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Choosing effective support for people on the autism spectrum : a guide based on academic perspectives and lived experience / Matthew Bennett, Emma Goodall, Jane Nugent.
Bennett, Matthew

"his book is essential for anyone interested in learning about the therapeutic potential of orthodox and state-of-the-art supports for autistics."

Positive behavior, social skills, and self-esteem : a parent's guide to preschool ADHD / Esta M. Rapoport
Rapoport, Esta M.,

"In [this book] parents are taught to diminish their child's socially inappropriate behaviors by following simple, step-by-step methods to facilitate positive behavior and to respond in a..."

Special educational needs : a guide for inclusive practice / edited by Lindsay Peer and Gavin Reid
Peer, Lindsay

"This guide to inclusive practice covers contemporary policy issues, perspectives from practice and specialist guidance from across a wide range of common syndromes."

Successful problem-solving for high-functioning students with autism spectrum disorders : evidence-based strategy - antecedent-based intervention / Kerry Mataya, and Penney Owens ; foreword by Brenda Smith Myles.
Mataya, Kerry

"A tool for helping individuals with autism and similar disorders solve problems more effectively.--Publisher."

Understanding and supporting children with literacy problems / Valerie Muter
Muter, Valerie

"A practical guide for those working with children experiencing literacy difficulties."

Music therapy in children and young people's palliative care / edited by Anna Ludwig ; foreword by Lesley Schatzberger
Ludwig, Anna

"This book brings together music therapists who have worked in the challenging and rewarding world of children's palliative care."

Social skills activities for kids : 50 fun activities for making friends, talking and listening, and understanding social rules / Natasha Daniels, illustrated by Sarah Rebar
Daniels, Natasha

"Social Skills Activities for Kids gives children the confidence to successfully navigate social situations at home, at school, and in the world in between."

Don't rush me! : for siblings of children with sensory processing disorder (SPD) / by Chynna T. Laird.
Laird, Chynna T.,

"When you are the sibling of a child with special needs, especially one whose life can be dictated by sensory issues from their environment, you often have to learn ti live in the moment."

The Goodenoughs get in sync : 5 family members overcome their special sensory issues / Carol Kranowitz ; illustrated by T.J. Wylie.
Kranowitz, Carol Stock

"This delightfully illustrated "chapter book," geared for 8-to-12 year olds, tells the charming tale of five family members and their naughty dog (each with a different sensory processing ..."

Awesome games and activities for kids with numeracy difficulties : how to feel smart and in control about doing mathematics with a neurodiverse brain / Judy Hornigold, illustrated by Joe Salerno
Hornigold, Judy

"Has maths ever made you feel anxious, confused or like you just don't get it?..."

How to be autistic / Charlotte Amelia Poe
Poe, Charlotte Amelia

"How To Be Autistic charts Charlotte Amelia Poe's journey through schooldays and young adulthood, with chapters on food, fandom, depression, body piercing, comic conventions, and technology."

Please don't hug me / Kay Kerr
Kerr, Kay

"Erin is looking forward to schoolies, at least she thinks she is. But her plans are going awry."

Stim : an autistic anthology / edited by Lizzie Huxley-Jones.
Huxley-Jones, Lizzie

"Around one in one hundred people in the UK are autistic, and the saying goes that if you've met one autistic person, you've met one autistic person."

Growing up great! : the ultimate puberty book for boys / Scott Todnem ; illustrated by Anjan Sarkar.
Todnem, Scott

"Growing Up Great is a body-positive guide to getting through puberty confidently by respecting the body and all of its changes."

Helping your child with language-based learning disabilities : strategies to succeed in school and life with dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, ADHD, & processing disorders / Daniel Franklin
Franklin, Daniel

"Based on research in neuroscience, education, and the principles of attachment-based teaching, this guide for parents offers tools and practices to help children transcend language-based learning d..."

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