You know that life with a child with autism can be challenging, exhausting, and-ultimately-very rewarding. When even daily activities like getting dressed or grocery shopping become daunting exercises, you need practical advice, expert reassurance, and real-life tips to help your family get through each day. The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Autism, 2nd Edition has all that-and more! Children with autism require special strategies, and you must learn how to look beyond the autism diagnosis and appreciate your child's unique qualities. With this comprehensive guide, you'll discover how to: Communicate effectively with your child; Find a school that meets your child's needs; Handle meltdowns in public or private; Learn how diet can affect your child's health and behavior; Find intervention and support groups. Full of useful information, expert advice, and positive techniques, The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Autism, 2nd Edition is the valuable tool you and your family need to make the most of every day-handling the challenges with confidence and taking time to savor the rewards of life with your child.