Managing meltdowns and tantrums on the autism spectrum : a parent and caregiver's guide
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Contributors
Rodi, Melissa author.
Published
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2019.
Status
Central - Adult Nonfiction
618.9285882 WARD

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Format
Book
Physical Desc
78 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781785928406, 1785928406

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Includes bibliographical references.
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"For parents and carers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) aged 2-9 (and potentially older depending on developmental level), this book provideds guidance and proactive behavioural strategies in managing tantrums and meltdowns. It offers an empathetic approach and provides explanations of what goes on in the brain and body of someone experiencing a meltdown, describing sensory reactions and brain processes. The authors help the reader to distinguish between tantrums and meltdowns, and how to react tot hese different emotional states. Summarizing key strategies, the book then provides short- and long-term strategies to implement, offering practical response plans and a toolbox of techniques that empower parents to further support their child." -- Back cover.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Ward-Hawkes, J., & Rodi, M. (2019). Managing meltdowns and tantrums on the autism spectrum: a parent and caregiver's guide . Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ward-Hawkes, Jenna and Melissa Rodi. 2019. Managing Meltdowns and Tantrums On the Autism Spectrum: A Parent and Caregiver's Guide. London ; Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ward-Hawkes, Jenna and Melissa Rodi. Managing Meltdowns and Tantrums On the Autism Spectrum: A Parent and Caregiver's Guide London ; Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ward-Hawkes, Jenna, and Melissa Rodi. Managing Meltdowns and Tantrums On the Autism Spectrum: A Parent and Caregiver's Guide Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2019.

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