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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

Seller ID: 001775

ISBN: 1934575151

Condition: New


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 some of the sensory tools and strategies he uses at school and home to help him achieve a more optimal level of alertness and pe... View more info

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House Rules [used book]

By: Jodi Picoult

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Seller ID: 001409

ISBN: 1742372570

Condition: Good


Jacob Hunt is a teenage boy with Asperger's Syndrome. He's hopeless at reading social cues or expressing himself to others, and like many children with Asperger's, Jacob has an obsessive focus on one subject - in his case, forensic analysis. He's always showing up at crime scenes, thanks to the police scanner he keeps in his room, and telling the cops what they need to do - and he's usually right. But then one day his tutor is found dead, and the police come to question him. Reluctance to make eye contact, stimulatory tics and twitches, inappropriate gestures, all these can look a lot like gui... View more info

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The Panicosaurus : Managing Anxiety in Children including those with Asperger Syndrome

By: K. I. Al-Ghani

Price: $35.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2012

Seller ID: 9781849053563

ISBN: 1849053561

Condition: New


Have you ever felt a sense of dread and worry creeping over you? That might be the Panicosaurus coming out to play...Sometimes the Panicosaurus tricks Mabel's brain into panicking about certain challenges, such as walking past a big dog on the street or when her favourite teacher is not at school. With the help of Smartosaurus, who lets her know there is really nothing to be afraid of, Mabel discovers different ways to manage Panicosaurus, and defeat the challenges he creates for her. This fun, easy-to-read and fully illustrated storybook will inspire children who experience anxiety, and encou... View more info

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The Red Beast : Controlling Anger in Children with Asperger's Syndrome

By: K. I. Al-Ghani

Price: $32.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2008

Seller ID: 9781843109433

ISBN: 1843109433

Condition: New


Deep inside everyone, a red beast lies sleeping. When it is asleep, the red beast is quite small, but when it wakes up, it begins to grow and grow. This is the story of a red beast that was awakened. Rufus is in the school playground when his friend John kicks a ball that hit him in the stomach, and wakes up the sleeping red beast: 'I hate you - I'm gonna get you!'. The red beast doesn't hear the teacher asking if he's okay. It doesn't see that John is sorry - how can Rufus tame the red beast? This vibrant fully illustrated children's storybook is written for children aged 5+, and is an access... View more info

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The Disappointment Dragon : Learning to Cope with Disappointment (for All Children and Dragon Tamers, including those with Asperger Syndrome)

By: K. I. Al-Ghani

Price: $35.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2013

Seller ID: 9781849054324

ISBN: 1849054320

Condition: New


When things don't go our way, the Disappointment Dragon can come to visit and take us down to his home in the Valley of Despair...The Disappointment Dragon sometimes comes to see us all and, if we let him, he can make us feel sad or angry. He visits Bobby when he is not picked for the school football team, he also finds Lucinda when she has to miss an exciting school trip because she has the Chicken Pox. He even tries to take the whole of Class Three down to the Valley of Despair when their favourite teacher moves away. Will the Dragon of Hope be able to chase away the Disappointment Dragon an... View more info

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time [used book]

By: Mark Haddon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Red Fox: 2004

Seller ID: 0099456761

ISBN: 0099456761

Condition: Good


Christopher is 15 and lives in Swindon with his father. He has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism. He is obsessed with maths, science and Sherlock Holmes but finds it hard to understand other people. When he discovers a dead dog on a neighbour's lawn he decides to solve the mystery and write a detective thriller about it. As in all good detective stories, however, the more he unearths, the deeper the mystery gets - for both Christopher and the rest of his family. About the Author: Mark Haddon is an author, illustrator and screenwriter who has written fifteen books for children and won two ... View more info

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101 Games and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger's, and Sensory Processing Disorders

By: Tara Delaney

Price: $32.95

Publisher: USA, McGraw-Hill Education: 2009

Seller ID: 9780071623360

ISBN: 0071623361

Condition: New


LEARNING THROUGH PLAYOne of the best ways for children with autism, Asperger's, and sensory processing disorders to learn is through play. Children improve their motor skills, language skills, and social skills by moving their bodies and interacting with their environment. Yet the biggest challenges parents, teachers, and loved ones face with children on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing disorders is how to successfully engage them in play. Pediatric occupational therapist Tara Delaney provides the answer. In 101 Games and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger's, and Senso... View more info

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The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome : With a new introduction on the DSM-F diagnostic criteria [Revised Edition]

By: Tony Attwood

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2015

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9781843106692

ISBN: 1843106698

Condition: New


The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome is the definitive handbook for anyone affected by Asperger's syndrome (AS). Now including a new introduction explaining the impact of DSM-5 on the diagnosis and approach to AS, it brings together a wealth of information on all aspects of the syndrome for children through to adults. Drawing on case studies and personal accounts from Attwood's extensive clinical experience, and from his correspondence with individuals with AS, this book is both authoritative and extremely accessible. Chapters examine: * causes and indications of the syndrome * t... View more info

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Asperger's Syndrome : A Guide for Parents and Professionals

By: Tony Attwood

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 1998

Seller ID: 9781853025778

ISBN: 1853025771

Condition: New


Tony Attwood's guide will assist parents and professionals with the identification, treatment and care of both children and adults with Asperger's Syndrome. The book provides a description and analysis of the unusual characteristics of the syndrome and practical strategies to reduce those that are most conspicuous or debilitating.Beginning with a chapter on diagnosis, including an assessment test, the book covers all aspects of the syndrome from language to social behaviour and motor clumsiness, concluding with a chapter based on the questions most frequently asked by those who come into conta... View more info