Books tagged: social skills

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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.
Imaginary Real Friends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis shares the creation of his make-believe world in response to the harsh reality mental illness has dealt him. Travis forms imaginary friendships with real people that are semily famous or with news anchors he sees on television. He talks of his imaginary friendships with real people like the Huntington North girls basketball team and Nicole Briscoe from ESPN Sports Center on the television.
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.
Vaccine Theories of a President
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Travis discusses the president elect Trump's plan to study vaccines effect and role in autism yet again. Travis applauds Trump's effort to bring autism mainstream but wishes that federal funding could be spent on support services to improve the lives of people with autism and mental illness as opposed to repetitive research that does not help people diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder today.
Third Party Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis describes a life torn from reality where third party voices control you. They try to influence your ever decision and action. Auditory and visual hallucinations complicate his daily life and cause simple tasks like waking up and showering to be a hundred times more challenging for him than the average person. Travis shares his journey with schizophrenia and defeating the third-party voices.
Vaccine Theories of a President
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Travis discusses the president elect Trump's plan to study vaccines effect and role in autism yet again.Travis applauds Trump's effort to bring autism mainstream but wishes that federal funding could be spent on support services to improve the lives of people with autism and mental illness as opposed to repetitive research that does not help people diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder today.
Small Talk: How to Talk to People, Start Conversations, Improve Your Charisma, Social Skills and Lessen Social Anxiety
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016 by Walnut Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Never feel awkward in a small talk conversation again! If you’ve ever felt awkward when you meet new people, worrying about social anxiety, how to talk to people, and how to be interesting, this quick-read small talk guide will make you someone who people love to talk to. You'll learn learn how to start and end conversations, what to talk about, body language, listening and calming your nerves.
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.
Happy Hydrocephalus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Travis shares his relief and happiness in learning his Hydrocephalus could be responsible for the physical pain and symptoms he has been experiencing since being a child. What was thought to be autism may indeed be Hydrocephalus which provides Travis with newfound hope for a pain free life and happiness. Travis is happy to learn about his Hydrocephalus and will be happy to finally get treatment.
Autism 101 Box Set
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,780. 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
Autism 101 is a comprehensive guide to everything you need to know and learn about living with autism. Travis provides you with never before insight into every single aspect of autism you would want to know about from social skills to special interests and social thinking to escaping into imagination and more. This is a fully comprehensive book on what it is like to live successfully with autism.