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Author Stewart, Kathryn.

Title Helping a child with nonverbal learning disorder or asperger's syndrome : a parent's guide / Kathryn Stewart.

Imprint Oakland, Calif. : New Harbinger Publications, 2002.


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 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Children's Department  PARENTING 618.92 STE    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Parent Collection  PT J618.9289 ST4H    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.85883 S849H    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  618.9289 S849H    Check Shelf
Description vii, 179 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-179).
Summary Presents an overview of Asperger's syndrome and related nonverbal learning disorders covering the symptoms and ways to help a child cope and lead a full and satisfying life.
Contents Machine derived contents note: PART I -- An Overview of Nonverbal Learning Disorder, Asperger's -- Syndrome, and Related Conditions -- I What Are Nonverbal Learning Disorder and 3 -- Asperger's Syndrome? -- 2 Areas of Strength and Weakness 19 -- 3 Why Is It Important to Understand the Child with 33 -- Nonverbal Learning Disability or Asperger's Syndrome? -- Part II -- The Effects of Nonverbal Learning Disability and -- Asperger's Syndrome -- 4 Speaking a Different Language: Social Skill 45 -- Development and Social and Emotional Functioning -- 5 Lost in Space: Visual-Spatial Processing and Sensory 57 -- Integration -- 6 Roots of the Matter: Information Processing and 63 -- Organizational Problems -- Part III -- Now What? Intervention and Program Planning -- 7 "Getting It": Addressing Deficits in Organizational 73 -- Skills and Information Processing -- 8 Learning to Learn: Interventions for Successful Learning 89 -- Experiences -- 9 Bodies in Motion: Addressing Deficits in Visual-Spatial 111 -- Processing and Sensory-Motor Integration -- 10 Social Competency: Issues of the Self, Others, and 121 -- Self-Esteem -- 11 What Does the Future Hold? 147 -- 12 Resources and Program Planning 155 -- Appendix A: Diagnosis of NLD 161 -- Appendix B: Diagnostic Criteria for Asperger's 165 -- Syndrome (from DSM-IV) -- Appendix C: The Classroom Wish List 167 -- Appendix D: Activities for NLD Children 169 -- Appendix E: Information Processing Deficits 171.
Subject Asperger's syndrome.
Cognition disorders in children.
Asperger Syndrome. (DNLM)D020817
Learning Disabilities -- rehabilitation. (DNLM)D007859Q000534
Cognition Disorders -- in infancy & childhood.
Autistic Disorder. (DNLM)D001321
Teaching. (DNLM)D013663
Asperger's syndrome. (OCoLC)fst00818798
Cognition disorders in children. (OCoLC)fst00866495
Parenting. (OCoLC)fst01053407
ISBN 1572242779 (pbk.)
9781572242777 (pbk.)
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