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Resource Recommendation: The Parents Guide to Autism

Posted on: September 6th, 2017 by SAAAC No Comments

Book cover for Anne Carol Sharples - The Parents Guide to Autism

Do you know someone with autism?

As a parent of a child on the autism spectrum, you may be unsure of what to do next. In The Parents Guide to Autism, author Anne Carol Sharples addresses important questions and concerns parents have and uses real life examples to demonstrate them. She teaches you ways to support your child through major milestones, nurture their development, and thrive. You will find valuable information on bullying, relationships, communication and self-advocacy.

This book is insightful, offering you a set of tools to walk away with. It is a quick and easy read, written in parent friendly language. The strategies incorporate the principles of applied behaviour analysis as well as a common sense approach to parenting.

With the Parents Guide to Autism you will have the tools to raise a child who thrives.

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Anne Carol Sharples is an author, speaker and consultant.  Over the years, she has helped hundreds of children and teens with autism by advocating with and for them.  Through courageous conversations, Anne Carol has helped break down the barriers that many face.  Her goal is to build bridges as she strives towards moving from autism awareness to acceptance and inclusion. 

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