Books tagged: parenting a special needs child

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Autism Dad: Adventures In Raising An Autistic Son
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Autism is a challenging puzzle ... but Autism Dad has a clue! Funny, informative, poignant, and engaging, Autism Dad explores the initial devastation of an autism diagnosis, the autism/vaccine controversy, autism in the media, education, therapy and treatments. Above all, Autism Dad is about living with, raising, and loving a child with autism, told from a father’s perspective.
Melissa's Gift
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 143,860. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Bay Tree Publishing/Ardenwood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A poignant, personal memoir, Melissa’s Gift recounts how a deeply solitary man discovers he has fathered a daughter while traveling years before in Central America. She evokes a capacity to love in him he has never known, even while she slowly wastes from the dreadful disease of cystic fibrosis.Written with beauty and power, Melissa’s Gift is an unforgettable story and a deeply moving read.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Prodigal Parent
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
I know intimately the journey of the prodigal parent. Life has given us some incredible experiences that has turned us into the parents we are how we use those is up to use. In The Prodigal Parent we examine how to use these experiences for personal growth and recognize opportunities to build, challenge and rebuild mutually strengthening and healthy relationships with our children and loved ones.
Why Does He Do That? A Parent's Guide to ASD
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book gives a brief but concise introduction to many of the difficulties faced by children with ASD, including some of the less well known factors such as sensory problems and anxiety; exploring the effects these can have on the child's life. Review by Karen Wright: I would really recommend this - It has introduced me to aspects I had not previously come across.
The Consequence System
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The Consequence System is a parenting plan that parallels life teaching our children that with each choice there are consequences, good and bad. Sometimes you can make a small mistake and pay big consequences and sometimes you don't even get a consequence (a free pass). My ultimate goal as a parent was to teach my children to think ahead, think for themselves and pay the consequences earned.
Teach Your Child To Swim
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
This illustrated guide uses time tested step by step instructions to teach children and adults how to become strong, safe swimmers.
A Cartoon Version Of James Charneski's Questions For Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Cartooning
This is a wonderfully illustrated collection of questions that are easily understandable for children of all ages.
Parenting and Disciplining Strong-Willed Children: Advanced parenting techniques for defiant children!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by JNR Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
All children are different, and not all discipline styles will work for every child. SFinding the right discipline style for your child or children is a trial and error process. On this book you'll learn how to go about this systematically both for average children, including the super stubborn, strong willed kids!