Evidence-based Treatment For Children With Autism: The Card Model by Doreen GranpeeshehEvidence-based Treatment For Children With Autism: The Card Model by Doreen Granpeesheh

Evidence-based Treatment For Children With Autism: The Card Model

byDoreen Granpeesheh, Jonathan Tarbox, Adel C. Najdowski

Paperback | January 1, 2017

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This manual is a user-friendly, comprehensive description of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) model of autism treatment the latest scientific information on what truly works in treating autism in an integrated, organized, consumable format. The book details effective early behavioral intervention, covering topics such as challenging behavior, visual modification, parental involvement, improving language, cognition, and social skills, and ends with a section that explains how all of the treatments can be put together in real-life service provision organizations. The CARD model is highly comprehensive and provides useful clinical information to form cutting-edge treatment programs.

  • Describes in detail the world-renowned, state-of-the-art CARD model of treatment for children with autism spectrum disorders
  • Provides practitioners critical guidance in how to combine the best components into comprehensive treatment programs for individuals with autism that are not only backed by research, but also the most effective, and the least intrusive
  • Includes practical information, presented in a user-friendly, professionally-oriented format, with tables, figures, and flowcharts to help guide real-life clinical decision making
Jonathan Tarbox, PhD, BCBA-D, is the Program Director of the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis program at the University of Southern California, as well as Director of Research at FirstSteps for Kids. Dr. Tarbox is Associate Editor of the journal Behavior Analysis in Practice and serves on the editorial boards of five majo...
Title:Evidence-based Treatment For Children With Autism: The Card ModelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:666 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 1, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128100001

ISBN - 13:9780128100004

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Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. CARD Philosophy and Mores
  3. Combination and Hierarchy of Treatment Components
  4. A Functional Approach to Challenging Behavior
  5. Generalization and Maintenance
  6. Visual Modifications
  7. Training and Quality Control
  8. Working Effectively with Other Disciplines
  9. Parent Involvement
  10. Standardized Psychoeducational Assessment
  11. Technology
  12. Introduction: CARD Curriculum
  13. Language
  14. Social Skills
  15. Cognition
  16. Executive Functions
  17. Academics
  18. Adaptive
  19. Motor
  20. Play
  21. Settings
  22. Job Descriptions
  23. Case Management
  24. Global Dissemination
  25. Research