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Published: 01 February 2018

240 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190259358

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Caring for Autism

Practical Advice from a Parent and Physician

Michael A. Ellis, DO

  • Written from the unique perspective of a psychiatrist who specializes in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and father of a child with ASD;
  • Discusses the effect of ASD on the whole family, not just the patient involved, and the grieving process that comes with it; and
  • Covers diagnosis, medications, treatments, lifestyle, the educational system and legal issues surrounding ASD, including guardianship

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