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The Chronicles of Ben - Adventures in Autism
By David Royko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
The Chronicles of Ben collects the writings by psychologist and author David Royko about his son and the severe autism that has been at his family’s core ever since Ben’s diagnosis. This book presents, in chronological order, both published and previously unpublished Ben Stories, offering parents, professionals and anyone interested in life with severe autism an intimate view from the inside.
As Birds Soar: One Family's Journey Living with ADHD, and Autism Spectrum
By B. Suzanne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Diagnosis does not define who we are—or what we can become. The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, a neurodevelopment condition impacting language, communication and social skills, too often defines limits instead of possibilities. This book offers one family’s journey, with inspiring stories that touch on the issues and concerns exceptional children and their families face.
Autism: Social Thinking and Friendship
By Travis Breeding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
"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.
A Closer Look At Autism
By Lerrlyn Nelson
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 35,030. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
A must have resource for parents, family members, friends, family counselors, educators or anyone who wants to have a greater understanding of Autism. This book will empower you with the basic knowledge and information to assist in understanding the disability, managing the behavior, and preparing the person for adolescence/adulthood. A Closer Look at Autism is a gift that keeps on giving.
Is My Child Autistic or Delayed?
By Susan Louise Peterson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by James Grinnell. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
Is My Child Autistic or Delayed? is a book written for parents and professionals to explore autism concerns and developmental delays in children. The book is written by Susan Louise Peterson, a school psychologist who has conducted over 1000 assessments on young children with possible developmental delays and autism concerns.
Daniel Tammet: the Boy with the Incredible Story
By Lili Marlene
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New Edition June 2013. Many people have known for a long time that the life story of the author, celebrity and performer of intellectual feats Daniel Tammet which has been told countless times in books, TV and scientific publications is incomplete in ways that matter and questionable in too many ways to count. Let Lili Marlene show you the alternative story hiding in plain sight.