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How to Improve Your Autism Services
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares tips and strategies to help improve your child's autism services to ensure they get what they need out of their treatment plan. He stresses the importance of treating social thinking like an adaptive living skill so your child will have the ability to communicate with others both verbally and non-verbally as an adult. This book will be useful in helping you advocate for your child.
The Briers
Price: Free! Words: 37,940. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Everyone has a past, but not everyone has a future. The Briers is based on true events of a young adult who struggled between reconciling two extremes. The fictional story does a retelling that allows the extremes to be exposed of two individuals' futures and the consequences of their actions.
Recovery in Real Time: A Trauma Survivor's Anti-Workbook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
#RECOVERY IN REAL TIME is a non-fiction self-help book with an anti-workbook length and approach that meets survivors' needs for digestible, yet realistic snapshots of the recovery process. This Anti-Workbook provides a modernized guidebook for trauma survivors and their loved ones in 125 hashtags.
Becoming Your Childs Best Advocate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,670. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
This book shows parents of the learning disabled child how to become well informed, confident successful advocates.Key topics include: changing your child's outlook to a belief in success, understanding test reports, special education law, collecting meaningful information, finding proper support, preparing for high-stakes meetings and dealing with a finding of non-eligibility.
Culture, Family, and Disability in Special Education
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
This e-book will discuss culture, family, and disability as it relates to special education in the United States. Topics of discussion include: disproportionality, race, socio-economic status (SES), and culturally responsive pedagogy.
Poet to the Poor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 by Dreaming Big Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In revolutionary fashion John defies both the politics of the day and the modern style of poetry. The poems are written in a wide variety of styles, and rhyming is prominent. Passion and purpose abounds. Take a journey to the bottom one percent of the population. The poor.
Diamond in the Dark: Leaving the Shadow of Abuse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,690. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
A remarkably honest memoir of abuse, lies, and murder. Phyllis Hain's ultimate escape from a life of domestic violence into the role of survivor and advocate is an inspiration for anyone. With frank description and southern humor, Phyllis tackles the best and worst of her life experiences.
Highlights of the 113th Congress, Jan 2013-2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The American Veterinary Medical Association's Governmental Relations Division provides a summary of the relevant highlights of the AVMA's legislative priorities during the 113th Congress.
Reading and Understanding Canadian Legislation - For Regular People
Series: For Regular People. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- General, Nonfiction » Law » Educational Law & Legislation
Reading and Understanding Canadian Law or Legislation is the first in the "For Regular People" series which introduces you to reading and understanding Canadian legislation in order to get you started on your path toward your educational, employment, advocacy, or self-help related goals.
Reclaiming My Birth Rights: A Mother's Wisdom Triumphs Over the Harmful Practices of Her Medical Profession
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,460. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Surgeon Adrienne Carmack, MD, shares the personal and professional experiences that led her to become an advocate for natural childbirth, breastfeeding, and genital autonomy.