Books tagged: aspergers syndrome

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Aspergers Syndrome: The Guide to Aspergers In Kids and Adults …From the Inside Out That Reveals Aspergers Symptoms That Plays Out In Aspergers Relationships In the 21st Century!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by Eljays Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
There is no gain saying that, lately, lots of people have started to link Asperger syndrome to Autism. Well, the truth is that, Asperger syndrome is not particularly Autism; as a matter of fact, where the two are related is perhaps only in the several similar symptoms exhibited by both medical conditions. Besides that, I think one reason lots of parents caught this drift is because they are...
Autism's Relationship to Suicide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis talks about how autism can be linked with suicide. Studies suggest people with autism live 12 to 18 years less than their neurotypical peers. The leading reason they die earlier is because they are taking their own lives before the age of 40. Travis stresses that society must do much more to address the social needs of people with autism so they are able to live happily and successfully.
Vaccines Made Me Autistic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom shares how he and his mother believe the MMR vaccine caused him to develop autism. Tom's mother reports that he was a typical baby until the day he got the vaccine and his life was changed forever. The vaccine stopped all of Tom's development and made him regress to lower functioning behaviors that he was already overcoming before he received the vaccine. Tom changed after getting the vaccine.
How Miss Pivot Cured My Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom tells the story of how working with Miss Pivot cured his autism and made it so he could function more like a neurotypical person without autism. Miss Pivot worked with Tom on social thinking issues that he struggled with and helped him to better understand the context of what other people were trying to communicate. They taught Tom how to read body language and facial expressions from others.
Social Thinking Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom discusses the importance of understanding social thinking so you can understand the social context of what people are trying to communicate to you. Dr. Peter Gerhardt says context is King when it comes to helping people with autism. You must learn to figure out what other people are trying to communicate to you in non-verbal ways so that you can understand what they are trying to communicate.
An Illness That Stole My Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis shares how schizophrenia stole his life and made his life very uncomfortable and challenging. Travis teaches the reader how he fights off voices each and every day so that he can live a normal life and feel happy with himself. Travis wonders why the voices are so negative and he takes medication which sometimes makes the voices seem more positive. Travis tells all in this brilliant book.
Voices That Control Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis shares how the voices have overtaken his life and taken control of him. He shares what he does to help cope with his voices and hallucinations and how he tries to keep himself busy to control the voices and hallucinations. Travis shares his story that is a daily fight with Schizophrenia and the voices and hallucinations or delusions that he has. Travis takes on Schizophrenia in this book.
My Autistic Super Powers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis explains how his hallucinations and delusions tell him he has autistic super powers. Autism is not a bad thing it is a good thing because it has given Travis the super power of playing the trombone. Travis shares that sometimes the voices tell him that he can fly and go anywhere in the world. Travis has to be careful and double check with family when voices tell him things to be safe.
Social Skills That Work
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In this book Travis talks about social skills coaching that works for people with autism. Role playing is fine but you really need to be able to get out and learn social skills in a natural environment. It is very important that we learn social skills from people who naturally understand how neurotypical social skills work instead of learning from people with professional degrees that are trained.
I Am Not Gay I Am Autistic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis shares how many people assume he is gay because of some of his social behaviors. Travis wants people to know he is autistic and he is not gay. It really hurts Travis when people make assumptions about him without getting to know him for who he is. Travis wants to educate the reader and inform them that people with autism are no more likely to be gay than those without autism in life.