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My First Friend In School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
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.
How I Cured Myself of Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by TEB Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
After years of frustration with the way Asperger's Syndrome was being treated by mental health professionals I did some research and learned how to cure myself of Autism. I am not talking about a medical cure but instead a therapy or technique that works to improve social thinking strategies and the ability to read social context and understand it. Read to learn how Steven overcame Autism.
The Aspie Mind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
I am sure we have all looked at someone and wondered just what they are doing. They seem so out of it and lost. If you have a child with autism, you probably encounter this quite often. I hear so many parents say “if I could just experience their world for one day.” While it isn’t possible yet to get inside of someone else’s brain this book gives you incredible insight into the mind of an aspie.
Computers As An Environment For Facilitating Social Interaction In Children With Autistic Spectrum Disorders
You set the price! Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This book illustrates the potential for eliciting increased social interaction in children with autism when working alongside other with computers, and suggest the possibility that time spent with computers by children with autism may help them to gravitate from a solitary activity towards a social one.
Boosting Your Self-Esteem Through Imagination
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
The mind can be a powerful tool. This can be both good and bad. We are all familiar with the saying “we can be our own worst enemy” and that is true, but the flip side of that is that we can also be our own best supporter and advocate. I’ve been learning about this in my day to day life. The way that mind processes thoughts is an important part of the development of our self-esteem.
A Make Believe World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
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.
How I Cured My Son from Autism Naturally
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Andrea discusses how she cured her son of autism in this book. Andrea found social skills coaching that worked with her son on real physical social skills. Her son quickly benefited from the social skills coaching that insurance companies claim is not medically necessary. As Andrea and her son began to learn social context and social thinking skills her son began to have more friendships in life.
Why I Restrain Autistic Students Autism and Restraints
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
I do not like restraining autistic students in my classroom but it is my only option to help ensure my and the entire class's safety when an autistic child has a meltdown. I do not receive adequate training to help me deal with autism as a teacher and it frustrates me that school administrators do not appear to be interested in providing training to help me learn how to care for autistic children.
Autism Where Is The IEP Plan For The Rest Of My Life?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Children with intellectual and developmental disabilities have an IEP plan and plenty of support to help get them through school so why does our American society abandon these children when they walk across the stage and get their high school diploma? In this book Travis shares his challenge of living life as an adult on the autism spectrum with no support in place at all. Where is the IEP?