Kathleen M. Dillon - Nonfiction
- Kathleen M. Dillon.
- Living with Autism: The Parents' Stories
(Boone, NC: Parkway, 1995).
Discusses problems parents of children with autism often have to face (obtaining a diagnosis, confusion over labeling, unanswered questions of cause, grief and sorrow, trials of day-to-day living, trying to get adequate treatment, stresses on the family, uncertain long range forecast, and social stigma) and ways parents have found to survive and transcend these challenges. These issues are then illustrated with 6 case studies of children ranging in age from 6 to 22 years old and exhibiting a wide range of abilities and needs.
ISBN: 0963575279 (235 pages).
Autism non-fiction books by Kathleen M. Dillon.