Books tagged: parenting a special needs child

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Autism Dad: Adventures In Raising An Autistic Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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Autism is a challenging puzzle ... but Autism Dad has a clue! Funny, informative, poignant, and engaging, Autism Dad explores the initial devastation of an autism diagnosis, the autism/vaccine controversy, autism in the media, education, therapy and treatments. Above all, Autism Dad is about living with, raising, and loving a child with autism, told from a father’s perspective.
Melissa's Gift
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 143,860. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Bay Tree Publishing/Ardenwood Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A poignant, personal memoir, Melissa’s Gift recounts how a deeply solitary man discovers he has fathered a daughter while traveling years before in Central America. She evokes a capacity to love in him he has never known, even while she slowly wastes from the dreadful disease of cystic fibrosis.Written with beauty and power, Melissa’s Gift is an unforgettable story and a deeply moving read.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
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Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Prodigal Parent
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
I know intimately the journey of the prodigal parent. Life has given us some incredible experiences that has turned us into the parents we are how we use those is up to use. In The Prodigal Parent we examine how to use these experiences for personal growth and recognize opportunities to build, challenge and rebuild mutually strengthening and healthy relationships with our children and loved ones.
6 Minutes Wrestling with Life
Series: Wrestling With Life, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
Imagine yourself inside of a parent's worst nightmare - within the 6 minutes since your child has had a seizure and lay unconscious. Each second is passing faster than the last. The minutes are mounting. Your hope is dwindling. The doctor, who has been working feverishly to revive your child has since stopped and is now heading toward you...
Why Does He Do That? A Parent's Guide to ASD
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
This book gives a brief but concise introduction to many of the difficulties faced by children with ASD, including some of the less well known factors such as sensory problems and anxiety; exploring the effects these can have on the child's life. Review by Karen Wright: I would really recommend this - It has introduced me to aspects I had not previously come across.
Teach Your Child To Swim
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
This illustrated guide uses time tested step by step instructions to teach children and adults how to become strong, safe swimmers.
A Cartoon Version Of James Charneski's Questions For Kids
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Cartooning, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
This is a wonderfully illustrated collection of questions that are easily understandable for children of all ages.
Parenting And Disciplining Strong Willed Children: Advanced Parenting Techniques For Defiant Children!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by JNR Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
All children are different, and not all discipline styles will work for every child. SFinding the right discipline style for your child or children is a trial and error process. On this book you'll learn how to go about this systematically both for average children, including the super stubborn, strong willed kids!
Sun Shine Down: A Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An emergency c-section, a surprise diagnosis of Down syndrome, a foreign country, and your dreams at risk. What would you do? Would it take you down?