Top Ten Tips
A Survival Guide for Families With Children on the Autism Spectrum
Mom's Choice Award Winner!
National Parenting Publications Award Winner!
I get by with a little help ... Do you ever feel like you're in this parenting thing alone? Like no one understands what you're going through? Parenting children on the autism spectrum is an adventure with countless twists and turns. However, with a little help from 44 fellow parents and professionals, your daily journey can be a little less bumpy. Top Ten Tips offers 520 practical, tried-and-true tips. The book is organized so that you don't have to read through theories or lengthy descriptions - it is all practical; short and sweet. The stuff you want to know NOW! The book is broken down into nine chapters with topics covering self-management, travel, friendships, summertime, school day and many other categories. Foreword by Kristi Sakai.
MEET THE AUTHOR
Teresa Cardon, PhD, CCC-SLP, is the Director of the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism at Utah Valley University. She has worked with individuals on the autism spectrum for more 16 years in a variety of settings, including public schools. A well-respected researcher and practitioner, she has assisted thousands of families and their children as they work to improve their social communication skills. The author of Top Ten Tips: A Survival Guide for Families With Children on the Autism Spectrum and Initiations and Interactions: Early Intervention Techniques for Parents of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders, Teresa provides interactive and motivating workshops on a variety of topics internationally.