith Myles [and 5 others] -- 13. Aging, estate planning, and funding services for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Carol Markowitz -- 14. Legal issues and autism spectrum disorders / Beverly L. Frantz and David W. Zellis
Control code
ocn924636351
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781462526154
Lccn
2014006718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781462526154
  • (OCoLC)924636351
Label
Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents and adults : evidence-based and promising interventions, edited by Matt Tincani, Andy Bondy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction -- 1. Characteristics of adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders / Brenda Smith Myles [and 3 others] -- 2. Autism spectrum disorders and the family / Lauren Pepa and Sandra L. Harris -- II. Transitioning from adolescence to adulthood -- 3. Effective secondary education and transition for adolescents with autism spectrum disorders / Michael L. Wehmeyer and Dianne Zager -- 4. Postsecondary education for students with autism spectrum disorders / Jane Thierfeld Brown, Lorraine E. Wolf, and Christine Wenzel -- III. Instructional and behavioral interventions to promote quality of life -- 5. Behavioral interventions for complex communication and social skills in adults with autism spectrum disorders / Angelica Aguirre [and 3 others] -- 6. Teaching functional communication to adults with autism spectrum disorders / Russell Lang [and 6 others] -- 7. Positive behavior support for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Matt Tincani and Shannon Crozier -- 8. Skill-building interventions for adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorders / Peter F. Gerhardt, Maria Fernanda Garcia, and Anthony Foglia -- 9. Sexuality and relationships for individuals with autism spectrum disorders / Jason C. Travers and Peggy Schaefer Whitby -- 10. Toward a balanced leisure lifestyle for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Phyillis Coyne and Ann Fullerton -- IV. Employment, independence, aging, and policy -- 11. Meaningful employment for individuals with autism spectrum disorders / Paul Wehman [and 3 others] -- 12. Facilitating successful independent living skills for adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders / Brenda Smith Myles [and 5 others] -- 13. Aging, estate planning, and funding services for adults with autism spectrum disorders / Carol Markowitz -- 14. Legal issues and autism spectrum disorders / Beverly L. Frantz and David W. Zellis
Control code
ocn924636351
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781462526154
Lccn
2014006718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781462526154
  • (OCoLC)924636351

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