Mental health is an important and often misunderstood concept. Understanding Mental Health helps explain the importance of social and emotional health, as well as what the symptoms and possible treatments are for different mental health issues and disorders. Each title provides an open and honest discussion about stigma and how you can help a friend or family member with a mental health issue. Autism Spectrum Disorder is a term used to describe a group of developmental disorders that include autism, Asperger syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, and others. The fastest-growing serious developmental disability in North America, l in 88 children is affected by ASD. This informative book provides insight into how children diagnosed with ASD experience the world around them and helps promote understanding and acceptance. Book jacket.
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Crabtree Publishing Company