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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.
It is Time to Play Ball: Are You Ready to Raise an Autistic Teenager?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This book will help you understand some of the challenges today's teenagers face. This book will show you how having autism can complicate some of those challenges. It is extremely crucial to teach your son or daughter about analogies. Autism causes a person to interpret things very literal. When it comes to dating today's teenagers often refer to it like the game of baseball. Are you in the game?
Literal Interpretation: How to Explain Analogies and Idioms to Autistic People with Autism Resource Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Individuals with Autism often have a hard time comprehending and understanding analogies and idioms. Our brains just do not function in ways that understand those. This book explains to you how someone with Autism might interpret some of the more popular analogies and idioms that our society uses. Autistic people struggle with this concept and it is our job to help them so they are not bullied.
You Have a Student Who Is Deaf. Now What? Tips and Strategies for Including a Student Who Is Deaf in Your Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
Perhaps this is your first year teaching a student who is deaf. Maybe you have a pretty good idea what to do. More likely, you don’t. It’s okay. Don’t feel bad if you haven’t the faintest clue where to start. This book is for you. Also included is a checklist on how you can better include your student academically and socially.
Is it an Obsession or a Special Interest of Autism? With Introdutory Autism Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Special Interests are a huge part of someone with Autism's life. That said; it can be hard to distinguish between an Autism Special Interest, an obsession, or Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. In this book Travis discusses each of the three and gives ideas for how you can tell the difference between each. This book provides valuable information to help you relate to others with 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.
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?
Astro is Down in the Dumps A Teaching Resource Book
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / mental disabilities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is the teaching resource book that can be used with Astro is Down in the Dumps. It is only available as a PDF on Smashwords so that it can be printed and used in the teaching environment. There is also a weblink and a password at the back of the book so you can download a PDF at anytime.
Come ho Salvato mio Figlio con il Protocollo di Raymon Grace
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,360. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Questo libro racconta come ho salvato mio figlio dodicenne da una scuola di provincia piuttosto violenta e indisciplinata, seguendo il protocollo di Raymon Grace.