Engaging Autism : Using the Floortime Approach to Help Children Relate, Communicate, and Think
Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D., is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School. His books include The Growth of the Mind, The Challenging Child, and The Child with Special Needs (co-authored by Serena Wieder, Ph.D.). Serena Weider, Ph.D., a psychologist in clinical practice, is on the faculty of the Washington (D.C.) School of Psychiatry.
"A must read for parents, caregivers, teachers, physicians,
psychologists and psychiatrists who have been frustrated in their
attempts to help young and older children with autism. Its methods
will give all of them more than just a ray of
"For parents looking for new ways to work with their autistic children, this book would be extremely helpful."
--Mid-Ohio Valley Parent
"The book contains many useful ideas and thought-provoking theories...As a general guide offering practical examples and explanations, Engaging Autism will be a welcome reference work for many."--Curled Up with a Good Book
"This large, useful book offers a good overview of ASD."--Toronto Globe & Mail