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Crohn's & Colitis 2E Understanding and Managing IBD

By: A. Hillary Steinhart

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Canada, Robert Rose Inc: 2012

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 001037

ISBN: 0778804011

Condition: New


Living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis can be a tremendous challenge, so actually understanding inflammatory bowel disease is the key to developing effective management strategies. The first edition of Dr. Steinhart's book has over 50,000 copies in print and has been recognized by practitioners and patients alike for its invaluable information on the subject. This new edition will feature twenty per cent new content based on the most current evidence from the most reputable sources and it follows new standards of practice for diagnosis and treatment. This will include information on... View more info

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My Pocket Tai Chi : Improve Focus. Reduce Stress. Find Balance.

By: Adams Media

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Adams Media: 2018

Seller ID: 9781507207246

ISBN: 1507207247

Condition: New


This essential take-anywhere guide explains the numerous mindfulness benefits of tai chi and shows how to use this ancient martial art to reduce stress and improve overall wellness. Often called "moving mediation," tai chi is an ancient practice with numerous health benefits our modern, over-stressed society needs. Not only is tai chi a proven stress reliever, it's also been shown to increase balance, flexibility, and strength, and improve muscle tone, sleep, mood, and overall sense of well-being. This book teaches readers the essential principles and techniques of tai chi while showing ... View more info

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Autism Spectrum Disorder [Second Edition] What Every Parent Needs to Know

By: Alan I. Rosenblatt and Paul S. Carbone

Price: $33.95

Publisher: USA, American Academy of Pediatrics: 2019

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9781610022699

ISBN: 1610022696

Condition: New


This guide helps parents understand how ASDs are defined and diagnosed and offers an overview of the most current behavioral and developmental therapies. Topics include: symptoms and types of ASDs, accessing care, services in the community, and the role of complementary and alternative medicine. Parents will also find inspirational and relatable stories from other caretakers. Review: "Covers a wide range of topics in a straightforward, commonsense manner, such as diagnosis, different behavioral therapies, family stress issues, and lots of other vital information. Essential reading for parents... View more info

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: 101 Stories of Caregiving, Coping, and Compassion

By: Amy Newmark and Angela Timashenka Geiger

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC: 2014

Seller ID: 001034

ISBN: 1611599342

Condition: New


Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia? You are not alone. With 101 encouraging and inspiring stories by others like you, this book is a source of support and encouragement throughout your caregiving journey. Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia affect millions of people, and this book is especially for caregivers. This collection, a joint project with the Alzheimer's Association, is filled with 101 stories of love and lessons from others like you, will support and encourage you as you care for your loved one. View more info

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Helping Your Child with Selective Mutism: Practical Steps to Overcome a Fear of Speaking

By: Angela E. McHolm and Charles E. Cunningham and Melanie K. Vanier

Price: $26.95

Publisher: USA, New Harbinger Publications: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004021

ISBN: 157224416X

Condition: New


Often described as "social phobia's cousin" and misdiagnosed as autism, selective mutism is a debilitating fear of speaking in some situations experienced by some children. The disorder usually presents in children before the age of five, but it may not be recognized until the child starts school. When requested to speak, children with selective mutism often look down, blush, or otherwise express anxiety that disrupts their engagement with people and activities. Selective mutism is related to social anxiety and social phobia, and more than 90 percent of children with selective mutism also mani... View more info

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Go Ask Alice

By: Anonymous

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Vintage: 2018

Seller ID: 9781784873172

ISBN: 1784873179

Condition: New


Have you ever kept a diary? This is the diary of a young girl growing up in sixties America - an honest account of teenage life. But as well as discovering new friends, dating and going to parties, the author of this diary discovers something else- drugs. It is the era of free love and experimentation with mind-bending substances. And one thing leads to another. This book was first published several decades ago as the shocking real diary of a young woman. Whether it is fact or fiction is up to you to decide. BACKSTORY- Read the fascinating story of this mysterious book's first publicatio... View more info

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Let's Eat: A guide to mealtime management of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder *** OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2014

Seller ID: 000851

ISBN: 1921423137

Condition: New


Let's Eat! provides everything you need to know about children's mealtime difficulties and how they can be resolved. It provides a framework-based on a wide range of peer reviewed research-to help parents and teachers assess and identify the mealtime challenges for their children. With a good understanding of why the child has difficulty with mealtimes and with certain foods, it shows how by instilling fun into all aspects of food many problems associated with eating may be mitigated. We include fun recipes, fun song lyrics associated with food and templates of fun activities to reinforce the ... View more info

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Is it Autism? Information for Early Childhood Educators

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2014

Seller ID: 000852

Condition: New


This publication is designed to support early childhood teachers and educators to develop their understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and clarify the supports and pathways available for families of children who may be developing differently and require additional supports. Although not all children developing differently will have ASD, by increasing the educators' knowledge of Autism and its early signs, children of concern are more likely to be identified and supported in their early years of schooling. View more info

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Living with Autism: Practical Strategies for Supporting People with Autism Spectrum Disorders

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 000854

ISBN: 1921423013

Condition: New


This collection of articles provides strategies to address 'everyday life' difficulties for individuals with Autism. Topics include: behavioural difficulties; social skills in Autism; dealing with obsessions; waiting; toileting; a restricted diet, and more. Practical Strategies for Supporting People with Autism Spectrum Disorders. View more info

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Help Me Do Everyday Things: Helpful strategies to help people with Autism to do those everyday things

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000855

ISBN: 1921423099

Condition: New


Help me do Everyday Things This book provides a range of strategies to help the individual with Autism function more independently in family and community life. Strategies include: enhancing communication; using routines; adapting the environment; and providing motivation. Helpful strategies to help people with Autism to do those everyday things. View more info

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Making Sense of the Senses in children with Autism: A workbook for teachers and parents

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 000856

ISBN: 1921423056

Condition: New


Making Sense of the Senses for Children with Autism: a workbook for teachers and parents This manual explores the difficulties for many children with Autism with regard to sensory stimuli, including touch sensation, visual stimuli, taste and smell, sound, body awareness, balance and movement. Mindful of sensory difficulties, the book provides teaching strategies relevant to the classroom, home and other environments. A workbook for teachers and parents. View more info

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Supporting Successful Transitions in People with Autism

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000859

ISBN: 1921423110

Condition: New


As periods of change can be difficult, anxious times, for children and adults with Autism this book examines the concept of change/transition in relation to the nature of Autism. It provides strategies, along with resources which can be copied and laminated, to help make these periods much easier for the person with Autism. View more info

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Let's Play: Facilitating interactive play skills in children with Autism

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000861

ISBN: 1921423080

Condition: New


Let's Play: Facilitating interactive play skills in children with Autism. Autism impacts on the child's development in three key areas i.e. social skills, communication and behaviour. Deficits in all of these areas will impact on the development of play; and, in turn, impairment in play skills will also impact on social development, communication and other skills related to cognition. This resource is designed for use by parents, caregivers, teachers and others working with children with Autism. It is hoped that the resource will provide an understanding of the importance of play skil... 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

Seller ID: 000862

ISBN: 1921423048

Condition: New


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

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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

Seller ID: 000864

ISBN: 1921423021

Condition: New


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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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

Seller ID: 000865

ISBN: 1921423072

Condition: New


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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Menopause: Change, Choice and Hormone Replacement Therapy

By: Barry G. Wren and Margaret Stephenson Meere

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Rockpool Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: A1359

ISBN: 192187869X

Condition: New


Menopause can be an uncertain but significant time in a woman's life. Educating yourself with as much information as possible on this important phase can build confidence. This book has the information you need. With more than 40 years experience as gynaecological endocrinologist, Dr Wren with has researched the pros and cons of HRT, and presents them in easy-to-understand language in this book with Margaret Stephenson Meere. Reviews the history of hormone replacement therapy, an overview of HRT and the development of oral contraception; the use and misuse of statistics in the research Look... View more info

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On the Wings of a Butterfly: A Special Story to support conversations on grief and loss

By: Belinda Messer

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2016

Seller ID: 003951

ISBN: 0992538734

Condition: New


This very special book on grief for young children up to 9 years is suitable for all children who are experiencing the loss of a loved one or who are preparing for the loss of a somebody close to them. Coming from a place of permission and comfort, this book will help a young one through this sad and very difficult to understand time. I drew upon my own experiences when writing this book and used what would have made me feel better when I was a little girl losing my father at a very young age. Most children will experience loss during their childhood. Be it a close family member, pet, a baby ... View more info

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The Australian Autism Handbook 2E The Essential Resource Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Benison O'Reilly and Kathryn Wicks

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Jane Curry Publishing: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000866

ISBN: 1922190322

Condition: New


When first published in 2008, The Australian Autism Handbook quickly became the go-to guide for parents whose children have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. In this new edition, the book has been updated with all the latest research, the ratings guide for early interventions, new chapters on teens; Aspergers syndrome; DSM5 diagnostic criteria; and advice for dads by dads. Its new resources section ensures you make the most of your funding and lists every website and phone number you could ever need. The Australian Autism Handbook is a practical and comprehensive guide to every ... View more info

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Living with It: A Survivor's Guide to Panic Attacks

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2000

Edition: 20

Seller ID: 000073

ISBN: 0732295955

Condition: New


Panic attacks--approximately 5% of the population will experience them at some time or another. The dread of having an attack--they seemingly come out of nowhere--transforms the ordinary world of everyday life into a nightmare of anxiety and suffering. Author Bev Aisbett, a survivor of Panic Syndrome, has three basic messages: You can beat this You are not alone You will recover Originally published in 1993, this calm, commonsense guide has helped many thousands of panic attack sufferers to overcome their fears. Bev Aisbett explains how panic disorders develop and how to recognise the ... View more info

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Living it Up: The Advanced Survivor's Guide to Anxiety-free Living

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 9780207184123

ISBN: 0207184127

Condition: New


LIVING IT UP offers further hope and guidance for sufferers of anxiety disorders, and valuable insights for those interested in personal development. What is your "It"? Anger? Fear? Low self-esteem? Depression? Addiction? LIVING It UP, a sequel to the popular LIVING WItH It: A Survivor's Guide to Panic Attacks, is a guide to surviving anxiety in its many forms - from the overwhelming terror of Panic Disorder to the less intense but equally destructive daily stresses of modern life. Bev Aisbett, a survivor of Panic Disorder, cartoonist and author, presents a fun, easy-to-read guide to life skil... View more info

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I Love Me: A Guide to being Your Own Best Friend

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 000075

ISBN: 0732289017

Condition: New


From the bestselling author of LIVING WITH IT comes a breakthrough work that is the culmination of years of searching for the 'bottom line' of the malaise which affects not only those who suffer with anxiety and depression but also human beings in general in ever-increasing numbers. This feeling manifests as anything from dissatisfaction to rage, bullying to brutality, self pity to cynicism. It contaminates happiness, sabotages potential and saps joy. The malaise is not discriminating: it equally infects world leaders and ordinary citizens. What is this sickness? It is a lack of joy. It means ... View more info

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Taming the Black Dog: A Guide to Overcoming Depression

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Harper Collins: 2000

Seller ID: 000072

ISBN: 0732267579

Condition: New


Don't want to get out of bed in the morning? Feeling as though the light at the end of the tunnel is fading? You may be suffering from depression a condition Winston Churchill referred to as the Black Dog. Taming the Black Dog is a simple guide to managing depression which an estimated 1 in 5 people will suffer in one form or another at some time in their lives. This small illustrated tip book contains factual information as well as treatment options. Modelled on Bev Aisbett's successful Living with IT Taming the Black Dog has a unique blend of wit and information and is an invaluable guide fo... View more info

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Rewire Your Anxious Brain: How to Use the Neuroscience of Fear to End Anxiety, Panic and Worry

By: Catherine M. Pittman and Elizabeth M. Karle

Price: $33.95

Publisher: USA, New Harbinger: 2015

Seller ID: A1346

ISBN: 1626251134

Condition: New


Do you ever wonder what is happening inside your brain when you feel anxious, panicked, and worried? In Rewire Your Anxious Brain, psychologist Catherine Pittman and author Elizabeth Karle offer a unique, evidence-based solution to overcoming anxiety based in cutting-edge neuroscience and research.In the book, you will learn how the amygdala and cortex (both important parts of the brain) are essential players in the neuropsychology of anxiety. The amygdala acts as a primal response, and oftentimes, when this part of the brain processes fear, you may not even understand why you are afraid. By c... 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

Seller ID: 003098

ISBN: 0994244509

Condition: New


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 tribe to the brilliant outcomes you dream of. The tough topics are covered, wonderful real-life stories are told and practical p... View more info

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Healing the Child Within: Discovery and Recovery for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families

By: Charles L. Whitfield

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Health Communications Inc: 1987

Edition: Expanded and Updated Edition

Seller ID: A1347

ISBN: 0932194400

Condition: New


Have you ever heard of your inner child? Well, this is the classic book that started it all. In 1987, Charlie Whitfield's breakthrough concept of the child within--that part of us which is truly alive, energetic, creative and fulfilled--launched the inner child movement. Healing the Child Within describes how the inner child is lost to trauma and loss, and how by recovering it, we can heal the fear, confusion and unhappiness of adult life. Eighteen years and more than a million copies sold later, Healing the Child Within is a perennial selling classic in the field of psychology. And it i... View more info

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Never Say Die : RPA's Favourite Surgeon [used book]

By: Chris O'Brien

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2008

Seller ID: 0732288096

ISBN: 0732288096

Condition: Good


How a grim diagnosis transformed the life of one of Australia's top cancer specialists. It was a cruel twist of fate: in November 2006 Chris O'Brien, one of the country's leading head and neck cancer surgeons, was diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme, an aggressive and almost inevitably lethal form of brain cancer. As he knew, few sufferers survive past 12 months. Nevertheless, he was determined to beat the odds. With the support of his close family, O'Brien took the option of radical brain surgery under the supervision of his friend, neurosurgeon Dr Charlie teo. As told here in this wa... View more info

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Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being

By: Christiane Northrup

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Hay House: 2015

Seller ID: 002312

ISBN: 1401945953

Condition: New


Though we talk about wanting to 'age gracefully,' the truth is that when it comes to getting older, we're programmed to dread an inevitable decline: in our health, our looks, our sexual relationships, even the pleasure we take in living life. But as Christiane Northrup, M.D., shows us in this profoundly empowering book, we have it in us to make growing older an entirely different experience, both for our bodies and for our souls. Blending personal stories and practical exercises with the latest research on health and ageing, Dr. Northrup lays out the principles of ageless living, from rejectin... View more info

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Who Will I be When I Die?

By: Christine Bryden

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2012

Seller ID: 004572

ISBN: 184905312X

Condition: New


Who Will I be When I Die? by Christine Bryden. Christine Bryden was 46 years old when she was diagnosed with dementia, and in this book she describes her remarkable emotional, physical and spiritual journey in the three years immediately following. Offering rare first-hand insights into how it feels to gradually lose the ability to undertake tasks most people take for granted, it is made all the more remarkable by Christine's positivity and strength, and deep sense, drawn in part from her Christian faith, that life continues to have purpose and meaning. Originally published in Australia in 19... View more info

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Dancing with Dementia: My Story of Living Positively with Dementia

By: Christine Bryden

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: 004574

ISBN: 184310332X

Condition: New


Christine Bryden was a top civil servant and single mother of three children when she was diagnosed with dementia at the age of 46. Since then she has gone on to challenge almost every stereotype of people with dementia by campaigning for self-advocacy, writing articles and speaking at national conferences. This book is a vivid account of the author's experiences of living with dementia, exploring the effects of memory problems, loss of independence, difficulties in communication and the exhaustion of coping with simple tasks. She describes how, with the support of her husband Paul, she conti... View more info