Faces of Promise: Looking Beyond Autism (Hardcover)

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Faces of Promise: Looking Beyond Autism By Richard Ehrlich, Barbara Firestone Cover Image
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Description


A collaboration between a fine art photographer and physician and the President, CEO, and Founder of The Help Group -- a world renowned nonprofit group in Los Angeles serving children with autism disorder and special needs -- this photo essay book illustrates the dignity of children on the autism spectrum. This beautifully produced book serves to counteract the uninformed and erroneous stereotypes many hold about autism.

About the Author


Barbara Firestone, Ph.D., is President, CEO and founder of The Help Group, the largest and most comprehensive non-profit organization of its kind in the U.S. serving children with autism spectrum disorders and other special needs. Widely recognized for her leadership, vision and innovation, Dr. Firestone was appointed Vice Chair of the California Legislative Blue Ribbon Commission on Autism, and The Help Group UCLA Autism Research Alliance was launched in conjunction with UCLA's Semel Institute. At state and national levels, she actively promotes autism awareness, early identification and intervention and the expansion of education and treatment opportunities for children, adolescents and young adults.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781513260884
ISBN-10: 151326088X
Publisher: Graphic Arts Books
Publication Date: October 10th, 2017
Pages: 104
Language: English