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Socially Handicapped

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  • No More Meltdowns

    Positive Strategies for Managing and Preventing Out-Of-Control Behavior

    by Jed Baker

    It could happen at the grocery store. At a restaurant. At school. At home. Meltdowns are stressful for both child and adult, but Dr. Baker can help! Author of the award-winning Social Skills Picture Book Series, Dr. Jed Baker offers parents and teachers strategies for preventing and managing meltdowns. His 20+ years of experience working with children on the autism spectrum, combined with his ... Read more

    $18.47 AUD

  • The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

    by Anthony Attwood

    'I usually say to the child, "Congratulations, you have Asperger's syndrome", and explain that this means he or she is not mad, bad or defective, but has a different way of thinking.' - from The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome is the definitive handbook for anyone affected by Asperger's syndrome (AS). It brings together a wealth of information on all ... Read more

    $30.68 AUD

  • Somebody I Used to Know

    A Richard and Judy Book Club Pick 2019

    by Wendy Mitchell

    THE RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICKTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEKSELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE TIMESSELECTED AS A SUMMER READ BY THE SUNDAY TIMES, FINANCIAL TIMES, DAILY TELEGRAPH, THE TIMES AND THE MAIL ON SUNDAY'Revelatory' Guardian'A miracle' T... ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • The Panicosaurus

    Managing Anxiety in Children Including Those with Asperger Syndrome

    by Kay Al-Ghani and 1 more

    series K.I. Al-Ghani children's colour story books
    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 ... Read more

    $20.01 AUD

  • Quarterly Essay 35 Radical Hope

    Education & Equality in Australia

    by Noel Pearson

    series Quarterly Essay #35
    In Radical Hope, one of Australia’s most original and provocative thinkers turns his attention to the question of education. Noel Pearson begins with two fundamental questions: How to ensure the survival of a people, their culture and way of life? And can education transform the lives of the disadvantaged many, or will it at best raise up a fortunate few?In an essay that is personal and ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • How to Manage Children's Challenging Behaviour

    by Dr Bill Rogers

    In this new edition of his bestselling book, Bill Rogers brings together contributions from practising teachers that suggest ways to tackle disruptive and challenging behaviour. Bill introduces and comments on each chapter, setting out key principles for behaviour leadership in the style that makes him such a popular author.There are numerous case studies drawn from practice, each showing how the ... Read more

    $52.57 AUD

  • Classroom Behaviour

    A Practical Guide to Effective Teaching, Behaviour Management and Colleague Support

    by Bill Rogers

    This exciting new edition of the best-selling and beloved teacher′s companion looks at the everyday behaviour issues facing teachers working in today′s classrooms. Describing real situations and dilemmas, Bill Rogers provides theoretically sound strategies and best practices to support you in meeting the challenges of the job, as well as building up a rapport with both students and colleagues to ... Read more

    $55.32 AUD

  • Beating Anger

    The eight-point plan for coping with rage

    by Mike Fisher

    We all feel angry at times. It can be an uncomfortable emotion, yet it is almost a taboo subject. We get very little guidance in our culture on how to deal with it, and the guilt or violence that may accompany it.Here is the perfect book to help anyone from 16-75 years old to beat their anger - or help anyone else to do the same. Aimed at parents, families, young adults and teachers, social and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • A Short Introduction to Attachment and Attachment Disorder

    by Colby Pearce

    series JKP Short Introductions
    This book presents a short and accessible introduction to what 'attachment' means and how to recognise attachment disorders in children. The author explains how complex problems in childhood may stem from the parent-child relationship during a child's early formative years, and later from the child's engagement with the broader social world. It explores the mindset of difficult and traumatised ... Read more

    $20.01 AUD

  • How to Be a Superhero Called Self-Control!

    Super Powers to Help Younger Children to Regulate their Emotions and Senses

    by Lauren Brukner and 1 more

    Meet Self-Control, a superhero who wants to teach young children his super powers of self-control! Anxiety, frustration, anger, and other difficult feelings won't stand a chance against their new-found powers.Self-Control teaches children with emotional and sensory regulation difficulties aged approximately 4-7 how to calm themselves using self-massage, deep pressure, breathing exercises, and ... Read more

    $20.01 AUD

  • Progress Without Punishment

    Effective Approaches for Learners with Behavior Problems

    by Anne M. Donnellan and 3 more

    series Special Education Series
    As learners with special educational, developmental, and behavioral needs are increasingly integrated into the community, it is essential that appropriate and dignified ways of responding to their needs are found. This book advocates and explores the use of alternative, nonaversive intervention procedures, demonstrating through case histories how appropriate methods can yield positive results, ... Read more

    $37.28 AUD

  • A Guide to Mental Health Issues in Girls and Young Women on the Autism Spectrum

    Diagnosis, Intervention and Family Support

    by Judy Eaton

    This book addresses the specific mental health needs of girls and young women with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Looking at the ways autism presents differently in girls than in boys, and the mental health conditions that occur most frequently in girls with ASD, this is the essential guide for clinicians and educators on tailoring interventions and support to meet girls' needs.Describing the ... Read more

    $29.14 AUD

  • Beyond Behaviours

    Using Brain Science and Compassion to Understand and Solve Children's Behavioural Challenges

    by Mona Delahooke

    A PARADIGM SHIFT FOR CAREGIVERS THAT WILL REVOLUTIONIZE THE WAY YOU APPROACH, TREAT OR PARENT A CHILD WITH CHALLENGING OR EXPLOSIVE BEHAVIOURS.When you are confronted with a child who is troubled, disruptive, oppositional, defiant or angry - whether you are a parent or a teacher - it can be difficult to know the best way to support them. Traditional methods of 'shaping' a child's behaviour can ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Teaching Children With Autism In The General Classroom

    by Vicky G. Spencer Ph.D.; Cynthia G. Simpson Ph.D.

    Recent special education legislation has led to a rise in inclusion classrooms where students with special needs including autism spectrum disorders are taught alongside their nondisabled peers. Teaching Children With Autism in the General Classroom provides an introduction to inclusionary practices that serve children with autism giving teachers the practical advice they need to ensure each ... Read more

    $39.37 AUD

  • Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students

    Helping Kids Cope with Explosive Feelings

    by Christine Fonseca

    Teaching children how to manage their intense emotions is one of the most difficult aspects of parenting or educating gifted children. Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope With Explosive Feelings provides a much-needed resource for parents and educators for understanding of why gifted children are so extreme in their behavior and how to manage the highs and lows that accompany ... Read more

    $24.52 AUD

  • Emotional Intelligence for Children: A Parent’s Guide to Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child

    by Sarah Greenway

    Emotional Intelligence for Children: A Parent's Guide to Raising an Emotionally Intelligent ChildAs a parent, you likely understand how important it is that your child have the intellectual skills to do well academically. But did you know that emotional intelligence has been shown to be even more important for success than IQ?Emotional Intelligence for Children: A Parent's Guide to Raising an ... Read more

    $5.99 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

  • Positive Behavior Support at the Tertiary Level

    Red Zone Strategies

    by Laura A. Riffel

    "Dr. Riffel′s materials are so practical that even new teachers can conduct a functional behavior assessment and implement a meaningful plan with ease."—Michelle Doty, Assistant ProfessorLewis-Clark State College, ID"This book provides teachers with a road map to success."—Karen Barineau, Autism SpecialistDeKalb County Schools, Stone Mountain, GAHelp students move from the "red zone" to the ... Read more

    $42.78 AUD

  • Autism: Fixations Obsessions and Special Interests

    by Travis Breeding

    This book breaks down the similarities and differences between Autism fixations, obsessions, and special interests. Travis shares his opinions on how the fixations and obsessions battle against the special interest. The negative against the positive. Travis feels he has greater control over what his special interest than what he fixates on. Travis works hard to eliminate the negative fixations ... Read more

    $4.17 AUD

  • Success Strategies for Teaching Kids With Autism

    by Joyce Keohane and 2 more

    Success Strategies for Teaching Kids with Autism – Wendy Ashcroft, PhD, Sue Argiro, Joyce KeohaneThe perfect handbook for any teacher looking for proven solutions for helping children with autism succeedAlthough an abundance of research exists on working with students with autism, teachers need the practical strategies in Success Strategies for Teaching Kids With Autism to build successful ... Read more

    $24.52 AUD

  • Autism is Treatable

    by Travis Breeding

    Travis shares how autism is treatable and not curable. Many on the spectrum get defensive when a cure is talked about. He feels it is important to discuss interventions that treat autism but not focus so much on curing everyone's autism. Each person has their own unique set of needs. Few want to be cured while most just want to be helped. Travis shares what treatments are effective for his autism ... Read more

    $1.25 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

  • How to Deal with Anger

    A 5-step, CBT-based plan for managing anger and overcoming frustration

    by Dr Isabel Clarke

    YOUR FIRST STEP TO A LIFE FREE FROM ANGEREveryone feels angry from time to time, and anger is a natural and normal way to respond to the things in life that frustrate us. But it is all too easy to allow feelings of anger and displeasure to color your life and your relationships with other people. Managing these feelings is important, as apart from making you difficult to live with, anger has ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Becoming a Social Thinker

    by Travis Breeding

    "Context is King" is a quote by Dr. Peter Gerhardt a Behavior Analyst in the field of Autism. Understanding context is critical for social success. Communication is 93 percent non-verbal and it is important to use our social thinking skills to be able to read and understand social context and social dynamics. Learn how I taught myself to become a good social thinker by studying good body language. ... Read more

    $1.25 AUD