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Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jacqui Jackson
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

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Simple Autism Strategies for Home and School
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Sarah Cobbe
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-21 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Offering a unique overview of a child's point of view of life with autism, this guidebook will help parents and teachers better understand how this condition is experienced in day to day life. Organised by topic for easy reference, it explores the issues that can arise in everyday situations from
The Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Carol Turkington, Ruth Anan
Categories: Autism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Autism is a baffling brain disorder that profoundly affects children's communication and social skills. This work provides a reference guide to this disease. It includes approximately 500 entries that address the different types of autism, causes and treatments, institutions, associations, leading scientists and research, social impact, and more.
Coming Out Asperger
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Dinah Murray
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book explores the complexity of diagnosis for Asperger Syndrome, the drawbacks and benefits of disclosing a "hidden disability," and how this impinges on self-esteem. The contributors include some of the best-known and most exciting writers in the field of AS today, and include individuals on the autism spectrum, parents
The Little Class with the Big Personality
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Fran Hunnisett
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Annotation - Professional but readable overview of an early years class for children with autism- Provides both teacher's viewpoint and parents' perspectives- Celebrates the personalities of children with autism.