Books tagged: autism transitions

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How the Puppy Helps Andrew Cope with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by TEB Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Coping with Autism is difficult. We try to keep our son engaged socially with his peers through therapy programs and school. We decided to get a puppy and let our son Andrew pick out which puppy he wanted. He picked Teddy, the miniature dachshund to be his friend. Andrew and Teddy now have a special bond and Teddy helps Andrew cope with having Autism.
Six-Word Lessons for Autism Friendly Workplaces - 100 Lessons for Employers and Employees to Succeed Together
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Pacelli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
Information-packed lessons for both employees and employers to create a productive, thriving workplace! Six-Word Lessons for Autism Friendly Workplaces gives you 100 insightful lessons on topics such as disability laws, reasonable accommodations, unwritten social expectations, interviewing, and best and worst jobs for people with autism. Written by a mom of an autistic young adult.
I Am Not Like The Other Kids But That Is Okay With Me
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
Growing up I began to realize that I was different from my peers. At first this bothered me and hindered the development of my self-esteem. As I got older I started to realize that this was not a big deal and it began to bother me less and less. I began seeking out other ways to become involved in things that would help me feel connected to my peers. Participating in music was my outlet.
DSM-V Asperger's Syndrome Does Not Exist Anymore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
In 2013 the DSM-V was released. This time Asperger's Syndrome has been excluded form the DSM-V all together and is now lumped under the term Autism Spectrum Disorders. Asperger's Syndrome will no longer be a medical diagnosis. A disorder that was first introduced in the DSM-IV has now been excluded entirely from the DSM-V. For many adults living with Asperger's this has been hard to swallow.
Graduating High School, Entering Real Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Surviving Middle School was a journey and accomplishment for Travis. Getting through four years of high school where kids were bigger and meaner was quite another challenge. Travis did not understand the other teenagers at his school and they did not understand him. Travis used music as a coping mechanism to help him get through his high school years. Now his adult life was about to begin.
My First Locker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Middle School is a challenging time for all kids. Being Autistic meant that middle school would be twice the challenge for me. I will never forget that nightmare year when my locker was my biggest bully and the other kids used my locker to try and hurt me. This book shares my junior high experiences in hopes of making your child's junior high experience better. Learn the unwritten social rule.
Anything You Can Do, I Can Too
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
We’ve all heard of the song “Anything You Can Do, I can do Better.” This is something that I have taken with me own life and adapted it into the way I approach social interaction and things dealing with Asperger’s Syndrome. I believe that all children have the ability to learn, feel, love, and connect with other children. Some will be better at it than others but everyone can love and connect.
What Is Going On In There?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
I went through middle school and high school without too many bouts of depression. The late development and need for social interaction was probably the reason. I was able to get through by surrounding myself with activities that I enjoyed and I was still being who I truly am. It wasn’t until my freshman year of college before I started having a hard time with everything. This book is my mind.
My Mind Does Not Work LIke Yours
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
Throughout my entire life I’ve been trying to be understood. I’ve felt misunderstood since the beginning really. There were times in Elementary School where I was misunderstood. From an early age of just 7 years old my intentions with others were misunderstood or misinterpreted by my peers. This book is an in depth look into how my brain functions and thinks differently than most brains.
My Dream Job With Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
Often times, people with autism struggle to find employment. The person with autism might not be the best at a particular job such as being a bank teller, being a waiter at a restaurant, or even working the basic factory job. Someone with autism will likely be more employable in a career that they are interested in and very passionate about. It is likely we will succeed in special interest areas.