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The Best Life Diet [used book]

By: Bob Greene

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Simon and Schuster: 2006

Seller ID: 1416540660

ISBN: 1416540660

Condition: Good


From the bestselling author of 'Get With the Program!' and 'Bob Greene's Total Body Makeover' comes this lifetime plan for losing weight and keeping it off. Bob Greene helped Oprah achieve her dramatic weight loss, and he can help you too. You'll eat the same delicious food that Oprah enjoys, and, just like Oprah, you'll have Bob to encourage you at every step. Unlike a celebrity, however, you don't need to hire a staff of experts to aid and advise you, because Bob's plan, easily tailored to an array of tastes, lifestyles, and activity levels, acts as your personal trainer and private nutritio... View more info

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The Complete Guide to Practically Perfect Grandparenting: Stories, Nursery Rhymes, Recipes, Games, Crafts and More

By: Abigail R. Gehring

Price: $32.95

Publisher: USA, Sky Pony Press: 2015

Seller ID: 001795

ISBN: 1632203170

Condition: New


Stories, Nursery Rhymes, Recipes, Games, Crafts, and More A beautiful, keepsake book packed with everything you need to be a terrific grandparent! Beautifully illustrated and chock full of everything you need to be a great grandparent, The Complete Guide to Practically Perfect Grandparenting is the perfect gift for new grandpas and grandmas. In these pages you'll find classic stories and poems such as "Peter Rabbit" and "The Princess and the Pea," tasty recipes sure to please young taste buds, and crafts that will entertain any child on a rainy day. Some favorites from the book include: Grandm... 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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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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Baby Names for Australians (3e) 50,000 Baby Names

By: Anne Matthews

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2012

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9781742572222

ISBN: 1742572227

Condition: New


Whether you are looking for a Greek, Italian, Indian, Pacific Islander, Anglo Saxon or Aboriginal name for your baby boy or girl or want to name your baby after a historical figure, a favourite place or a particular time Baby Names for Australians will help you find that perfect name. Emphasising Australia's diverse ethnic background, Baby Names for Australians is the comprehensive guide to 21st century names for your baby. This totally revised and updated bestseller provides you with: More than 40,000 girls and boys names; Popular and unusual names; Variations, nicknames and dimi... 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

Seller ID: 000632

ISBN: 159147244X

Condition: New


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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What to Expect : The Toddler Years, Fully adapted for Australia [used book]

By: Arlene Eisenberg and Heidi Murkoff and Sandee E. Hathaway

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0207180180

ISBN: 0207180180

Condition: Good


In a direct continuation of What to Expect When You're Expecting and What to Expect in the First Year, Australia's most trusted pregnancy and childcare books, comes an allinclusive guide for parents and toddlers. Complete with information on selfesteem; emotional, physical, and social development; discipline; eccentric behaviours; and making time for yourself in the midst of it all. Support and Reassurance for Hundreds of Concerns , * How can I get my toddler talking? , * How can I be sure my toddler is eating right? , * Is there a way to head off my twoyearold's tantrums? , * My husband and I... View more info

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What to Expect When You're Expecting [Second Edition] [used book]

By: Arlene Eisenberg and Heidi Murkoff and Sandee E. Hathaway

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus and Robertson: 1992

Edition: Revised and Expanded Second Edition

Seller ID: 020716939X

ISBN: 020716939X

Condition: Good


Adapted by the Childbirth Association of NSW, this is a guide to pregnancy from conception to the immediate postpartum period. There are special chapters for fathers-to-be, women with chronic illnesses, unusual pregnancy symptoms and planning for second and subsequent children. 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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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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The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog [Third Edition] And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook -- What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

By: Bruce D. Perry and Maia Szalavitz

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Basic Books: 2017

Edition: Revised and Updated Edition

Seller ID: 9780465094455

ISBN: 0465094457

Condition: New


What happens when a young child is traumatized? How does terror affect a child's mind-and how can that mind recover? Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry has treated children faced with unimaginable horror: homicide survivors, witnesses to their own parents' murders, children raised in closets and cages, the Branch Davidian children, and victims of extreme neglect and family violence. In The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog, Dr. Perry tells their stories of trauma and transformation. He explains what happens to the brain when children are exposed to extreme stress and trauma and reveals his innovative (n... 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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He'll Be Ok : Growing Gorgeous Boys Into Good Men

By: Celia Lashlie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 0732284503

ISBN: 0732284503

Condition: Good


At last, a straight-talking book that takes parents into the mysterious world of boys. How do you raise boys to men in a world where trouble beckons at every turn? How do you make sure they learn the right lessons, stay out of danger, find a path to follow? How do you ensure they'll be OK? Author Celia Lashlie has some of the answers. After years working in the prison service, she knows what can happen when boys make the wrong choices. She also knows what it's like to be a parent - she raised a son on her own and feared for his survival. As a crucial part of the NZ Good Man Project, she talked... View more info

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He'll Be OK : Growing Gorgeous Boys Into Good Men

By: Celia Lashlie

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Harper Collins: 2015

Edition: 10th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 9781775540809

ISBN: 1775540804

Condition: New


The 10th anniversary edition of the iconic book that takes parents into the mysterious world of boys, with new foreword, introduction and tribute to the author. THE TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF A PARENTING CLASSIC How do you raise boys to men in a world where trouble beckons at every turn? How do you make sure they learn the 'right' lessons, stay out of danger, find a path to follow? How do you ensure they'll be OK? Celia Lashlie has some of the answers. After years working in the prison service, she knows what can happen when boys make the wrong choices. She also knows what it's like to be a ... 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

Seller ID: 002302

ISBN: 0809230194

Condition: Good


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. Featuring a wealth of tips from couples with twins who've lived to tell about it, "Double Duty" covers everything from managing a mu... View more info

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Overcoming Dyslexia For Dummies

By: Consumer Dummies

Price: $32.95

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 003632

ISBN: 0471752851

Condition: New


This work includes tips and strategies for kids, teens, and adults with dyslexia. It helps to understand what dyslexia is, assess schools and programs, and help your child succeed. Does your child mix up d's and b's? Does he or she have trouble reading? If so, the cause may be dyslexia. But don't worry - these days, there are many ways to overcome dyslexia. This hands-on guide leads you step by step through your options - and explains how anyone with dyslexia can achieve success in school and life. It helps you: discover how to recognize the symptoms of dyslexia; understand diagnostic test res... View more info

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The CWA Cookery Book and Household Hints 55th Edition

By: Country Women's Association

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2007

Edition: Fifth Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 9780207180712

ISBN: 0207180717

Condition: New


Every grandmother, mother, aunt, daughter and son should have a copy of this in the kitchen. If the community in general knows nothing else of the Country Women's Association of Western Australia, it is more than familiar with its cookbook - every grandmother, mother, aunt, daughter and son should have a copy in the kitchen. First published in 1936, the C.W.A. Cookery Book and Household Hints is rich in tradition. It is a tried and true recipe book from which anyone can learn basic cooking. From ANZAC biscuits to lamb chops to pavlova, enduring Australian favourites can be found within its pag... View more info

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Help Yourself for Teens: Real-life Advice for Real-life Challenges Facing Young Adults

By: Dave Pelzer

Price: $24.95  $9.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2006

Seller ID: 9780718147945

ISBN: 0718147944

Condition: New


'The bottom line: Your life's outcome is solely up to you. If you can get out of bed in the morning, go to the bathroom, get dressed and nuke something in the microwave without any help, then you are capable of doing, achieving and handling just about anything that life can throw at you. You can do this. You can live up to your potential. And at your age, frankly, I expect you to.' Straight-talking, unpatronising, inspirational advice from bestselling author Dave Pelzer. Before he became a teenager, Pelzer was subjected to horrific physical and mental abuse from his mother. At the age of 12... View more info

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Teen Brain

By: David Gillespie

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, MacMillan: 2019

Seller ID: 9781760559465

ISBN: 1760559466

Condition: New


From Australia's most trusted non-fiction researcher and author comes the book that every parent needs to read.With their labile and rapidly developing brains, adolescents are particularly susceptible to addiction, and addiction leads to anxiety and depression. What few parents will know is that what we think of as the most typical addictions and problematic teen behaviours - smoking, drinking, drug-taking, sex leading to teenage pregnancy - are on the decline. The bad news is that a whole raft of addictions has taken their place. Whereas once the dopamine-hungry brain of a teenager got its fi... View more info

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Sweet Poison : Why Sugar is Making Us Fat [used book]

By: David Gillespie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2008

Seller ID: 0670072478

ISBN: 0670072478

Condition: Good


David, a smart corporate lawyer equipped with an enquiring mind, begins to query why it is we are so much heavier than previous generations, and discovers a culprit: sugar, or, more specifically, the fructose component of sugar. Sweet Poison exposes one of the great health scourges of our time and offers a wealth of practical and accessible information on how to avoid fructose, increase your enjoyment of food and lose weight. View more info

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Sweet Poison : Why Sugar is Making Us Fat

By: David Gillespie

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2008

Seller ID: 9780670072477

ISBN: 0670072478

Condition: New


David, a smart corporate lawyer equipped with an enquiring mind, begins to query why it is we are so much heavier than previous generations, and discovers a culprit: sugar, or, more specifically, the fructose component of sugar. Sweet Poison exposes one of the great health scourges of our time and offers a wealth of practical and accessible information on how to avoid fructose, increase your enjoyment of food and lose weight. View more info

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Sophie La Girafe Baby Record Keepsake Box

By: Dorling Kindersley

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Dorling Kindersley: 2015

Seller ID: 002502

ISBN: 0241207460

Condition: New


Inside the Sophie la Girafe. Baby Keepsake Box, you'll find a lovely Sophie-themed baby record book, while at the bottom of the box, there is a pull-out draw containing 10 Sophie-decorated thank you cards with accompanying envelopes. This beautiful package will make a lovely gift for new parents. View more info