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Choices
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Choices is a Social Story that can be used with children who believe that they don't have a choice in their bad behaviour. It is designed to introduce the concept that we don't have to use limited ways of reacting to common emotions like anger, sadness and worry. It is a great way to introduce calming strategies to children and to support Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) interventions.
Don't Bully Me Because I'm Different. I'm Aspie and I'm Not Afraid to Show It.
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This Social Story was created for a beautiful child who thought it was ok that he got bullied because he has Asperger's Syndrome. It can be used as a general explanation of Asperger's and Autism but if bullying isn't a current concern it would be best to remove the pages that refer to bullying and just keep the general information about Asperger's. It is part of a larger Autism Awareness series.
My Friend James Has Autism!
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
You’re sitting in the doctor’s office waiting for your child’s diagnosis. The doctor utters the words you have feared: autism spectrum disorder. The only words you can say are, “What can I do now?” Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a story of instinct, determination, perseverance and ultimately never giving up.
I'm Going to School Next Year!
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
This Social Story™ was written for a child who started school but wasn’t coping so a decision was made to pull him out until the next year. The story explains this decision to him. It is blank so that your family can take photos for each page of your child doing each action or he/she might want to illustrate it. This can also be a good way to introduce the idea of school to your child.
Some People Break the Rules
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book teaches children with autism spectrum disorder & Asperger's that they don't have to dob on their friends and classmates for breaking small rules. This common problem often leads to less social interaction, others don't want to be around a "dobber". Kids with ASD are literal thinkers and believe that they must make sure everyone follows rules, nice characteristic but doesn't win friends!
Parents As Detectives
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Helpful approach for parents of children on the Autistic Spectrum. Parents As Detectives provides signposts for a journey through research, observation and action, helping to guide a parent through the maze of physical, biochemical and psychological challenges associated with children on the spectrum.
Storyland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Writer's Edge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Storyland is a unique vision of the urban apocalypse novel. Creatures of fantasy and nightmare have returned to the real world, and human beings are now an endangered species. Fairytale monsters have come to life, and the lessons they teach are grim. Out of the ashes of civilization's ruin rises Alicia, a gritty young girl born and raised in this terrifying new world...
Baby Cheetah Plays Piano
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Specially designed for kids on the autism spectrum, Baby Cheetah Plays Piano is an introduction to the world of piano for very young autistic children sitting on their mother’s knee. Using the piano keyboard as a learning aid, basic concepts of up and down, long and short, thin and fat, big and small are illustrated as the character Baby Cheetah moves about the keyboard observing these differences
Asperger's Sibling Support: 15 Practical Tips for Parents/Caregivers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
This handbook provides parents/caregivers with practical strategies for supporting Asperger's siblings (the often-overlooked piece in the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) support puzzle).