Library services for youth with autism spectrum disorders / Lesley S.J. Farmer.

Youths with ASDs exhibit several communication issues and delays. Some gain language skills; others display disabilities that hinder basic library skills. Librarians should try to know youth with ASDs on a personal level so they can provide more appropriate services, and be sensitive to the developm...

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Main Author: Farmer, Lesley S. J.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.
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Summary:Youths with ASDs exhibit several communication issues and delays. Some gain language skills; others display disabilities that hinder basic library skills. Librarians should try to know youth with ASDs on a personal level so they can provide more appropriate services, and be sensitive to the developmental stages of these children.
Physical Description:xxiv, 240 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-221) and index.
ISBN:9780838911815
0838911811