Books tagged: asperger syndrome

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How ABA Therapy Helps Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Tom describes how he uses ABA therapy to help him learn social skills, life skills, and appropriate social behaviors in life. Tom works with his behavior analyst to improve on his skillset so he is better able to communicate with others who he is and what he desires in life. Tom is learning new skills that will help him be more appropriate in conversations so he will not scare other people away.
Bi-Polar Mania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares what it is like to be on the manic side of Bi-Polar. Up all night and unable to sleep Travis wrote this book to help educate others on what Bi-Polar is like. When Travis is manic he can stay awake for a couple days at a time and do all kinds of energetic things. Then when the wall hits him and he crashes he falls into darkness and despair for several days at a time as he cycles out.
Autism at the Casino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares how he made frequent visits to the casino to help him cope with autism. Travis thought he could get rich and pay everyone to like him and not worry about being socially awkward. His frequent trips to the casino only caused him more problems and landed him in a heap of trouble. He developed an addiction and a whole host of other problems from visiting the casino that he copes with.
Becoming a Social Thinker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
"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. Communication is 93 percent non-verbal and it is important to use our social thinking skills to be able to read and understand social context and social dynamics. Learn how I taught myself to become a good social thinker by studying good body language.
Living in a Make-Believe World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis shares what living in his make-believe world is like as it helps him cope with social situations and autism. He uses the make-believe world sparingly as a tool to help him be happy and successful socially and emotionally. Learn how his make-believe world works for him and against him as he thrives on living with autism like a trooper in this great book about a young man living with autism.
Dating the Autism Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
Tom can't wrap his autistic mind around the ideas of traditional dating. Tired of playing the dating game he comes up with his own untraditional methods of approaching and dating women that allow him to be who he is and relieves all of his stress and anxiety. Tom likes to be upfront and honest about his intentions with someone and feels like holding back is misleading them which could hurt them.
I Am So Bi-Polar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Essay » Author profile
Travis shares the ups and downs of being Bi-Polar. He balances Bi-Polar with having Schizophrenia to live one of the most enjoyable lives a person with mental illness can lead. Travis shares what it is like to be depressed and low for days then all of a sudden have the switch flipped to being manic for days. The ups and downs are emotionally exhausting and he relies heavily on medication to live.
Punished for Bad Body Language
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis is afraid of leaving his home in fear of being punished for displaying inappropriate body language. Body language is something people with autism and social disorders struggle with. He grew up always being made fun of for his weird body language, facial expressions, and mannerisms. He shares how he works to learn appropriate social skills and body language so the voices do not punish him.
I Want To Be Real
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis shares his desires for being a real person. Voices and hallucinations plague Travis and tell him he is not real because he is autistic. Travis relies on his one neurotypical best friend to keep him real and fight the voices. Voices are real to Travis and he shares how difficult it is to take on the voices and fight them on his own. He also shares how he works hard at becoming a real person.
Afraid of Dying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis writes about his upcoming fear of going under the knife and being put to sleep. He is terrified he will never wake up and if he does wake up he will not remember who he is or anything about his life. Travis is having brain surgery and he shares of his fears of the doctors implanting a tracking device or chip in his brain so that the CIA and government can track him to know what he is doing.