Books tagged: autism

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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.
18 Summer Holidays, 18 Years to Grow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On 15th May 1995 James was born ostensibly perfect in every way. It would be another seven years before he would be diagnosed with autism. Written for those who are undergoing a similar experience or for those attending to autistic children, Jane and James Franklin's account of the period from birth to his eighteenth birthday will make for valuable reading.
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.
Supporting the Highly Sensitive Child: Making Sense of Meltdowns
Series: My Highly Sensitive Child. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
This concise book steps beyond a basic understanding of high sensitivity, looking at the challenges and distress that meltdowns can cause for highly sensitive children. A meltdown can be a terrifying experience for a highly sensitive child and for people witnessing it. This guide gives you the confidence to understand what having a meltdown means, and the knowledge to provide support and comfort.
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.
The Runch Bunch- Andy Saves The Day
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
“Andy Saves The Day”- This is about a 10 year old boy with Autism (Asperger). Andy enjoys his Runch family and they enjoy him as well. He becomes a hero and does an excellent deed one day. Find out what did this amazing boy does.
An Obsessive Autistic Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Making friends when you have autism because you have such an obsessive mind. It is hard to do things in moderation when you have autism. Travis shares some useful tips and strategies for teaching children and teenagers with autism how to learn the step by step process of making friends without obsessing over their new friend. Travis explains how he works through the grey areas to get through life.
Becoming a Cheese Head
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
During an injury filled season for the Green Bay Packers Tim gets his call to play wide receiver and running back with Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. An unlikely person to ask, Tim is given the chance to make his childhood dream of becoming a cheese head or a Packers player a reality. After never playing a game of high school or college football Tim takes the filed for the Packers with some pride.
Autism is Treatable
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how autism is treatable and not curable. Many on the spectrum get defensive when a cure is talked about. He feels it is important to discuss interventions that treat autism but not focus so much on curing everyone's autism. Each person has their own unique set of needs. Few want to be cured while most just want to be helped. Travis shares what treatments are effective for his autism.