A Quest For Social Skills For Students With Autism or Asperger’s: Ready-To-Use Lessons with Games, Role-Play Activities, and More!

Why start a social skills program? The question is not why, but why not? With inclusive education becoming the norm in schools nationwide, teachers often struggle to address students’ non-academic needs€”but teachers need ready-to-use lessons that won’t interfere with their curriculum. QUEST (Questioning, Understanding, and Exploring Social Skills and Pragmatic Language Together) is a social… More A Quest For Social Skills For Students With Autism or Asperger’s: Ready-To-Use Lessons with Games, Role-Play Activities, and More!

A Walk In The Rain With A Brain

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Lucy is making her way down a rainy sidewalk when she spies, of all things, a brain — Manfred, called Fred — sitting forlornly in a puddle. The courtly cerebrum asks Lucy for help getting home, and as they walk along she worries that she’s not smart enough. “Everyone’s smart!” explains Fred. “You just need… More A Walk In The Rain With A Brain

All About My Brother

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A thorough description of every day life with Evan, who is 7, by his sister Sarah, who is 8. Very positive and lovingly told. Wonderful resource for classroom use as well as for siblings.

All I Can Handle: I’m No Mother Theresa (A Life Raising Three Daughters with Autism)

Dr. Spock? Check. Penelope Ann Leach (Remember her?) Check. What to Expect When You’re Expecting? Check. I had a seven hundred dollar Bellini crib for God’s sake! Everything was perfect…” …and so begins Kim Stagliano’s electrifying and hilarious memoir of her family’s journey raising three daughters with autism. Always outspoken, often touching, and sometimes heartbreaking,… More All I Can Handle: I’m No Mother Theresa (A Life Raising Three Daughters with Autism)

An Early Start For Your Child With Autism

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Parents play a huge role in helping toddlers and preschoolers grow and develop. The authors share simple ways to turn everyday routines, such as breakfast and bath time, into opportunities to learn and develop skills.

Andy And His Yellow Frisbee

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The new girl at school tries to befriend Andy, a boy with autism, who spends every recess by himself, spinning a yellow frisbee under the watchful eye of his sister.

Animal-Assisted Interventions for Individuals with Autism

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This book looks at how therapies involving animals can be used to help individuals with autism to develop skills, including sensory and social skills, to manage challenging behaviors, and improve quality of life. Whether participating in therapeutic horseback riding, utilizing a trained service dog, visiting a dolphin therapy center, or simply experiencing companion animal therapy,… More Animal-Assisted Interventions for Individuals with Autism

Apps For Autism: A Must Have Resource for the Special Needs Community!

Actually, there are more than 200 apps for autism, and this book will guide you through them so you can confidently utilize today’s technology to maximize your child or student’s success! Speech Language Pathologist Lois Jean Brady wrote this book in order to educate parents, teachers, and other professionals about the breakthrough method she calls… More Apps For Autism: A Must Have Resource for the Special Needs Community!

Ask and Tell: Self-Advocacy and Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum

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Edited by Stephen Shore, Ask and Tell aims to help people with autism effectively self-advocate in their pursuit of independent, productive, and fulfilling lives. Ask and Tell is unique by being the first book to speak to the twin issues of self-advocacy and disclosure for people with autism and by consisting exclusively including the cover… More Ask and Tell: Self-Advocacy and Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum

Asperger Syndrome

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Comprehensive overview of Aspergers, including diagnostic issues, social development, educational issues, and treatment.

Asperger Syndrome And Sensory Issues

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Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues attempts to explain how many children with Asperger Syndrome relate to the world through their senses. Chapter 1 is an overview of sensory integration terminology and a discussion of how the sensory systems impact behavior. Chapter 2 takes an in depth look at sensory issues associated with AS. Chapter 3… More Asperger Syndrome And Sensory Issues