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You Have a Student Who Is Deaf. Now What? Tips and strategies for including a student who is deaf in your classroom
By Kelly Short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
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.
How I Cured Myself of Autism
By Steven Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by TEB Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
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.
How to Prevent Autism from Becoming a Mental Illness
By Travis Breeding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,490. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
If you are a parent or teacher this book will help you be inside your child and student's mind to understand what they are feeling which will in return help you understand more about helping them be happy and successful. Do you know what it feels like to be mentally ill or have autism? Take a look and find out for yourself by reading this great book. Learn how to help your loved one with autism.
Autism Spectrum Disorder 100 Pages of ASD Life Skills Exercises
By David Musgrave
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
The life skills exercises are a means of addressing the needs of ASD affected children by making practical information related to the adaptive functioning accessible to caregivers and professionals. Exercises are fun and creative and all children should enjoy participating in the applied learning.
Useful Hints for Parents of a Child with Autism
By Bronia Shorthose
Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
in this book I want to talk about the situations, types of behaviours and strategies I used when dealing with autism
My First Friend In School
By Travis Breeding
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.
A Make Believe World
By Travis Breeding
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.
Boosting Your Self-Esteem Through Imagination
By Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
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.
The Aspie Mind
By Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
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.
Living Without Knowing Who You Are: Undiagnosed Asperger's Syndrome
By Travis Breeding
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine growing up having no idea who you were. Imagine that there was a part of you missing that you didn't discover until you were 22 years old. Imagine being made fun of or bullied because you didn't know something was a part of you? This is the story of Travis Breeding. Travis was officially diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of 22.
Computers As An Environment For Facilitating Social Interaction In Children With Autistic Spectrum Disorders
By Begoña Pino
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
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.
Drinking& Driving: Know Your Limits And Liabilities
By Marshall Stearn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
The national/ international ethics of drinking as a way of life, are difficult to change. This book covers BAC laws of the world, and the psychological/ physiological aspects of alcoholism, and its effects on driving. Teenage drinking and driving is addressed, with a self diagnostic chart. Self help groups are illustrated with current preventative measures, and codependent behavior is identified.