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Children with Serious Conduct Issues: A Case Study, a NEATS Analysis, and Case Planning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is for parents and professionals as they work together to help children who have serious conduct issues. Conduct issues are common in childhood. The issues are serious when children do not respond to reasonable parental requests and when children's actions put themselves and others in danger. This book provides much needed information and guidance.
Waking Up in Paradise
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Series: The Cody Austin Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 217,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Cody Austin and his grandparents have just moved to an island they purchased in Belize. Cody, who was severely injured in the accident that killed his mother, has since climbed a mountain of disabilities and is dealing well with the challenges of being a paraplegic teenager. Things change quickly with the move, though, and Cody finds that life is coming at him fast—almost too fast ...
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
A NEATS Analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The purpose of this article is to describe the various types of autism and to show how early intervention can help some children with autism gain in social and language skills. The article also describes ASD in terms of their neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, & self-regulation (NEATS). Important information for parents and professionals.
Executive Function and Self-Regulation in Children
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Executive function and self-regulation are two capacities important to child development. This article describes what these two terms mean, illustrates main points with case examples, and provides guidelines for parents and professionals.
A NEATS Analysis of Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) require special care. This article describes ADHD, illustrates main points with case examples, and provides guidelines for parents and professionals. The article covers neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, and self-regulation (NEATS).
Memories of an Eastern Sky
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Memories of an Eastern Sky is a fiction based on the true story of a boy born into a loving family in the freezing, lawless, and foreboding confines of China. The main character quickly learns that the government wields crushing power. When officials accuse his father of being counterrevolutionary, his family makes the courageous decision not to succumb to the Cultural Revolution.
Puppy Dog Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A collection of short stories for children and dog lovers alike. Love, strength, and companionship is all that any dog could ever want but when destiny seems to have other things in mind, these furry friends somehow defy the odds and warm the hearts of those who give them a "forever home."
What I Want My Adopted Child to Know: An Adoptive Parent's Perspective
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
What I Want My Adopted Child to Know: An Adoptive Parent’s Perspective is a tender, revealing look at adoption from the parent perspective. Whether you are an adoptive parent, an adoptee, someone considering adoption, or simply curious about adoption dynamics, this book will touch your heart and increase your sensitivity to the challenges and joys that are unique to adoptive parenting.
Off To Hollywood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
OFF TO HOLLYWOOD is the madcap adventures of three lovable greyhounds who travel to Hollywood so Precious Princess (P.P.) also known as the Diva can appear in a movie and become a star. They encounter a stranger with a gun, ghosts that follow Faun (The Nut), the reappearance of “Scar” (Libby’s nemeses), Aeolos an old love, their great escape, and the rescuing of Gumdrop, the Presidents dog.