Carl H. Delacato - Nonfiction
- Carl H. Delacato.
- The Ultimate Stranger; the autistic child
(Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1974).
Delacato's thesis is that autism is neuro-genic and not psycho-genic in origin. Deals almost entirely with sensory problems affecting autistic children. Topics include sensory hypersensitivity, hyposensitivity, and "white noise", by which it refers to a kind of internal interference.
ISBN: 0385010745 (paperback, 225 pages); ISBN: 0878794468 (Arena; Academic Therapy Publications, paperback, 226 pages).
Autism non-fiction books by Carl H. Delacato.