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Groupwork for children with autism spectrum disorder : ages 3-5 : an integrated approach / Liz Ann Davidson, Kerrie Old, Christina Howe & Alyson Eggett
Davidson, Liz Ann

"'[This book] is the first of three books promoting a multidisciplinary approach to working with children on the autism spectrum."

Pablo's feelings / Pablo created by Grainne McGuinness, written by Sumita Majumdar and Andrew Brenner
Majumdar, Sumita

"Sometimes your face doesn't show how you are feeling."

Safeguarding your child with autism : strategies and tools to reduce risks / Jack Scott and Bairbre Flood with Dennis Debbaudt, Kyle Bennett, and Toby Honsberger, Sandra L Harris, series editor
Scott, Jack

"Safeguarding Your Child with Autism, written by experts for parents and professionals, describes the scope of safety issues, how the presence of autism contributes to an elevated risk, and th..."

Spectrum women : autism and parenting / Renata Jurkevythz, Maura Campbell, Lisa Morgan ; foreword by Barb Cook.
Jurkevythz, Renata

"This book looks at what it feels like to be an autistic parent, offering valuable insights, knowledge and wisdom on parenting autistic and non-autistic children."

More alike than different : my life with down syndrome / David Egan with Kathleen Egan
Egan, David,

"In this inspiring memoir, David Egan tells his own story, authentically describing a life of maximizing his abilities, as he advocates for himself and for all other people with disabilities."

Autism and depression : a workbook for adolescents and adults / Katie Saint and Carlos Torres
Saint, Katie

"Autism and depression are very commonly diagnosed together in young adults. This book is for them."

Autism spectrum disorder in the first years of life : research, assessment, and treatment / edited by Katarzyna Chawarska and Fred R. Volkmar
Chawarska, Katarzyna

"This authoritative resource, now thoroughly revised for DSM-5, has set the standard for the comprehensive assessment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD)."

Explained by brain : the FASD workbook for parents, carers and educators (who have tried everything or don't know where to start!!)
Spiller, Vanessa

"Dr Vanessa Spiller is a clinical psychologist and the parent of a young adult with FASD."

SenseAble travel : travel tips for families living with sensory processing disorder / by Jennifer Logan
Logan, Jennifer

"This book is packed with practical, do-able travel tips that will get you started planning your dream vacation."

Autism through a sensory lens : sensory assessment and strategies / Joy Beaney
Beaney, Joy

"The fully revised second edition of this easy-to-use resource introduces the sensory differences autistic children may face, and explores how these differences can affect their ability to mak..."

Social detective skills for kids with autism & Asperger's / Janine Toole
Toole, Janine

"Social Detective Skills for Kids with Autism & Asperger’s is your field guide for helping children strengthen the skills they need to comfortably engage in personal interactions."

Can I tell you about autism? A guide for friends, family and professionals
Welton, Jude

"Meet Tom - a young boy with autism."

Worry-proofing your anxious child / Bev Aisbett
Aisbett, Bev

"If your child too often: seeks reassurance, invents illnesses, avoids interactions, avoids trying new things, becomes emotional over minor upsets, or is clingy, afraid to sleep alone, reluctant to ..."

My friend with autism / Written by Beverley Bishop, Illustrated by Craig Bishop
Bishop, Beverley

"This book's vivid illustrations and charming storyline will foster tolerance and understanding among peers."

Autism and depression : a workbook for adolescents and adults / Katie Saint and Carlos Torres
Saint, Katie

"Autism and depression are very commonly diagnosed together in young adults. This book is for them."

Puberty and special girls
Stewart, Rose

"Provides practical information about growing up and will help girls understand the changes they will experience at puberty."

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