Books tagged: autism

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Love in Los Angeles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Ted is an avid writer. He travels the country to attend writers conferences and book signings. He had always had a hard time dating but he secretly hoped to meet a woman at one of his conferences or book signings. The time came and when Tim was in Los Angeles he met a woman named Jennifer. The two of them hit it off and decided to spend some time together at the conference where they had fun.
Do People with Autism Lie?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In this book Travis address the issue of lying and autism. A myth is that people with autism cannot lie. That myth is not always true because people with autism can sometimes be in their make believe world. Their make believe world can seem very real to them but it will not be real to others. This causes others to feel like someone with autism is lying to them and can hurt social relationships.
A Socially Awkward Guy Book II
Series: A Socially Awkward Guy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Shawn travels to New York City to work with a dating and relationships coach as well as a wing woman. He hopes to come back a changed man full of confidence and less socially awkward. His goal is to get a girlfriend and this was the first step along the way. When Shawn got to New York City Amber and Jean could tell that he did not have much confidence so they decided to help him build confidence.
A Socially Awkward Guy
Series: A Socially Awkward Guy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Shawn is a socially awkward 21 year old that tires to throw a party and invite some friends over. Sadly no one shows up because they knew it was going to be a dry party with no alcohol. Shawn starts learning that the only way to get girls to pay attention to him is if he starts drinking. Follow along on Shawn's journey to become a less socially awkward guy and make more friends and girlfriends.
Overcoming Psychosis and Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis talks about his experience with psychosis and autism. Travis experiences a lot of psychosis because he has schizophrenia too. He shares that it is fairly easy for him to overcome the autism but it is extremely challenging for him to overcome psychosis. Travis shares what it is like to hear voices, have hallucinations, and have delusions that are not a part of real life, but they seem real.
Fighting to Save My Special Interest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how he fought to keep his special interest of autism against all of the bullies in middle school in high school. Travis got picked on and bullied because he played the trombone and was a band geek, at the same time Travis did not want to just give up the trombone because it was his special interest. It was a special interest that was like a best friend to Travis and it helped him.
I Love Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Joshua writes about how he fell in love with autism and made it his best friend. Once he was best friends with autism his life got a lot better. He learned to love autism after he found out he had schizophrenia and learned that his psychosis was causing all of his troubles and not the autism. He had to learn to forgive autism and fall in love with autism all over again in order to be happy again.
Social Skills that Work for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Sarah explains how she helped Sam learn how to read body language and improve his own body language to become more confident in himself. Sam and others with autism struggle with reading body language and non-verbal communication and this creates some problems because communication is 93% non-verbal and only 7% verbal. Sarah and Sam work hard to improve his social skills and Sarah helps others too.
Autism Versus Schizophrenia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis compares and contrasts autism with schizophrenia. He is diagnosed with both and says there are many similarities between autism and schizophrenia with a few differences. Both have imaginary make believe world's that are not related to real life or people in the real world. The difference is autism's make believe world is a coping mechanism as to schizophrenia is from voices and delusions.
A Schizophrenic Sociopath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis wonders if he could be a sociopath because of some of his behaviors that are associated with autism and schizophrenia. He has people he has never met and know nothing about him telling him that he is a sociopath because of his crazy behaviors. Travis has stolen from people in order to pay his autism bill that neurotypicals sometimes charge him. Is he schizophrenic or is he a sociopath?