Books tagged: living with autism

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A Cure for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Andrew shares how social skills coaching cured him from autism. Learning social skills is the best thing Andrew ever did and he is proud to share his story with the reader of how he overcame autism and cured himself of the disorder. He shares how learning social skills in the appropriate social context is extremely important to the overall success of people with autism in all social settings.
My Life with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Andrew talks about growing up without knowing he had autism then finding out he was on the autism spectrum at the age of 25. Getting the diagnosis helped him look back on his life and make peace with some of the things that had happened to him in the past. He grew up thinking he was weird kid. He felt like it was his fault. Andrew talks about how he works hard to overcome autism and be happy.
Autistic Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Tom meets Sarah at a writing conference where they are both booked to have book signings. Tom had given up on finding love because he was autistic. He had tried everything including trying to change who he was to win a woman over and it just was not worth it to him anymore. Once Tom accepted and loved himself and his autism other women started noticing him. Sarah was very eager to get to know Tom.
Lauren's Creed, Wings to Fly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,440. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Lauren Winbanks is an inspirational young person living with Autism and Intellectual Disability. This is the story of a family forced to ride the rollercoaster that is disability. Somehow, Lauren’s mother Dianne (with the support husband Jeff) had to find the resolve to remain true to one’s convictions in the face of the overwhelmingly loud, negative voices ‘lowering the bar’ on young Lauren.
Why Do I Hurt Girls By Liking Them? Life with Autism and Schizophrenia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Travis explains how his brain works when he likes a woman. Travis often comes on too strong and misses unwritten social boundaries and cues that women have and give him. Travis spends most of his time advocating for social skills coaching and a dating coach to help him learn how to like girls more appropriately without hurting them. Travis feels ashamed of himself when girls say he is creepy.
Tom's Life with Autism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is a collection of 6 of Tom Jacibons books about life with autism. These books go into great detail about raising a child with autism and describe what life with autism is like. Learn some of the challenges Tom faced and learn how his mother helped him to overcome those challenges along the way. Tom gives simple tips and solutions on how to motivate autistic kids and adults to engage them.
Feel Boobs Or Punish Yourself: Schizophrenic Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book is a first hand account about what it is like to live with schizophrenia, voices, delusions, and hallucinations. Travis shares how he hears voices about connecting with women and needing to see or feel their breasts or the voices say he has to punish himself. Schizophrenia is a very tough disorder to live with but with the proper family and friend support and meds it can be managed.
Mosaic, A Compilation Of Creative Writing By The Cartel Collaborative
Price: Free! Words: 39,640. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Mosaic is a collection of short stories and poetry by Margie Deeb, Stef Gonzaga, S. J. Henderson, Brian Rella, James Lee Schmidt, Ann Stanley, Lee J. Tyler and Christy Zigweid. The pieces range from serious to light-hearted. Inspired by The Story Cartel class, each author brings their own unique style, offering something for everyone.
Dating Temple Grandin Living with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Trevor explains what dating Temple Grandin would be like. He explains how people are not exactly alike with one another just because they are autistic. Trevor often has people tell him he should date autistic people because they would be like him. Trevor feels attacked by these people who have developed a perception of what autism is based off of Temple's life. Trevor is more social in likes it.
Life with Autism Middle School and Bullies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tanner writes about his experiences with middle school bullies. Tanner never quite fit in with the other kids but when it was time to transition to middle school the gap between him and his peers grew. The other kids knew Tanner was different and Tanner himself was beginning to pick up on it. He had no idea why he was not like the other kids and endured physical and emotional abuse in junior high.