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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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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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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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Philosophy : Who Needs It

By: Ayn Rand

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Signet: 2000

Edition: Centenary Edition

Seller ID: 9780451138934

ISBN: 0451138937

Condition: New


This collection of essays was the last work planned by Ayn Rand before her death in 1982. In it, she summarizes her view of philosophy and deals with a broad spectrum of topics. According to Ayn Rand, the choice we make is not whether to have a philosophy, but which one to have: rational, conscious, and therefore practical; or contradictory, unidentified, and ultimately lethal. Written with all the clarity and eloquence that have placed Ayn Rand's Objectivist philosophy in the mainstream of American thought, these essays range over such basic issues as education, morality, censorship, and infl... 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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Biology In Context : The Spectrum of Life [Third Edition][used book]

By: Dr Eileen Kennedy and Dr Peter Aubusson and Peter Hickman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2009

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 0195566262

ISBN: 0195566262

Condition: Good


The definitive NSW biology textbook, Biology in Context, has been completely revised and updated for the publication of its Third Edition in 2009. Written by biologists and biology teachers, Biology in Context 3rd Edition is the authoritative biology textbook for Preliminary and HSC students. With cutting edge content and new developments in biology covered, seamless adherence to the syllabus and tried-and-tested investigations, Biology in Context 3rd Edition will ensure success for more of your biology students. A brand new design with stunning photographic and illustrative sources will ensur... View more info

Image for Hacking Politics: How Geeks, Progressives, the Tea Party, Gamers, Anarchists and Suits Teamed up to Defeat SOPA and Save the Internet [used book][hard to get]

Hacking Politics: How Geeks, Progressives, the Tea Party, Gamers, Anarchists and Suits Teamed up to Defeat SOPA and Save the Internet [used book][hard to get]

By: Edited by David Moon and Patrick Ruffini and David Segal

Price: $60.00

Publisher: USA, OR Books: 2013

Seller ID: 9781939293046

ISBN: 1939293049

Condition: Good


*Paperback in very good condition with tight binding. Some notations have been made inside the front cover and front end paper in pencil and one notation in black pen.* Hacking Politics is a firsthand account of how a ragtag band of activists and technologists overcame a $90 million lobbying machine to defeat the most serious threat to Internet freedom in memory. The book is a revealing look at how Washington works today – and how citizens successfully fought back. Written by the core Internet figures – video gamers, Tea Partiers, tech titans, lefty activists and ordinary Americans ... View more info

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Oxford Dictionary of Physics [Eighth Edition]

By: Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law

Price: $26.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2019

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 9780198821472

ISBN: 0198821476

Condition: New


Now with over 4,000 entries, this new eighth edition has been fully updated to reflect progress in physics and related fields. It sees expansion to the areas of cosmology, astrophysics, condensed matter, quantum technology, and nanotechnology, with 125 new entries including Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, kilonova, leptoquark, and muscovium. The dictionary's range of appendices, updated for the new edition, includes the periodic table, the electromagnetic spectrum, and a detailed chronology of key dates. 15 new diagrams add to the clarity and accessibility of the text, with 150 line d... View more info

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Werewolves: A Hunter's Guide

By: Graeme Davis

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 000417

ISBN: 1472808584

Condition: New


Werewolves reveals the shocking role that werewolves have played in some of history's most significant events. Fear the full moon; for on that day of lunacy the terrible wrath of the werewolves is unleashed. For thousands of years, from ancient Greek chronicles to modern news reports, from the depths of the darkest forests to dimly lit city streets, these dread beasts have stalked us in the realms of shadow and nightmare. Now, they are awakening. This book is the only thing standing between humanity and an overwhelming horde of snarling, ferocious lycanthropes. It reveals the secret societie... View more info

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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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The Green-Eyed Goblin : What to Do About Jealousy - for All Children Including Those on the Autism Spectrum

By: K. I. Al-Ghani

Price: $32.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2016

Seller ID: 9781785920912

ISBN: 178592091X

Condition: New


Deep inside everyone, a little goblin lies sleeping. When it wakes up, its eyes turn green, its nose grows and it starts to breathe a smelly green mist. This is the story of the wakening of a Green-Eyed Goblin. When Theo sees his sister getting lots of attention for her birthday, his sleeping goblin wakes and he can't seem to stop himself from saying all the horrid things the nasty goblin's green mist is making him think. Will Theo learn how to send his Green-Eyed Goblin back to sleep in time for the party? This fun, illustrated storybook will help children aged 5-13 to understand and co... View more info

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Winston Wallaby Can't Stop Bouncing : What to do about Hyperactivity in Children including those with ADHD, SPD and ASD

By: K. I. Al-Ghani and Joy Beaney

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2017

Seller ID: 9781785924033

ISBN: 1785924036

Condition: New


Winston Wallaby, like most Wallabies, loves to bounce. However, Winston can't seem to ever sit still and when he starts school he needs help to concentrate... Luckily his teacher Mrs Calm shows Winston how to settle down and focus his mind in class, and he learns new ways to help him with touch, feel, attention and awareness. This fun, illustrated storybook will help children aged 5-10 with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) recognise their sensory needs and develop tools to support them. A helpful introdu... View more info

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A Time of Exile #1 Deverry : The Westlands [used book]

By: Katharine Kerr

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 1992

Seller ID: 0586207880

ISBN: 0586207880

Condition: Good


This book presents the adventures of Rhodry Maelwaedd! It is many years since Lord Rhodry took the throne of Aberwyn, yet his half-elven blood keeps him so young that his people suspect magic. Elven magic. And they aren't sure they like it. Then his lost lover, Jill, now a powerful sorceress, returns. She tells him it is time to accept his elven heritage. Rhodry is persuaded to take drastic action and stages his own death. It's an act that will lead him to the mysterious Westlands. And force him to confront his destiny. Whether he likes it or not. Katharine Kerr shot to fame with her highly or... View more info

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The Pocket Scavenger

By: Keri Smith

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2013

Seller ID: 9781846147098

ISBN: 1846147093

Condition: New


Welcome to the highly inspirational world of Keri Smith. Within the pages of The Pocket Scavenger, readers will be instructed to collect a spectrum of quirky items: something that is miniature, a stain that is green, something from the year you were born, a used envelope, and more.Then, once their quarry is in hand, they'll apply an alteration dictated solely by chance: create a funny character, conceal it, add polkadots, remove a section, add stripes, scribble on top, duplicate it (make a copy), fold, cut into pieces & rearrange, turn into an article of clothing, trace it/use the shape as bas... View more info

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Style Sessions : Perfecting the Art of Dressing

By: Kristin Todd

Price: $33.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2019

Seller ID: 9781760790363

ISBN: 1760790362

Condition: New


In Kristin's work as a personal stylist, it upset her to learn 90% of the women she worked with didn't like the reflection they saw in the mirror. They started their day, every day, feeling negative about themselves. Women are trying desperately to keep up with the digitally edited women they see in social media. Kristin could see first hand the popularity of women desiring help with their dressing, however most women felt booking a personal style session is a luxury not a necessity. A style session should be more accessible to everyday women. Style Sessions aims to change the way women ... View more info

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Speak, Move, Play and Learn with Children on the Autism Spectrum: Activities to Boost Communication Skills, Sensory Integration and Coordination Using Simple Ideas from Speech and Language Pathology and Occupational Therapy

By: Lois Jean Brady and America X Gonzalez and Maciej Zawadzki and Corinda Presley

Price: $43.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2012

Seller ID: 000647

ISBN: 1849058725

Condition: New


This practical resource is brimming with ideas and guidance for using simple ideas from speech and language pathology and occupational therapy to boost communication, sensory integration, and coordination skills in children on the autism spectrum. Suitable for use in the classroom, at home, and in community settings, it is packed with easy-to-follow, goal-oriented activities and lesson plans centering around arts and crafts, music-making, cookery, sensory activities, and skills for daily living. The activities all use materials and objects which are readily available in the home or classroom, ... View more info

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Language and Literacy Disorders: Infancy through Adolescence [used book]

By: Nickola Wolf Nelson

Price: $100.00

Publisher: USA, Allyn & Bacon (Pearson): 2009

Seller ID: A1030

ISBN: 0205501788

Condition: Very Good


BOOK IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. Organized with a clear framework and student-friendly learning supports, this textbook helps graduate and undergraduate students gain essential knowledge that can inform, and transform, their work with children who need special assistance to acquire language and literacy abilities to meet multiple communication and learning needs. Featuring content and questions that encourage deeper thinking about the nature of disordered and normal development, this text makes assessment and intervention practices relevant to contexts of home, classroom, and peer interactions. ... View more info

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Making It a Success : Practical Strategies and Worksheets for Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Sue Larkey

Price: $28.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: 9781843102045

ISBN: 1843102048

Condition: New


Providing easy to follow, proven strategies for common teaching challenges, Making it a Success is a user-friendly resource to help teachers and teaching assistants effectively integrate students with special needs in the classroom. With photocopiable worksheets, creative ideas for activities and teacher notes, Sue Larkey presents effective ways of helping children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) improve their social skills, reading, writing and maths, play and general behaviour. She provides solutions for dealing with constant questioning in the classroom as well as managing childr... 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