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  • Early Intervention Games

    Fun, Joyful Ways to Develop Social and Motor Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum or Sensory Processing Disorders

    by Barbara Sher

    A resource of fun games for parents or teachers to help young children learn social and motor skillsBarbara Sher, an expert occupational therapist and teacher, has written a handy resource filled with games to play with young children who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or other sensory processing disorders (SPD). The games are designed to help children feel comfortable in social situations ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • An Uncomplicated Life

    A Father's Memoir of His Exceptional Daughter

    by Paul Daugherty

    A father’s exhilarating and funny love letter to his daughter with Down syndrome whose vibrant and infectious approach to life has something to teach all of us about how we can better live our own.Jillian Daugherty was born with Down syndrome. The day they brought her home from the hospital, her parents, Paul and Kerry, were flooded with worry and uncertainty, but also overwhelming love, which ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Parents' Guide to Teaching Kids with Asperger Syndrome and Similar ASDs Real-Life Skills for Independence

    by Patricia Romanowski and 1 more

    The definitive resource for teaching kids with Asperger syndrome the life skills that build independence, confidence, and self-esteem.Children with autism spectrum disorders learn differently. Our kids' choices are too often limited and their paths to success restricted, not by a lack of intellectual ability but by deficits in acquiring, applying, and generalizing basic life skills. Success in ... Read more

    $11.10 AUD

  • Multiple Intelligences

    New Horizons in Theory and Practice

    by Howard E Gardner

    The most complete account of the theory and application of Multiple Intelligences available anywhere.Howard Gardner's brilliant conception of individual competence, known as Multiple Intelligences theory, has changed the face of education. Tens of thousands of educators, parents, and researchers have explored the practical implications and applications of this powerful notion, that there is not ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • The Power of Different

    The Link Between Disorder and Genius

    by Dr. Gail Saltz

    The Power of Different is an illuminating and uplifting examination of the link between brain differences and aptitude. Psychologist and bestselling author Gail Saltz presents the latest scientific research and profiles famous geniuses and lay individuals who have been diagnosed with all manner of brain 'problems' - including learning disabilities, ADD, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Understanding Autism

    by Lori Rakieski

    UNDERSTANDING AUTISM allows for a greater understanding of autistic children and their families. This book is a very practical guide, spoken in plain English for the rest of us! It is for anyone who may ever come into contact with autistic children; and being that the autistic are unrecognizable at first glance, this book is for everyone!Parents can get so much helpful information from co-author, ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD

  • The PEERS® Curriculum for School Based Professionals

    Social Skills Training for Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder

    by Elizabeth A. Laugeson

    The PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals brings UCLA's highly acclaimed and widely popular PEERS program into the school setting. This sixteen-week program, clinically proven to significantly improve social skills and social interactions among teens with autism spectrum disorder, is now customized for the needs of psychologists, counselors, speech pathologists, administrators, and ... Read more

    $89.31 AUD

  • Navigating the Social World

    A Curriculum for Individuals with Asperger's Syndrome, High Functioning Autism and Related Disorders

    by Jeanette McAfee

    Pediatrician Jeanie McAfee originally created this user-friendly social curriculum for her daughter Rachel, who was diagnosed with Asperger's at age ten. Since then, it has become a staple for parents and educators. It addresses the most urgent problems facing those with Asperger's Syndrome, high-functioning autism, and related disorders. Dr. McAfee covers how to: increase communication skills ... Read more

    $33.21 AUD

  • The IEP Checklist

    Your Guide to Creating Meaningful and Compliant IEPs

    by Dr. Kathleen G. Winterman and 13 more

    How can you design effective IEPs that improve student outcomes and meet legal requirements? This one-stop IEP guide has the answers your team needs to create great IEPs and put them into action. You’ll start with a solid introduction to IEPs: their purpose, their major components, and the legal mandates they need to meet. Then you’ll get a comprehensive framework for IEP development, ... Read more

    $43.00 AUD

  • Intelligent and Effective Learning Based on the Model for Systematic Concept Teaching

    by Andreas Hansen and 1 more

    Intelligent and Effective Learning Based on the Model for Systematic Concept Teaching - Practitioner's Manual for the Systematic Concept Teaching (SCT) Approach to the Prevention and Remediation of Learning Difficulties brings the ground-breaking concepts of Systematic Concept Teaching (SCT) to an entirely new audience. Expanding on the original work of the late Norwegian Educator Magne Nyborg, ... Read more

    $87.99 AUD

  • The Ultimate Book for Overcoming Dyslexia - Tools for Kids, Teenagers & Adults

    A dyslexia empowerment plan & solutions tool kit for tutors and parents to provide dyslexia help for kids & adults

    by Jessica Caplain

    How To Handle And Plan Your Kid's Life To Get A Handle On His Dyslexia ConditionKnow The Secrets Of Overcoming Dyslexia With This Book!You have chosen this book because you are thinking of your child’s well-being. He may be having a hard time keeping up in class, often makes spelling errors and hates to read even the simplest of words. You may have been seeking for some advice on what you can do ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Supporting Positive Behaviour in Intellectual Disabilities and Autism

    Practical Strategies for Addressing Challenging Behaviour

    by Tony Osgood

    This highly practical book is an accessible and grounded handbook for addressing challenging behaviour in children and adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDD), including autism. It recognises that challenging behaviour does not appear out of nowhere and is meaningful for the person exhibiting it. Behaviour can be communicative and an important signifier of underlying sensory ... Read more

    $32.66 AUD


    by Steve Grieger

    “Inspiring, encouraging, and a few surprises. Challenged is a well-written story that makes you laugh, cry and reflect on the “good old days” and the many positive changes in our field over the past 30 years. Steve Grieger has seen it all... Sharing his successes and challenges of everyday life!” --Mark R. Klaus, Executive Director, Home of Guiding Hands “Funny and deeply honest. As the mother ... Read more

    $14.07 AUD

  • La dimensione identitaria nella persona disabile. Lo sguardo della Pedagogia Speciale sulle dinamiche della cura medica

    Lo sguardo della Pedagogia Speciale sulle dinamiche della cura medica

    by Antioco Luigi Zurru

    Con lo sguardo della Pedagogia Speciale, il libro indaga le condizioni attraverso le quali i processi di cura medica concorrono allo strutturarsi del percorso di maturazione identitaria della persona disabile. ... Read more

    $36.29 AUD

  • DSA - Disturbo Specifico dell'Apprendimento

    by Marilena Cremaschini

    DSA- Cosa sono e come possono intervenire i genitori, metodi terapici in famigliaBreve guida e semplici consigli per genitori ed educatori ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Spelling Words and Pictures for Teens and Adults

    by Adelaide Spencer

    Many teens and adults have trouble spelling, it's very common and the english language can be very confusing. This great series of books designed specifically for teens and adults will help you to practice a large number of the common, and not so common words encountered in everyday life. These books are wonderful for teens and adults who suffer from learning difficulties, the great color ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Curare senza allontanare. Esperienze di home visiting per il sostegno educativo alla famiglia

    Esperienze di home visiting per il sostegno educativo alla famiglia

    by Maria Teresa Pedrocco Biancardi and 1 more

    Il volume pone alcune domande sulla efficacia della prevenzione e sulla valutazione di produttività delle scelte operate per la tutela dei minori. Cerca di raccontare, ragionando, ciò che è possibile fare e ciò che si potrebbe fare in più. ... Read more

    $40.69 AUD

  • Supporting Children with Fragile X Syndrome

    by Hull Learning Services

    Off-the-shelf support containing all the vital information practitioners need to know about Fragile X Syndrome, this book includes:* Definition of Fragile X Syndrome and its educational implications* Ideas on how to improve access to the curriculum* Advice on how to manage support staff* Guidance on coordinating home and school liaison ... Read more

    $41.13 AUD

  • Autismo e gioco libero autogestito. Una nuova prospettiva per comprendere e aiutare il bambino autistico

    Una nuova prospettiva per comprendere e aiutare il bambino autistico

    by Emidio Tribulato

    Chi è il bambino con autismo? Da cosa nascono i gravi sintomi dei quali soffre e quale significato hanno? Cosa turba il suo mondo interiore? A queste domande cerca di rispondere il libro che propone, per i bambini che soffrono di questo grave disturbo, una nuova terapia basata su un particolare tipo di gioco. ... Read more

    $35.19 AUD

  • La Mappa del Tesoro

    Consigli per genitori di bambini autistici

    by Antonio Corriero

    Gestire nel modo migliore i bambini autistici, attraverso giochi, strumenti, intuizioni.Un piccolo e prezioso manuale destinato ai genitori e agli educatori.Come comportarsi con un bambino autistico? Domanda difficile, insidiosa, impegnativa. Proviamo insieme a dare una risposta. Non voglio sostituirmi a psicologi e medici specialisti ma la mia lunga esperienza maturata nella doppia veste di ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • La Voce di Terence - Autobiografia di un ragazzo Asperger

    "Storie d'autismo quotidiano" Vol. 3 Progetti Editoriali Realizzati Onestamente a cura di Giovanni Tommasini

    by Terence Nardo

    Je suis TerenceFui contattato dalla mamma di Terence.“Mio figlio scrive, qualsiasi cosa. Scrive sempre. Chissà un giorno avesse il coraggio di mandarle qualcosa da leggere…”Mi arrivò questo testo.Un atto di coraggio.Aveva ragione la mamma.Questo libro rappresenta una restituzione e un testimonianza tanto rara quanto preziosa.Non si legge.Si viveAssieme a Terence.Je suis Terence.Ci siamo tutti noi ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Ricerca e didattica per la scuola dell'infanzia

    Contributi per la formazione dei docenti

    by AA. VV. and 3 more

    La scuola dell'infanzia è sempre più considerata una tappa fondamentale nella formazione della persona. Nel volume, grazie alle diverse competenze degli autori dei saggi, essa viene studiata analizzando molteplici punti di vista: la sua storia e le normative che la reggono, la didattica universitaria e le nuove prospettive nella formazione degli insegnanti, la ricerca e la pratica in aula. ... Read more

    $43.99 AUD

  • Educating Children and Young People with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Constructing Personalised Pathways to Learning

    by Carolyn Blackburn and 2 more

    The range of learning difficulties associated with children who have fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) has been highlighted as an emerging but little understood area of Special Educational Needs.This engaging, timely, and highly practical book will raise awareness about FASDs and their associated difficulties across the entire education workforce. It provides a range of specialist, ... Read more

    $48.28 AUD

  • Understanding Special Education

    An Examination of the Responsibilities through Case Studies

    by Roberta Gentry and 1 more

    In increasing numbers, general education teachers are faced with the task of educating students with disabilities in their classrooms, and many beginning teachers are not prepared for the diverse classroom that awaits them. The cases in this book are written from the viewpoint of general education teachers, with the goal of providing them with the information and tools to improve their ability to ... Read more

    $36.62 AUD