Carly was diagnosed with severe autism and an oral motor condition that prevented her from speaking. Although Carly still struggles with all the symptoms of autism, she now has conversations on the computer with her family and her many thousands of supporters online. This book brings readers inside a once-secret world and in the company of an inspiring young woman who has found her voice and her mission.
After she found she was unable to conceive, children's acting coach Elaine Hall and her husband adopted a two-year-old boy from Russia and named him Neal. When he showed symptoms of autism, a doctor advised her to try to engage with Neal on his own terms. From her acting work with children, Elaine knew how to enter into playful imitation of Neal's erratic-seeming motions; she began to understand the challenges within his sensory world.
The Aspergers Comprehensive Handbook is an ebook designed to help you, the parent, understand every aspect of Aspergers (High-Functioning Autism) and to effectively parent a child with this disorder. This Handbook is the definitive source for anyone affected by Aspergers. It brings together a wealth of information on all aspects of the syndrome for children through adults.
I just signed the petition "Amazon: Remove the book 'Healing the Symptoms Known as Autism' from your sellers list" on Change.org. This book promotes the use of bleach to "cure" autism: this is extremely dangerous and completely unscientific. It's important. Will you sign it too? (see FDA and other links about the dangers of the use of bleach here http://www.pinterest.com/lisageng/mms-miracle-mineral-solution-bleach-warning/ )