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How Do I Like Someone without Harassing Them?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how it is hard for him to like others without harassing them or being too into them. Travis works hard to learn and understand unwritten social rules and boundaries that he struggles with because of autism. Travis is afraid of liking new people or wanting to make new friends because he fears that he might end up harassing them just by liking them. This is a great book about autism.
Why Does the Autism Society of America Want to Kill Me?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis feels the Autism Society of America is trying to kill him because they will not advocate for the type of services that he needs. Travis shares how the Autism Society pays more attention to people who are low functioning on the autism spectrum and will not pay any attention to what the needs are of people who are on the high functioning end. Travis shares how he was bullied by Dana Renay.
Vaccines Made Me Autistic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom shares how he and his mother believe the MMR vaccine caused him to develop autism. Tom's mother reports that he was a typical baby until the day he got the vaccine and his life was changed forever. The vaccine stopped all of Tom's development and made him regress to lower functioning behaviors that he was already overcoming before he received the vaccine. Tom changed after getting the vaccine.
How Miss Pivot Cured My Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom tells the story of how working with Miss Pivot cured his autism and made it so he could function more like a neurotypical person without autism. Miss Pivot worked with Tom on social thinking issues that he struggled with and helped him to better understand the context of what other people were trying to communicate. They taught Tom how to read body language and facial expressions from others.
Social Thinking Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom discusses the importance of understanding social thinking so you can understand the social context of what people are trying to communicate to you. Dr. Peter Gerhardt says context is King when it comes to helping people with autism. You must learn to figure out what other people are trying to communicate to you in non-verbal ways so that you can understand what they are trying to communicate.
Down But Not Out A Story of Bullying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis was knocked down by the Autism Society of Indiana but in this remarkable story he shows how he got back up to get back in the fight to receive social skills coaching. Travis continues to advocate for social skills coaching without the Autism Society of Indiana's help. The Autism Society of Indiana and Medicaid do not seem to think social skills are medically necessary for those with autism.
Social Skills That Work
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In this book Travis talks about social skills coaching that works for people with autism. Role playing is fine but you really need to be able to get out and learn social skills in a natural environment. It is very important that we learn social skills from people who naturally understand how neurotypical social skills work instead of learning from people with professional degrees that are trained.
How to Get Good Social Skills Coaching for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is a book teaching you how to fight your insurance company to get social skills coaching for your autistic child. It is important to know what to say and how to advocate on behalf of your child. It is Tom's hope that this book will help you get better social skills for your autistic child. It is important to get social skills coaching as early intervention in order to ensure they are happy.
Escaping Into Imagination Coping with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about escaping into imagination and using the make-believe world as a way of coping with autism. Travis' make believe world helped him get through high school and today he tries to use the make-believe world to help him cope with autism and employment. Holding a job is hard for Travis but he tries to use his imagination and make believe world to help him be successful in employment.
Social Thinking and Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis teaches the reader about social thinking and understanding context of social relationships with autism. Social thinking is used to interpret what other people are trying to say or tell what they mean by something. It can also be used to work on your own body language and communicate better to other people what you are thinking or feeling. Social thinking is more than just a social skill.
Road Safety Campaigns in India - IFROS
Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
#roadsafetycampaignsinindia The Indian road and traffic system is enriched with rules and regulations which have been enforced by the government for the well being of the citizens.
Road Safety Awareness Presentation
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
#roadsafetyawarenessinindia Road safety is the biggest challenge faced by India in the recent years and periodic regulations are done to achieve the goal.
Autism and Puberty Sex at Your Teen's Level
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom brings the term of sex to the table in this book describing how you can bring sex down to your teenager's level when you are explaining sex to them. Parents can never be too literal or overdo the sex talk. The biggest scare is that parents would under due it and try to shelter their teenagers from real life things like sexuality issues. If they do not hear it from parents, they will at school.
Autism and Puberty The Aspie Mind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This book takes you inside the mind of someone with autism. Tom describes his experience with how he relates to the world. Tom sometimes creates a make-believe world to help him cope with autism. He uses his special interests along with the make-believe world to get him through middle school and high school. Tom's perspective is a welcome one for parents raising children on the autism spectrum.
Tackling Autism Behaviors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about addressing behavior issues in people with autism. It is important to realize behaviors are a way of communication. Behaviors always have a cause. It will be easier to help people with autism if we know what is causing their behaviors. If we can work on what is causing the behavior issues then we will not have to worry so much about the behavior. It is important to find a cause.
Temple Grandin Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is a biography about Temple Grandin and her life. This book will share with the reader the story of one of the most inspirational people with autism. Temple has a PHD and is a professor at the University of Colorado. She even has her own movie made about her life. Temple built her own hug machine to help her with sensory issues and she even designs slaughter houses for livestock.
Autism and Puberty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about the importance of addressing puberty with your children on the autism spectrum. He shares some of his experiences with dealing with puberty later than his peers. He shares mistakes he made when trying to understand puberty and how that led to him being bullied or made fun of. He gives the reader tips and ideas about how to talk to your children about puberty in this great book.
Overcoming Non-Verbal Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Thomas shares how he uses technology and writing to communicate with others and overcome the barrier of not being able to speak. Thomas is non-verbal and communicates with others through writing and sign language. Thomas shares how his therapist learned sign language to help teach him how to connect with others. He loves to write and connect with people through reading and writing.
Autism Thanksgiving and Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
The holidays are a fun but stressful time of year for all. Add autism to the equation and there is potential for a nightmare to occur if there is not a game plan in place. Travis shares his game plan and provides tips to parents wanting to learn how to help their children survive the holiday gathering without a severe meltdown. Travis talks about using the special interest as a coping mechanism.
Autism A Curious Social Thinker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
"Context is King" says Dr.Peter Gerhardt. In this book Travis teaches the reader about the importance of learning advanced social skills like social thinking and the ability to understand social context in social relationships. Travis has always been curious about social thinking even before he knew what it was. He knew there was more to social skills than adaptive living skills.

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