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1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger's, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger's, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition

Winner of Learning Magazine's Teachers Choice Award, the first edition of 1001 Great Ideas has been a treasured resource in the autism community since 2004. Now, in this expanded edition, Ellen Notbohm (best-selling author of the revolutionary book Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew) and Veronica Zysk (award-winning author and editor of Autism Asperger's Digest...

The Way I See It: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's

The Way I See It: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's

In this innovative book, Dr. Temple Grandin gets down to the REAL issues of autism, the ones parents, teachers, and individuals on the spectrum face every day. Temple offers helpful do's and don'ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips, all based on her "insider" perspective and a great deal of research. These are just some of the specific topics Temple delves into:How...

Inclusive Programming for High School Students with Autism or Asperger's Syndrome: Making Inclusion Work for Everyone!

Inclusive Programming for High School Students with Autism or Asperger's Syndrome: Making Inclusion Work for Everyone!

Successful inclusion in high school is critical for achieving independence as an adult! Even though inclusive education is now the standard for educating students with special needs, inclusion is a still a very new process. Successful inclusion relies on flexibility of parents and educators, and their ability to work together for the sake of the student. Training, collaboration, specialized...

Answers to Questions Teachers Ask about Sensory Integration: Forms, Checklists, and Practical Tools for Teachers and Parents

Answers to Questions Teachers Ask about Sensory Integration: Forms, Checklists, and Practical Tools for Teachers and Parents

In this elegant approach to the often-elusive subject of sensory integration, Carol Kranowitz, M.A. (author of the best selling book The Out-of-Sync Child), and expert occupational therapists Stacey Szklut, MS, OTR/L and Dr. Lynn Blazer-Martin, Ph.D, OTR, plus other leading experts have assembled an extensive and easy-to-use set of checklists and other tools that will be invaluable to every...

Autism? Asperger's? ADHD? ADD?

Autism? Asperger's? ADHD? ADD?

Suspect there's something "different" about your child? This book will help you navigate those early stages of your child's life when a diagnosis is nowhere in sight. Not knowing how to help your child can leave you totally frustrated, or frightened into inaction by a vision of what may lie ahead. Written by a mother who understands (At first, she tried with all her might to...

S.T.A.R.S.: Skills Training for Assertiveness, Relationship-Building, and Sexual Awareness

S.T.A.R.S.: Skills Training for Assertiveness, Relationship-Building, and Sexual Awareness

Educate young adults and build their self-esteem so they can make informed choices! Specially designed for teaching adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities, the STARS model focuses on four areas: Understanding Relationships, Social Interaction, Sexual Awareness, and Assertiveness -- with the goals of promoting positive sexuality and preventing sexual abuse. Assessment tools help...

Just Take a Bite: Easy, Effective Answers to Food Aversions and Eating Challenges!

Just Take a Bite: Easy, Effective Answers to Food Aversions and Eating Challenges!

Is your child a "picky" eater or a full-fledged resistant eater? Does he or she eat only 3-20 foods, refusing all others? Eat from only one food group? Gag, tantrum, or become anxious if you introduce new foods? If so, you have a resistant eater. Learn the possible causes, when you need professional help, and how to deal with the behavior at home. Learn why "Don't play with...

One Small Starfish

One Small Starfish

How can my son develop friendships when he has poor social skills? What can we do to get the school services that our daughter needs? Anne Addison is a mother of a boy with ADHD, Asperger’s Syndrome and developmental delays, who shares her techniques and strategies for overcoming the little and large challenges of raising an exceptional child. Translating her successful business...

Asperger's: What Does It Mean to Me?

Asperger's: What Does It Mean to Me?

A workbook explaining self awareness and life lessons to the youth with high functioning autism or Asperger's Syndrome. This is the book most requested by parents and teachers. Written by a leading therapist, this book is a must-have for the person with high functioning autism or Asperger's Sydrome. Includes chapters to help explain their world. Special binding allows for easy...

Dear God, I Have Teenagers, Please Help!

Dear God, I Have Teenagers, Please Help!

Problems with your teenager? Here are your solutions! In this book you learn what teenagers need to stay on a positive life path and you find solutions to the most common problems in parent-teen relationships, problems such as: * Lack of communication * Defiance * Lying * Sexual activity * Drug use In this groundbreaking book, Barbara Rose, PhD, offers answers she brought through from God to...

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