After her son's recovery from autism, Karen Siff Exkorn made it her mission to reach out as a consultant to other families living with autism. With a B.A. from Brown University and an M.A. from New York University, she is a frequent lecturer at universities and autism organizations around the world. Karen has appeared on ABC's Good Morning America, Nightline, and an international media tour. She and her husband recently established the Siff Exkorn Family Foundation, which provides funding for research and treatment of autism. The author donates a percentage of the proceeds from book sales to autism organizations worldwide. She lives in Rockland County, New York, with her husband and son.
Great book for parents and grandparents trying to do the best possible for a child on the Autism Spectrum.Published 5 months ago by Robert Thomas Sr.
Was very interested to read this, but I found I knew most of what was already in it. If you are someone who has a relative who's been diagnosed, or you just had your child... Read morePublished 7 months ago by breesygirl
I am usually leery of books that have "Everything you Need to Know About ........(anything) in the title. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Tall Texan with Curves
Comprehensive guide for parents just getting a diagnosis, offers easy to understand advice and practical tips. Highly recommend this book!Published 9 months ago by mom o justice
This book is fantastic! It was written in a user-friendly way so that I was able to understand just what autism is all about. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Lisa Green
Really good book that was recommended to me by a friend whose older son is fairly far on the autistic spectrum. There was so much to learn and I have a good start nowPublished 18 months ago by Anne M. Larson
We received this book as a gift from our pastor's wife with her recommendation. Their son has Asperger's; we have one with Asperger's and another also on the spectrum. Read morePublished on May 13, 2011 by Mark Youngkin
As a grandparent and former administrator of programs for people with developmental delays, I found this book extremely helpful in understanding the various treaments that are... Read morePublished on April 15, 2011 by GianniPronto
I bought this for a friend that works with autisist children.
She works with them daily at school and she was greatful for the inside information. Read more