Peter Sturmey,Don E. Williams's Pica in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (Autism PDF

By Peter Sturmey,Don E. Williams

This publication offers a complete evaluation of the medical phenomenon of pica. It focuses particularly at the ailment because it provides in teenagers, youngsters, and adults with autism spectrum ailment (ASD) and highbrow disabilities (ID). preliminary chapters introduce present theories and definitions, via a extra distinctive exam of the way developmental disabilities complicate prognosis and intervention. the quantity describes evidence-based and clinically sound techniques to the remedy and prevention of pica at school and grownup scientific settings, starting from behavioral therapy to function-based interventions. furthermore, it discusses universal diagnostic, purchaser, and supplier matters that bring about pica last undetected between people with ASD and ID.
Featured subject matters include:
  • Definition of pica in obtainable phrases, differentiating among a number of kinds of the disorder.
  • Issues and sensible tools of prevention and remedy of pica in developmentally disabled persons.
  • Functional and behavioral review tools for pica in people with ASD and ID.
  • A diversity of potent behavioral and nonbehavioral remedies for pica.
  • Illustrative situations and repair supply challenges.
  • Areas for destiny learn and practice.
Pica in people with Developmental Disabilities is a useful source for researchers, clinicians and different execs, and graduate scholars in scientific baby and faculty psychology, habit analysis/therapy, and social paintings in addition to baby and adolescent psychiatry, pediatrics, kin experiences, and specified education.

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This ebook presents a entire review of the scientific phenomenon of pica. It focuses particularly at the disease because it offers in young children, children, and adults with autism spectrum ailment (ASD) and highbrow disabilities (ID). preliminary chapters introduce present theories and definitions, through a extra specified exam of ways developmental disabilities complicate prognosis and intervention.

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