The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, And Prevention by Robert SearsThe Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, And Prevention by Robert Sears

The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, And…

byRobert Sears

Paperback | April 2, 2010

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With clarity and compassion, Dr. Robert Sears guides the reader through the maze of autism, explaining what precautions parents can take to decrease their baby's risk, how to detect autism at the earliest possible age, and how to proceed once a diagnosis has been made. The book provides parents with a simple and clear understanding of the biomedical treatment approach that Dr. Sears has used successfully with many of his young patients. It lays out a plan for developmental, behavioral, and learning therapies; shows parents how to begin treatments without a doctor's help; presents information on vaccines and their safe use; and includes an extensive resources section. THE AUTISM BOOK provides all the information and reassurance parents need.

Robert W. Sears, MD, is a pediatrician in private practice in southern California. Dr. Bob received his medical degree from Georgetown University and completed his pediatric training at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. He has co-authored six books in the Sears Parenting Library, includingThe Portable PediatricianandThe Baby Book. He is...
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Title:The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, And…Format:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:April 2, 2010Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316042803

ISBN - 13:9780316042802

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"This is a solid, accessible book by a wise pediatrician and teacher and, most important, a doctor who really practices the art of listening to his patients."-Sidney M. Baker, MD, coauthor of Autism: Effective Biomedical Treatments and cofounder of Defeat Autism Now!