... Describes in detail the world-renowned, state-of-the-art CARD model of treatment for children with autism spectrum disorders
... Provides practitioners critical guidance in how to combine the best components into comprehensive treatment programs for individuals with autism that are not only backed by research, but also the most effective, and the least intrusive
... Includes practical information, presented in a user-friendly, professionally-oriented format, with tables, figures, and flowcharts to help guide real-life clinical decision making
Jonathan Tarbox, PhD, BCBA-D. is the director of the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis program at the University of Southern California, as well as director of research and a regional clinic director at FirstSteps for Kids. Dr. Tarbox is associate editor of the Journal of Behavior Analysis in Practice and serves on the editorial boards of five major scientific journals related to autism and behavior analysis.
Adel Najdowski, PhD, BCBA-D is associate professor and director of the Master of Science in Behavioral Psychology at Pepperdine University. Dr. Najdowski has provided ABA-based services to children with autism for 20 years.