Books tagged: information on autism

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ABA Therapy Guide for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Applied behavior analysis is the top therapy for children with autism. Travis makes the case that ABA therapy is also beneficial to adults with autism. Travis shares his mind as an adult with autism on how ABA therapy helps him learn new and improved social skills and behaviors. Travis explains ABA and how it works from the autistic perspective. While many adults think ABA is bad, Travis loves it.
Autistic Science for Medicaid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Medicaid requires Travis to provide scientific evidence that a treatment is effective before they will pay for it. Tired of being treated as a science experiment instead of a human being Travis turns to science to help him prove that body language and non-verbal communication are medically necessary. Travis plans to walk across a parking garage ledge blindfolded in April to prove this very fact.
Autism Conspiracy Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis blows the whistle on the insurance industry's plot to cover up effective treatments that help people with autism. Travis explores why insurance companies are doing everything in their power to not pay for applied behavior analysis and social skills coaching for children and adults on the autism spectrum. Travis shares how corporate greed has gotten in the way of helping people with autism.
How to Love Your Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how he learned to love his autism and himself during this amazing story of how a man received several medical diagnosis as he struggled to accept and love himself. He shares that learning to love himself might have been the greatest disability that he faced. Loving ourselves takes time and patience and that is something Travis does not have. Will he fall in love with himself again?
Autism at the Casino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
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.
Do People with Autism Lie?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In this book Travis address the issue of lying and autism. A myth is that people with autism cannot lie. That myth is not always true because people with autism can sometimes be in their make believe world. Their make believe world can seem very real to them but it will not be real to others. This causes others to feel like someone with autism is lying to them and can hurt social relationships.
I am Autistic and I am Proud of It
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Travis shares how he came to terms with having autism and embraces it. Travis was experiencing a lot of traumatic things due to having schizophrenia that he thought was autism. He hated autism because of the psychosis and he did not know that the psychosis was caused by his schizophrenia instead of the autism. Travis shares how he is really good at some things he does because of having autism.
How Do I Like Someone without Harassing Them?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how it is hard for him to like others without harassing them or being too into them. Travis works hard to learn and understand unwritten social rules and boundaries that he struggles with because of autism. Travis is afraid of liking new people or wanting to make new friends because he fears that he might end up harassing them just by liking them. This is a great book about autism.