Managing family meltdown the low arousal approach and autism by Linda Woodcock

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in Philadelphia, PA .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementLinda Woodcock and Andrea Page ; foreword by Andrew McDonnell ; illustrated by Chris Woodcock
ContributionsPage, Andrea
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ759.913 .W66 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461096M
ISBN 109781849050098
LC Control Number2009027019

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