Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent

Ido in Autismland. Climbing Out of Autism's Silent Prison.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
"Not speaking is not the same as not thinking." In this remarkable series of essays, a nonverbal autistic teenager, Ido Kedar, argues that severe autism is not a cognitive disorder but a mind/motor disconnect. Chronicling his own story of learning to communicate through typing which enabled him to thrive in a normal education, Ido advocates for a change in the way people with autism are taught.
Autism and Puberty Asperger's Syndrome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Tom shares about what having autism and going through puberty was like for him growing up as a teenager. This is the first book in the series and this book will give you some insight into what life with Asperger Syndrome is like while we begin to get into the topics of puberty and sexuality. This book will introduce the reader to terms that will help them better relate to teens with autism.
Is Your Child Wired for Success?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
As parents, if you knew the environment you are providing your child determines their success or their failure, would you want to know how you could make a difference? Would you want to know how to give your kids the edge?
Behavior Techniques For Smart Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Your children need Effective Parenting. Now is the time to fix the problem ! The secrets in this book reveal specific techniques that you should be using with your child for their psychosocial development
Careering Teens: Guiding Teenagers’ Career Development
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
This book is intended to help you to develop awareness of your teenager’s career identity so that you can assist them to make successful career decisions. It will help you to learn about their personal career preferences. Through doing the activities in this book you will get a clearer picture of the types of work they would like to pursue.
Social Blindness Pivoting the Way to Social Success with Autism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Body language, non-verbal communication, facial expressions, hand gestures, feet positioning and so much more are covered in this book. All of those skills are what control your ability to understand social skills in the appropriate context. These skills and more are covered in this book as Travis gives you an inside look at how Miss Pivot helped him overcome challenges Autism presented him.
Psychological Tips For Successful learning and Stress free Examination Techniques.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / academic development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Hi reader, I am a practicing Psychologist and my areas of interests includes educational Psychology and students’ stress management. Here in this book I am sharing certain tips I have obtained through 25 years of practice reading and research
How to Find a Good Counselor for Your Autistic Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Autism is a developmental disorder. It is not a mental illness.Yet, the treatment provided for Autism is primarily mental health treatment. This book discusses the concern regarding the idea that people with a disorder like Autism are being sent to counselors and Psychiatrists for treatment of their social or physical disorder. This book will help you find appropriate counseling for your child.
Leader Intelligence
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Leader Intelligence How you can develop your leader intelligence with the help of your soul, heart and mind
Teenagers and Parents: 10 Steps for a Better Relationship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
This sensible, practical and readable guide for parents of teenagers offers friendly, usable advice on every page. The 10 steps discuss and illustrate with dialogues and examples how to talk—and listen—to your teen, build social and school skills, respond to the games teens play, use alternatives to punishment, look for danger signs of drug and alcohol abuse, and protect your rights as a parent.
The Yes Book for Teenagers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 by James Grinnell. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
The Yes Book for Teenagers is a book that encourages better communication and understanding between parents and teens, a perspective of what ‘yes’ could mean.
My Life With Autism: Two Book Combo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
My Life with Autism is my journey through living life with Autism. At the age of 28 I've just learned that I also have Schizophrenia. Living with both of these interesting syndromes has made me a stronger person. In this book you will get two books combined into one. This book serves as a guide book for teaching social skills to children, teens, and young adults on the autism spectrum.
Autism: Social Thinking and Friendship
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
"Context is King" is a quote by Dr. Peter Gerhardt a Behavior Analyst in the field of Autism. Understanding context is critical for social success. I spent several years trying to master certain social skills. I read books on the subject and even studied with people. You'll learn how Travis learned about social thinking strategies that helped him make friends. It's deeper than a social skill.
Perspectives on the Issue: Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / lifespan development
Perspectives on the Issue Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue discusses whether it is parents or peers possessing the greater effect on child development. This issue is not a new one yet hear it again from the perspectives of 14 different individuals adding their unique take to the issue.
Minha Filha e a Anorexia - Uma História SendoEscrita
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Alice era uma menina feliz, de doze anos. De repente, algumas brincadeiras de amigos chamando-a de gorda, faz com que comece uma dieta e exercícios físicos. Porém isso tudo vira obsessão e um terrível transtorno psicológico. A anorexia surge fazendo com que perca muitos quilos em muito pouco tempo. O pior de tudo isso é que ã família não entende, inicialmente, que se trata de anorexia.
Breaking With the Law: The Story of Positive Tickets
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Foreword by Dr. Stephen R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Positive Tickets is a program where you catch kids doing good things and reward them with a voucher or coupon to some fun, free activity. The purpose of Positive Tickets is to build relationships of trust with youth and encourage good behavior. Ward Clapham explains the ticket is the gateway to the relationship.