Autism

An Adult with an Autism Diagnosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 17, 2017
An Adult with an Autism Diagnosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed

Gillan Drew, "An Adult with an Autism Diagnosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed"
ISBN: 1785922467 | 2017 | EPUB | 176 pages | 459 KB

Maria and Me: A father, a daughter (and Autism)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 10, 2017
Maria and Me: A father, a daughter (and Autism)

Maria and Me: A father, a daughter (and Autism) by Miguel Gallardo
English | September 21st, 2017 | ISBN: 1785923811 | 71 Pages | PDF | 12.01 MB

Giving a father's insight into life with his daughter Maria, aged 12, who has autism, this comic tells the story of their week holiday in the Canary Islands, Spain. Delightful illustrations and dialogue between father and daughter show the day-to-day challenges that people with autism and their carers face, and how Miguel and Maria overcome them.

The Philosophy of Autism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 7, 2017
The Philosophy of Autism

Jami L. Anderson,‎ Simon Cushing, "The Philosophy of Autism"
2012 | ISBN-10: 1442217073 | 240 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Mind Tree: A Miraculous Child Breaks the Silence of Autism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 28, 2017
The Mind Tree: A Miraculous Child Breaks the Silence of Autism

Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay, "The Mind Tree: A Miraculous Child Breaks the Silence of Autism"
ISBN: 1559706996, 1611450020 | 2011 | EPUB | 224 pages | 335 KB

Autism's False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 25, 2017
Autism's False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure

Autism's False Prophets: Bad Science, Risky Medicine, and the Search for a Cure by Paul A. Offit, Paul Offit
English | September 29th, 2008 | ASIN: B0097CWJOM, ISBN: 0231146361 | 277 Pages | EPUB | 1.00 MB

A London researcher was the first to assert that the combination measles-mumps-rubella vaccine known as MMR caused autism in children. Following this "discovery," a handful of parents declared that a mercury-containing preservative in several vaccines was responsible for the disease. If mercury caused autism, they reasoned, eliminating it from a child's system should treat the disorder.

Autism: The Movement Sensing Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 21, 2017
Autism: The Movement Sensing Perspective

Autism: The Movement Sensing Perspective (Frontiers in Neuroscience) by Elizabeth B. Torres and Caroline Whyatt
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1482251639 | 408 pages | PDF | 12 MB
Our Brains Are Like Computers!: Exploring Social Skills and Social Cause and Effect with Children on the Autism Spectrum

Our Brains Are Like Computers!: Exploring Social Skills and Social Cause and Effect with Children on the Autism Spectrum by Joel Shaul
English | January 21st, 2016 | ISBN: 1849057168, 9781849057165 | 82 Pages | True PDF | 17.76 MB

This highly visual social skills book uses computer metaphors and visual diagrams to help children on the autism spectrum to understand how their words and actions can affect other people.
Raising Martians - from Crash-landing to Leaving Home: How to Help a Child with Asperger Syndrome or High-functioning Autism

Raising Martians - from Crash-landing to Leaving Home: How to Help a Child with Asperger Syndrome or High-functioning Autism by Joshua Muggleton
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1849050023 | 250 Pages | PDF | 0.78 MB

Joshua Muggleton knows from personal experience what it is like to grow up feeling like 'a Martian marooned on planet Earth'. Now 22 and studying psychology at the University of St. Andrews, he combines his insights into what it means to have Asperger Syndrome (AS) with his scientific knowledge of the autism spectrum to write an invaluable guide for parents and teachers.
Denial: How Refusing to Face the Facts about Our Autism Epidemic Hurts Children, Families, and Our Future

Mark Blaxill, Dan Olmsted, "Denial: How Refusing to Face the Facts about Our Autism Epidemic Hurts Children, Families, and Our Future"
ISBN: 1510716947 | 2017 | EPUB | 224 pages | 1 MB
Handbook of Social Skills and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Assessment, Curricula, and Intervention

Handbook of Social Skills and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Assessment, Curricula, and Intervention By Justin B. Leaf
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 439 Pages | ISBN : 3319629948 | 8.69 MB

This handbook identifies the various social deficiencies widely associated with children and youth diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It discusses possible causes as well as the lifelong effects if these deficiencies are not addressed. The handbook presents current behavioral and curriculum-based methods for assessing social deficits.