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Asperger Syndrome and Bullying: Strategies and Solutions - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Nick Dublin | This book offers individuals with AS who are being bullied the opportunity to see that they are not alone, and it is an invaluable source of advice for parents, teachers, professionals and personnel managers.
Via - SAVE $5 $30.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Nicole Dixon | code: B69 | Written from the heart, using simple often cheeky illustrations, Via conveys a powerful message to bring about more awareness of Autism. Via is a short story about a girl who loves to do many different things, and emphasises that you should never place limitations on what a person can and can’t do no matter what.
Handsdown - OUT OF STOCK $0.00
Click Here for Product Details! Handsdown is a clever traffic light system that operates like a triage for the classroom enabling teachers and students to prioritise questioning and assistance. Handsdown provides instant feedback of learning in your classroom. It uses three foam coloured hands (red, orange and green) placed within the ‘line of sight’ of teachers to indicate whether students need assistance immediately or whether they can continue working but would like assistance when the teacher is ready. It can be applied in any learning setting for all age groups and is great for special needs students.
Thinking in Pictures - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Temple Grandin | Here, in Temple Grandin’s own words, is the story of what it is like to live with autism, to be among the few people who have broken through many of the neurological impairments associated with autism. Thinking In Pictures also gives information from the front lines of autism, including treatment, medication, and diagnosis, as well as Temple’s insights into genius, savants, sensory phenomena, and animal behaviour. Ultimately, it is Temple’s unique ability to describe the way her visual mind works and how she first made the connection between her impairment and animal temperament that is the basis of her extraordinary gift and phenomenal success. (Note: revised cover).
Asperkids - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Jennifer Cook O’Toole | An insider’s guide to loving, understanding and teaching children with Asperger Syndrome. If is full of effective and fun ways of engaging with children with Asperger Syndrome. Affirming that different doesn’t mean defective, this book offers the insight and guidance that parents, educators, and other professionals need to connect with the Asperkids in their life and get them excited about learning.
Taking Care of Myself - SAVE $10 $45.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Mary Wrobel | Through a unique combination of Social Stories and easy-to-understand activities, this unique book offers a curriculum that guides the child and caregiver on issues of health, hygiene, and the challenges of puberty. Young students can benefit from self-care skills such as using the toilet, brushing teeth, and washing hands. Parents and teachers should begin teaching these necessary skills as early as possible, even from ages 3-5. The ultimate goal is to maximise the child’s potential for independence and lifelong success.
What I Wish I’d Known About Raising a Child with Autism - SAVE $5 $30.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Bobbi Sheahan & Kathy Deornellas | A mother and a psychologist offer heartfelt guidance for the first five years. From the moment you realise your kid is different, to the self-righteous mums on the playgroup, to holding your marriage together in the realm of routines. They candidly tackle ASD issues such as picky eating, bedtime battles, potty training, speech delays, discipline, early intervention, sibling rivalry and much more.
The Way I See it (2nd Edition) - SAVE $5 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Temple Grandin | In this innovative book, Dr. Temple Grandin gets down to the REAL issues of autism, the ones parents, teachers, and individuals on the spectrum face every day. Temple offers helpful do’s and don’ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips, all based on her “insider” perspective and a great deal of research.
Different Not Less - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Dr Temple Grandin | Temple Grandin offers the world yet another great work, an inspiring and informative book that offers both hope and encouragement. In these pages, Temple presents the personal success stories of fourteen unique individuals that illustrate the extraordinary potential of those on the autism spectrum. Each individual tells their own story, in their own words, about their lives, relationships, and eventual careers. The contributors also share how they dealt with issues they confronted while growing up, such as bullying, making eye contact, and honing social skills.
Carlys Voice -SAVE $10 $25.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Arthur Fleischmann with Carly Fleischmann | At the age of two, Carly Fleischmann was diagnosed with severe autism and an oral motor condition that prevented her from speaking. Doctors predicted that she would never intellectually develop beyond the abilities of a small child. Although she made some progress after years of intensive behavioural and communication therapy, Carly remained largely unreachable. Then, at the age of ten, she had a breakthrough. While working with her devoted therapists Howie and Barb, Carly reached over to their laptop and typed in "HELP TEETH HURT," much to everyone’s astonishment. This was the beginning of Carly’s journey toward self-realisation.
My Life in a Pea Soup - SAVE $10 $30.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Lisa Nops | A brilliant memoir written by Australian mum Lisa Nops, telling the story of her beautiful daughter Sally. A highly personal and private insight into the worries and stress on the caring for a child with autism. Lisa Nops maps her journey of moving from the loss of a dream (of a normal child) to acceptance. Yet the book is written with such a light touch. Many amusing incidents with Sally and anecdotes of being an expatriate in three different countries keep you totally engrossed in the story.
Plan B: Empowering the Single Parent - SAVE $10 $25.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Karra Barber-Wada | This book is full of concrete examples and practical tips to help the single parent who is dealing with the unique challenges of raising a child on the autism spectrum. Plan B will help you make your own roadmap as a solo parent by offering interactive lists to create your own emotional, practical and actual Plan B. Topics covered include coming to terms with your ex, establishing the same routine in both homes, coping with the death of a spouse, dating and remarriage, meeting the needs of your other children, and more.
Life Behind Glass - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Dr Wendy Lawson | Wendy Lawson has an autism spectrum disorder. Considered to be intellectually disabled and ‘almost incapable of doing as she was told’ at school, she was misdiagnosed as schizophrenic – a label that stuck for more than 25 years. Her sense of self was then non-existent, but now Wendy is a mother of four with six tertiary qualifications; she is a registered psychologist and adult educator, and operates her own business. She is also a poet and a writer, sharing her understanding of autism with others to help ‘build a bridge...from my world to theirs’.
Understanding and Working with the Spectrum of Autism - SAVE $10 $35.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Dr Wendy Lawson | Wendy writes in the light of her personal experience of an autism spectrum disorder as well as that of the available literature to create a book that is readable and wide-ranging, furthering understanding of the links and differences between neurotypical individuals and those with ASD – an essential introduction to ASD for social workers, nurses, health professionals and those working in related fields.
The Passionate Mind: How People with Autism Learn - SAVE $15 $45.00
Click Here for Product Details! | by Dr Wendy Lawson | Wendy examines traditional theories about the autism spectrum (AS) and reveals their gaps and shortcomings. Showing that a completely different way of thinking about AS is needed. She sets forward the theory of Single Attention and Associated Cognition in Autism (SAACA), an approach that explains autism in terms of the unique learning style of AS individuals.