Autism Spectrum Disorders

Format: DVD
Running Time: Over 100 minutes
Item #: 4310752
ISBN: 978-1-59147-438-8
List Price: $99.95
Member/Affiliate Price: $69.95
Copyright: 2006
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In Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dr. James A. Mulick shows his approach to counseling children with autism and their parents. Autism spectrum disorder, which includes autism and Asperger syndrome, is characterized by impairment in communication skills, social interactions, and repetitive patterns of behavior. Dr. Mulick works with families with autistic children to help them handle this disorder.

In this session, Dr. Mulick works with a mother of a 10-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with autism. Dr. Mulick uses his behavioral–educational approach to assess the present situation and makes several intervention suggestions, including exposure, distraction, and reinforcement.

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