By Patricia Howlin, Orlee Udwin

ISBN-10: 0521797217

ISBN-13: 9780521797214

This ebook describes the explanations, direction, and remedy of a number of developmental and genetic issues, together with attention-deficit illness, Fragile X syndrome, and the autistic spectrum issues. the quantity locations a specific specialize in the process issues through the years and end result in maturity. in addition to delivering succinct and up to date summaries of the latest study, the authors provide clinicians useful guidance for intervention and administration with teenagers and teens.

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