Autism a practical guide for parents is an essential reading for anyone who is interested in the field of autism, either for personal or professional reasons. This guide covers core features of autism – communication, social interaction and flexible thinking as well as focusing on behavior and teaching daily life skills. There is information on screening and diagnostic tools used to identify autism which could enhance your knowledge of the procedures which are fallowed. To sensitize professionals on the possible impact of autism on families, a Specific chapter explores this area in-depth. The book provides detailed information to understand autism spectrum as well as a wealth of practical strategies which can be implemented to support children and people on the autism spectrum.