(2016) Create a Personalized Guide to Success for Home, School, and the Community by Cornelia Pelzer Elwood & D. Scott McLeod
Equipping you with the knowledge and tools to become an effective case manager for your child, this book provides straightforward, practical instructions to create a comprehensive guide to your child’s unique ASD profile. The individualized guide will:
– Provide information about your child’s unique profile for anyone who needs it
– Serve as a toolbox and teaching template for your child’s teachers and support team, with effective strategies to use with him or her
– Be an instruction booklet for your child, helping him or her to thrive at home, school and in the community
– Act as a case management road map to help you support your child and collaborate with teachers and service providers.
The book includes checklists and worksheets, which can also be accessed online, so that you can easily create a personalized guide for your child with autism aged 5-14.
“Parents of a child with ASD have to navigate a new landscape of school support, therapy, and family dynamics. They need information, explanations, and practical strategies to traverse the new terrain and reach their destination of achievements and acceptance. This guide will be come the ‘go to’ book for parents on their journey.” – Tony Attwood PhD