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Arnie and His School Tools: Simple Sensory Solutions That Build Success

By: Jennifer Veenendall

Price: $34.95

Publisher: USA, Autism Asperger Publishing, 2008


This is the 'missing piece' in successfully developing and using sensory modulation plans with elementary students. "Arnie and His School Tools: Simple Sensory Solutions to Build Success" is an illustrated children's book about an exuberant little boy who had difficulty paying attention in class and doing his school work until he was equipped with the tools to accommodate his sensory needs. Written from Arnie's point of view, the book uses simple language to describe som... View more info

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Ask Supernanny [used book]

By: Jo Frost

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder and Stoughton, 2006


The author of the #1 "New York Times" bestseller "Supernanny" and star of ABCUs hit television series returns to answer questions from confused, conflicted, and confounded parents across the country. As ABC's Supernanny and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller of the same name (which has sold nearly 300,000 copies), Jo Frost has no problem handling even the most, er, precocious children. Her upbeat, efficient methods and warm personality have endeared her to paren... View more info

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Baby Bowl: Australian Home-Cooked Meals for Happy, Healthy Babies and Toddlers

By: Kim McCosker

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster Australia, 2011


Where do you start when introducing solids to your baby? Kim McCosker, mother of three boys and passionate cook, has set out to answer this universal question by providing simple, healthy, age-appropriate recipes aimed at introducing a variety of flavours to baby's palate. BABY BOWL walks you through the basics of baby food preparation, and the storage, defrosting and preparing of frozen food, as well as the sometimes daunting task of helping the food find its way in... View more info

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Baby Love 6th Edition Everthing you need to know about your new baby Fully Revised and Updated

By: Robin Barker

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Australia, MacMillan, 2013

Edition: 6th Edition


Australia's no. 1 baby book - everything you need to know about your new baby "This Australian favourite ... will take you by the hand and guide you through bub's first year ..." Cosmpolitan Pregnancy "bursting with relaxed, unbiased advice for bub's first 12 months" Practical Parenting Australian, authoritative and totally up-to-date, Baby Love is the only book you'll need to guide you through your baby's first year. Australia's bestselling babycare book is loved by tho... View more info

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Baby Love: Everthing you need to know about your new baby [used book]

By: Robin Barker

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, MacMillan, 2005

Edition: Revised Edition


Australia's bestselling babycare book is loved by thousands of new parents every year. With expert advice for the first twelve months of every baby's life and full of Robin Barker's wisdom and humour, this classic guide has been fully revised, including new material on nutrition, food allergy and intolerance, and updates on safe sleeping, breastfeeding, reflux' and immunisation. With over twenty-five years of hands-on experience with mothers and babies, Robin Barker know... View more info

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Becoming Chief: How to Lead Your Child's Special Needs Tribe

By: Cathy Love

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Michael Hanrahan, 2015


As a parent of a child with extra special needs there's always a lot going on. Are you overwhelmed by child development experts, complex funding and disability systems? Are you frustrated by aspects of your child's school and therapy programs? Are your time, energy and leadership skills slipping through your fingers? You are not alone. Many parents feel overwhelmed. Becoming Chief is written to help you feel more energised, informed and confident to lead your child's tri... View more info

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Big Sister Now: Story About Me and Our New Baby

By: Annette Sheldon

Price: $17.95

Publisher: USA, Magination Press, 2005


In this story, Kate - a new big sister - explains her feelings of being left out and forgotten when her baby brother Daniel arrives. She experiences the typical confusion and mixed emotions that result from having to share her parents with a new and demanding sibling. But with wit and a resourceful nature, Kate explores her new role and achieves the confidence to embrace her little brother. Includes a "Note to Parents" by psychologist and author Jane Annunziata, PsyD. View more info

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Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia, 2008


Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder This book addresses ways that we can help people with Autism understand our communication; and also ways to enable them to express what they want or need to say. Detailed information regarding the use of visual supports includes sample visuals that can be copied and laminated for everyday use. A manual for building communications skills in people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. View more info

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Calm Kids: Using Alternative Therapies to Give Your Child the Gift of Inner Peace [used book]

By: Shirley Lane-Smith

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, Lothian Books, 2000


Calm Kids advises parents on the sensible use of alternative therapies to create a successful family unit and help children - of all ages - develop a positive personal outlook, including: high self-esteem and excellent decision-making skills; self-motivation, goal setting and organisational skills; selecting friends and coping with peer pressure; dealing with stress and tackling life's challenges; Claim Kids provides practical advice on how to identify the following prob... View more info

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Child Psychology & Development For Dummies

By: Laura L. Smith and Charles H. Elliott

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Australia, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2011


A complete and comprehensive guide to why kids behave and think the way they do-and how to bring out the best in them. In the U.S., more than 10% of children are diagnosed with psychiatric disorders, while countless others remain undiagnosed. Defining what is "normal" and what is not is of great concern to anyone who works with, guides, nurtures, teaches, or parents children. With new discoveries in mental disorders that affect children, Child Psychology & Development Fo... View more info

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Daniel and the Dummy Fairy

By: Leisa Papa

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Little Steps Publishing, 2015


Daisy the Dummy Fairy has a very special job to do. When children grow big enough to give away their dummies, she flutters into their house at night to collect them, leaving every child a surprise to find in the morning! Daniel has just turned two and is ready to give away his dummies ... What will happen when he meets Daisy the Dummy Fairy? View more info

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Double Duty: The Parent's Guide to Raising Twins, from Pregnancy Through the School Years [used book]

By: Christina Baglivi Tinglof

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Contemporary Books, 1998


What lies ahead for expectant parents of twins? Immeasurable joy, plus many sleepless nights. Parenting twins is unlike parenting siblings of different ages. From infancy through the teen years, twins require a bit more energy and diplomacy, plus lots of clever ideas. "Double Duty: The Parents' Guide to Raising Twins, from Pregnancy Through the School Years" offers plenty of reassuring advice and practical strategies for coping with the challenges that lie ahead. Featuri... View more info

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Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, 2nd Revised Edition

By: Gavin Reid

Price: $44.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011

Edition: 2nd Edition


The new edition of Dyslexia is written for parents of dyslexic children and the professionals who work with them, and provides information on the role parents can play in supporting their dyslexic child. This updated edition contains new material and up-to-date discussions of current research and programs. * Empowers parents by providing them with strategies for dealing with a wide range of concerns including dyspraxia and dyscalculia * New sections cover post-school iss... View more info

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Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia, 2002


Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals This guide provides an introduction to the nature of communication difficulties in Autism and introduces the concept of visual supports. It provides examples of the way that a range of visuals can be used to support communication. A guide for parents and professionals. View more info

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Good Nights: a manual for parents/carers who have a child with Autism experiencing difficulties with sleep

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia, 2007


The manual outlines various factors relative to Autism that may contribute to sleep difficulties. Strategies are provided to help reduce bedtime and sleep problems. The strategies described encompass: environment; communication; behaviour; social routines; sensory issues and more. Some practical resources (schedule visuals, Social Stories) are included. A Manual for parents and carers who have a child with Autism experiencing sleep difficulties. View more info