The Autism Acceptance Book

Being a Friend to Someone with Autism

Author: Ellen Sabin

Publisher: Watering Can

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 61

View: 726

Introduces young readers to the challenges faced by people with autism and offers exercises and conversation-starters to develop empathy, compassion, and understanding of different types of friendships.

The ABCs of Autism Acceptance

Author: Sparrow R Jones

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 154

View: 959

In The ABCs of Autism Acceptance, Sparrow takes us through a guided tourof the topics most central to changing the way that autism is perceived, toremove systemic barriers to access that have traditionally been barriers toAutistic participation in some sectors of society. They also take us through thebasics of Autistic culture, discussing many of its major features and recentdevelopments with a sense of history and making the current state of theconversation around this form of neurodivergence clear to those who are new toit, whether they are Autistic themselves or a friend/family member looking forresources to help themselves support the Autistic people in their lives more fully.

Au-Mazing Gift

A Journey to Autism Acceptance 2nd Edition

Author: Dr Alisha Griffith

Publisher: Dr. Alisha Griffith

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 110

View: 573

Autism is an "au-mazing" gift, not curse. In this short read, Dr. Alisha Griffith takes us on her personal quest for truth and acceptance that led her to shift her mindset to embrace positivity and beauty in Zachary, her child with Autism, and to live a fulfilled life. In this second edition, she goes further in depth with various circumstances and encounters that you may face. She included questions and worksheets to coach you through your journey. Dr. "Ali" shares 10 things that mothers need to successfully move toward acceptance of autism. If you are going through the same thing right now and are doubting how you will be successful, parenting a child with autism, then this book is for you! If you are looking for answers, and actionable steps towards having a better relationship with your child, yourself and others, then you will connect within this book. You will be inspired, ignited and empowered by the stories of how Dr. Ali faces challenges head on. This book will serve as a breath of fresh air, a roadmap and a reminder that you are not alone. You and your au-mazing gift WILL be more than okay.

The Butterfly's Journey (What Is Autism? an Autism Awareness Children's Book)

Difficult Discussions, Autism & Asperger's Syndrome, Special Needs Children, Autism Books for Kids, Autism Books

Author: Heather Porazzo

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Autism

Page: 56

View: 654

The Butterfly's Journey is an engaging and interactive story that explains Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in an easy-to-understand manner. This delightful story highlights some of the common traits and challenges for those with autism as it delivers a nurturing message about love, support, friendship, and acceptance.

The Giving Book

Open the Door to a Lifetime of Giving

Author: Ellen Sabin

Publisher: Watering Can Press

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 494

An activity book, a journal, and a keepsake that inspires and records a childs journey into a lifelong tradition of giving and charity.

Autism Answer Book

More Than 300 of the Top Questions Parents Ask

Author: William Stillman

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 320

View: 210

It is currently estimated that 1 in 150 kids are affected by autism-and that number is increasing at an alarming rate. In a time when parents are overwhelmed with confusing, and often conflicting, information, The Autism Answer Book provides them clear and confident counsel by providing straightforward answers to their most pressing questions. The Autism Answer Book covers such topics as: --Getting a diagnosis --Social sensitivities --Physical well-being --Mental health --School success Written in an easy-to-read Q&A format, The Autism Answer Book helps parents understand and accept their child and develop a plan for success.

The Hero Book

Learning Lessons from the People You Admire

Author: Ellen Sabin

Publisher: Watering Can Press

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 724

An activity book, a journal, and a conversation-starter that sparks and records a childs journey into finding role models who will inspire them to be their best.

Empowered Autism Parenting

Celebrating (and Defending) Your Child's Place in the World

Author: William Stillman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 910

In this groundbreaking book, William Stillman, an expert and passionate advocate on behalf of those with autism, offers a commonsense guide for parenting children with autism. He tells how parents can appreciate their autistic children, and prevent them from being pathologized, over-medicated, and marginalized.

Visual Support for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Materials for Visual Learners

Author: Vera Bernard-Opitz

Publisher: AAPC Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 228

View: 915

Combining their years of experience working with individuals on the autism spectrum, both here and around the world, authors Vera Bernard-Opitz and Anne Häußler bring teachers and other professionals practical ideas and teaching methods for offering visual supports to students with autism spectrum disorders and other visual learners. With hundreds of colorful illustrations and step-by-step directions, this book lays the foundation for how to structure teaching environments, as well as offers countless examples of activities for students, ranging from basic skills, to reading and math, to social behavior.

Embracing Autism

Connecting and Communicating with Children in the Autism Spectrum

Author: Robert Parish

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 177

"The voices here confirm what I've always suspected: everyone ispart of one large continuum, and the approaches and insightsrecounted here can help any parent, any educator, any person dealwith any child—or, for that matter, any otherperson—more effectively and with more compassion. I only wishI'd encountered earlier this cadre of experienced and caringindividuals whose humor and resourcefulness represent clearly howbest to love and nurture a child."—Cynthia Nitz Ris, J.D.,Ph.D., University of Cincinnati Through sensitive, sometimes humorous, experienced-based writingfrom teachers, clinicians, and parent activists in the AutismSpectrum Disorder (ASD) community, this book will help educatorsand others to better understand the world inhabited by ASDchildren. The stories contained in the book will inspire and informreaders who are working day-to-day with children in the autismspectrum, providing valuable insights into what makes these kidstick and useful information on how they communicate, learn, andsucceed. Robert Parish (Cincinnati, OH) is an award-winningjournalist with four nationally broadcast public TV documentariesabout Autism Spectrum Disorders to his credit, as well as more than100 digital video projects about ASD for the educationalmarket.