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Disability Solutions DS-ASD Focus Issue

Disability Solutions DS-ASD Focus Issue


This special edition of Disability Solutions was among the first information widely available about the co-occurence of Down syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Articles include:

  • More Than Down Syndrome: A Parent's View  by Joan Guthrie Medlen, MEd, RDN
  • From the Editor: The Journey Continues
  • Down syndrome and Autstic Spectrum Disrder: A Look at What We Know  by  George T Capone, MD
  • Dual Diagnosis: The Importance of Diagnosis and Treatment by Bonnie Patterson, MD
  • Language and Communication: The Key is Effectiveness  by Julie Beirman Gee, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Gross Motor Development in Children with Down Syndrome and Autistic Spectrum Disorder: Clinic Observations, by Patricia Winders, PT
  • Changing Behavior...and Teaching New Skills  by Naomi Swiezy, Ph.D
  • Sensory Integration: Observations of Children with Down Syndrome and Autistic Spectrum Disorders by Mary Lasno, OTR
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