Books tagged: living with autism

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The Reality of Living within Two Worlds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
What's it like to live and experience Autism? Travis shares his mind and journey with the reader. Come along on his journey and learn about Travis' make believe world that he uses to cope with Autism and the challenges of life. Travis wrote this book with the goal of allowing the reader inside of his mind to see how he thinks, feels, and experiences the world around him. Great educational book.
Asperger's Syndrome
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Asperger's Syndrome is a guidebook to living with Asperger's Syndrome. In a guide written by an adult living with Asperger's Syndrome you will get practical experiences and insight into life on the Autism spectrum. You will get a combination of technical terms and first hand experiences. You will then see how the first hand experiences tie in with the technical terms throughout the book.
A Make Believe World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
As I continued to get older and go through school the social stuff would become more difficult. It seemed like kids were becoming more and more advanced, learning more skills, and leaving me behind. If it had not been for a coping mechanism that I picked up from my special interest that developed from my ability to escape into imagination and create a make believe world.
My Mind Does Not Work LIke Yours
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Throughout my entire life I’ve been trying to be understood. I’ve felt misunderstood since the beginning really. There were times in Elementary School where I was misunderstood. From an early age of just 7 years old my intentions with others were misunderstood or misinterpreted by my peers. This book is an in depth look into how my brain functions and thinks differently than most brains.
I've Got Self-Esteem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
Born on Wednesday, March 27th 1985 , I seemed so normal. I was a perfectly healthy baby just as other babies typically are. It wasn’t until much later when I endured so much pain that I would go on a roller coaster ride in which I spent a few years thinking I wasn’t normal and I wasn’t worthy of love. In this book you will see how I learned to remember myself as Travis and not as Asperger's.
Anything You Can Do, I Can Too
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
We’ve all heard of the song “Anything You Can Do, I can do Better.” This is something that I have taken with me own life and adapted it into the way I approach social interaction and things dealing with Asperger’s Syndrome. I believe that all children have the ability to learn, feel, love, and connect with other children. Some will be better at it than others but everyone can love and connect.
My First Friend In School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The year was 1992 and I was six years old. My parents held me back a year so when I began kindergarten I was already a year older than most of the kids in my class. Looking back, I recognize some of the red flags that were raised which could have helped me receive my autism spectrum diagnosis a lot earlier than I did. This book is about how I succeeded in school by making my first friend.
Real Friends Are Not Bullies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
Before we can begin to understand what friendship is we must first understand what a friendship is not. This is a process that comes naturally to most people; they just know, instinctively, that certain things are not a part of a true friendship. But to those of us on the autism spectrum, we may have been put through years of manipulation to believe that bullies are our friends. They are not.
Social Rules of Facebook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Since graduating high school in 2004, I have seen many changes in the world. No changes have occurred more rapidly than those in the area of technology. When I walked across the stage to receive my diploma, Facebook did not exist. It was only a few years earlier when the use of cell phones became widespread. In 2004, text messaging wasn’t very popular. In just a few years technology has boomed.
Employment with Asperger's Syndrome
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
More than 80% of people with Asperger's Syndrome are not engaged in meaningful employment. It is not always to their choosing that the numbers are so high. Often, adults with Asperger's Syndrome want to engage in substantial gainful activity as adults and be a contributing member in the workforce. Due to social impairments that present social gaps between them and their peers it is difficult.