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Understanding autism: Written by doctors for kids

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121223
Renfrew, Ruth, deLoache, Shawn. New York, NY: Jumo , 2018. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 REN 2018
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how autism affects individuals, and their siblings.
Title
Understanding autism: Written by doctors for kids
Author
Renfrew, Ruth
deLoache, Shawn
Editor
Medikidz USA Inc.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jumo
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover; 16 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
Comic book featuring Medikidz, superhero experts on health and illness. Explains how autism affects individuals, and their siblings.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 REN 2018
copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 29, 2019

A parent's handbook: Your guide to autism programs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114401

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf

British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development. British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
This handbook is for parents and caregivers of children and youth who may have, or have been diagnosed with, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It provides information on ASD, intervention, and programs available for children and youth with ASD and their families.
Title
A parent's handbook: Your guide to autism programs
Corporate Author
British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development
Publisher
British Columbia, Ministry of Children and family development
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file: 48 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This handbook is for parents and caregivers of children and youth who may have, or have been diagnosed with, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It provides information on ASD, intervention, and programs available for children and youth with ASD and their families.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Your guide to autism programs: A parent's handbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110408

www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf

BC Ministry of Children and Family Development. Victoria, BC: BC Ministry of Children and Family Development , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 MIN 2017
CONTENTS ; Introduction: ; Services and supports for children and youth with special needs and their families ; What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? ; Early indicators of Autism Spectrum Disorder ; What to do if you think your child may have Autism ; What causes Autism Spectrum Disorder? ; Is there a …
Title
Your guide to autism programs: A parent's handbook
Corporate Author
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
42 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
CONTENTS
Introduction:
Services and supports for children and youth with special needs and their families
What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Early indicators of Autism Spectrum Disorder
What to do if you think your child may have Autism
What causes Autism Spectrum Disorder?
Is there a cure?
Assessment and Diagnosis:
British Columbia Autism Assessment Network (BCAAN)
Non-BCAAN (private)assessment and diagnosis
Moving to B.C. from another province
Moving to B.C. from another country
My child has a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. What do I do?
Applying for Autism programs
Autism funding - Under age 6.
Setting up an Autism intervention program for your child under 6
Autism funding - Ages 6 - 18
Accessing Autism programs
Funding
Invoice payment
Direct payment
Eligibility requirements for direct payment
Siblings
Steps to access funding through direct payment
Autism Funding Programs and Parent Responsibilities
Foster Parents and Children in Care
Appeals or Complaints
Confidentiality and Your Privacy
Tips for Parents:
How do I know my child is receiving quality intervention?
What is a Behavioural Plan of Intervention (BPI)?
Contact us
Appendix 1: B.C. service & Autism organizations
Appendix 2: Behavioural Plan of Intervention
Appendix 3: Autism funding - Summary of eligible expenses
Appendix 4: Autism funding - Summary of ineligible expenses
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
URL
www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/managing-your-health/autism/autism_handbook_parents_guide.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 MIN 2017
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due February 04, 2019

The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121443
Higashida, Naoki. Toronto: Vintage Canada , 2016. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 HIG 2016
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they…
Title
The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism
Author
Higashida, Naoki
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Vintage Canada
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Softcover: xvii, 161 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within.
ISBN
9780345807823
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 HIG 2016
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Gray, Carol. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2015. 15th anniversary ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
Featuring ideas such as ; -Mistakes can happen on a good day ; -It was fun but now we're done ; -When it is my turn to listen ; -Saying what I think with respect ; -Learning to respond to bullying ; -Telling my teacher about a problem ; -Fire drills at school ; -Moving to a new home ; - And dozens …
Title
The new social story book
Author
Gray, Carol
Edition
15th anniversary ed.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback ; lxv, 335 p. ; ill.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Autism
Developmental Disabilities - Children
Abstract
Featuring ideas such as
-Mistakes can happen on a good day
-It was fun but now we're done
-When it is my turn to listen
-Saying what I think with respect
-Learning to respond to bullying
-Telling my teacher about a problem
-Fire drills at school
-Moving to a new home
- And dozens more
ISBN
9781941765155
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
copy 1 BC Children's & Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 26, 2019
copy 2 BC Children's & Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 16, 2019
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Autism... what does it mean to me?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113743
Faherty, Catherine. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons Inc. , 2014. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 FAH 2014
Title
Autism... what does it mean to me?
Subtitle
A workbook about self-awareness and life lessons for kids with autism or asperger's
Author
Faherty, Catherine
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons Inc.
Year Published
2014
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
ISBN
9781935274919
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 FAH 2014
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Autism spectrum disorder: The complete guide to understanding autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108468
Sicile-Kira, Chantal. New York, NY: A Perigree Book , 2014. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 SIC 2014
Explains all aspects of the condition, including: the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD); how to properly diagnose ASDs; treatments based on behavioral, psychological and biomedical interventions; coping strategies for families; educational needs and programs; living and working conditions f…
Title
Autism spectrum disorder: The complete guide to understanding autism
Author
Sicile-Kira, Chantal
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
A Perigree Book
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 342 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Developmental Disability
Autism
Abstract
Explains all aspects of the condition, including: the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD); how to properly diagnose ASDs; treatments based on behavioral, psychological and biomedical interventions; coping strategies for families; educational needs and programs; living and working conditions for adults with ASD; community interaction; and teaching strategies and resources for educators and other professionals.
ISBN
9780399166631
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 SIC 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 12, 2019
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 23, 2019
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Solving sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113382
Katz, Terry; Malow, Beth. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine Publishing , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 KAT 2014
Title
Solving sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorders
Author
Katz, Terry; Malow, Beth
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine Publishing
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover; 142 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
ISBN
9781606131954
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 KAT 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 10, 2019
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The asperkid's game plan: Extraordinary minds, purposeful play...ordinary stuff

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119714
O'Toole, Jennifer Cook. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingley Publishers , 2014. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 OTO 2014
The Asperkid's Game Plan provides over 100 original games and activities that engage children with Asperger syndrome. Demonstrating how just about anything can be turned into an opportunity for learning and growth, this book is bursting with go-to ideas for making simple play equipment at home and …
Title
The asperkid's game plan: Extraordinary minds, purposeful play...ordinary stuff
Author
O'Toole, Jennifer Cook
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingley Publishers
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Hardcover: 246 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Play/Activities
Developmental Disability
Abstract
The Asperkid's Game Plan provides over 100 original games and activities that engage children with Asperger syndrome. Demonstrating how just about anything can be turned into an opportunity for learning and growth, this book is bursting with go-to ideas for making simple play equipment at home and using it to develop skills that Asperkids struggle with, from fine motor and social skills, to planning and organization. The enthusiastic approach and fun lessons will inspire and motivate parents, educators, and therapists to make purposeful play a part of every Asperkid's day.
ISBN
9781849059596
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 OTO 2014
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 13, 2019
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 23, 2019
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The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113188
Higashida, Naoki. Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 HIG 2013
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they…
Title
The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism
Author
Higashida, Naoki
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf Canada
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Hardcover: 135 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within.
ISBN
9780345807809
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 HIG 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 23, 2019
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How to teach your autistic teen about sex

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113131
Breeding, Travis. USA: Travis Breeding , 2014. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BRE 2014
This is a parenting guide book for parents who have teens on the Autism Spectrum going through Puberty. Written as a first-hand account by an adult who has Asperger's himself Travis Breeding shares his experiences with puberty and discovering his own sexuality.
Title
How to teach your autistic teen about sex
Author
Breeding, Travis
Place
USA
Publisher
Travis Breeding
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 157 p.
Topics
Sexuality
Sex Education
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Puberty
Abstract
This is a parenting guide book for parents who have teens on the Autism Spectrum going through Puberty. Written as a first-hand account by an adult who has Asperger's himself Travis Breeding shares his experiences with puberty and discovering his own sexuality.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BRE 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

My sister has autism and that's okay!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112937
Beynon, Veronica. Victoria, BC: Friesen Press , 2013. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 BEY 2013
A loving sister finds a positive way to look at her sisters diagnosis of Autism while providing unconditional love and support to her.
Title
My sister has autism and that's okay!
Author
Beynon, Veronica
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Friesen Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Paperback: 24 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Abstract
A loving sister finds a positive way to look at her sisters diagnosis of Autism while providing unconditional love and support to her.
Notes
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
ISBN
9781460220665
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 BEY 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 18, 2019
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Sexuality and severe autism: A practical guide for parents, caregivers, and health educators

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113137
Reynolds, Kate E. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2014. (Book) — 3 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 REY 2014
Sexual health and sexuality can be difficult subjects for parents and caregivers to broach with autistic children, made more challenging when children are at the severe end of the autism spectrum. Some parents may even question the validity of teaching sexuality to those who are severely autistic. …
Title
Sexuality and severe autism: A practical guide for parents, caregivers, and health educators
Author
Reynolds, Kate E.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 188 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Sexuality
Young Adults Sexuality
Child Sexual Abuse
Child Sexual Behaviour
Puberty
Sexual Health
Abstract
Sexual health and sexuality can be difficult subjects for parents and caregivers to broach with autistic children, made more challenging when children are at the severe end of the autism spectrum. Some parents may even question the validity of teaching sexuality to those who are severely autistic. This handbook guides you through the process of teaching about sex and sexuality, offers to answer questions such as: Why is it necessary to teach this subject to my severely autistic child? When is the right time to start talking about these issues? How detailed and explicit should I be? What methods are most appropriate? It addresses male and female issues separately and covers public and private sexual behaviours, sexual abuse, cross-gender teaching and liaising with school, in addition to the more obvious areas such as physical changes and menstruation.
ISBN
9781849053273
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 REY 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 12, 2019
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An early start for your child with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114060
Rogers, Sally, Dawson, Geraldine, Vismara, Laurie. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ROG 2012
This encouraging guide from the developers of a groundbreaking early intervention program provides doable, practical strategies you can use every day. Nearly all young kids, including those with ASD, have an amazing capacity to learn. Drs. Sally Rogers, Geraldine Dawson, and Laurie Vismara make it …
Title
An early start for your child with autism
Subtitle
Using everyday activities to help kids connect, communicate, and learn
Author
Rogers, Sally
Dawson, Geraldine
Vismara, Laurie
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback, 342 p.
Topics
Autism
Children with Disabilities
Abstract
This encouraging guide from the developers of a groundbreaking early intervention program provides doable, practical strategies you can use every day. Nearly all young kids, including those with ASD, have an amazing capacity to learn. Drs. Sally Rogers, Geraldine Dawson, and Laurie Vismara make it surprisingly simple to turn daily routines like breakfast or bath time into fun and rewarding learning experiences that target crucial developmental skills. Vivid examples illustrate proven techniques for promoting play, language, and engagement. Get an early start, and give your child the tools to explore and enjoy the world.
Notes
This book has about a six month wait list.
ISBN
9781609184704
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ROG 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due April 02, 2018
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 19, 2019
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Breeding, Travis. USA: Travis E. Breeding , 2013. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BRE 2013
Travis Breeding talks about his experience with puberty and sexuality with having Autism. This book is helpful for parents and educators wanting to gain better insight into their children or students. Travis shares what he went through and offers advice to help your child through these experiences.…
Title
Autism: I have desires too
Author
Breeding, Travis
Place
USA
Publisher
Travis E. Breeding
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover: 118 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Sexuality
Puberty
Sex Education
Sexual Health
Abstract
Travis Breeding talks about his experience with puberty and sexuality with having Autism. This book is helpful for parents and educators wanting to gain better insight into their children or students. Travis shares what he went through and offers advice to help your child through these experiences. Helpful book for teachers, educators, therapists, parents, as well as teens and adults on the spectrum.
ISBN
9781492137214
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BRE 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Making sense of my feelings as a teen with autism going through puberty

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112977
Breeding, Travis E. Createspace , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 BRE 2012
In this book the author express feelings he had during his teenage years as a teen with autism. Watching other kids go through puberty and begin to interact with the opposite sex in different ways than he knew or understood was very frustrating.This book helps prepare other children with autism for…
Title
Making sense of my feelings as a teen with autism going through puberty
Author
Breeding, Travis E.
Publisher
Createspace
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 66 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Puberty
Young Adults
Abstract
In this book the author express feelings he had during his teenage years as a teen with autism. Watching other kids go through puberty and begin to interact with the opposite sex in different ways than he knew or understood was very frustrating.This book helps prepare other children with autism for the teenagers years and puberty.
ISBN
9781480135607
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 BRE 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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More than words: a parent's guide to building interaction and language skills for children with autism spectrum disorder or social communication difficulties

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112097
Sussman, Fern, Lewis, Robin Baird (Illustrations). Toronto, ON: The Hanen Centre , 2012. 2nd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 SUS 2012
Presents a step-by-step guide for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder to help them develop more advanced communication skills, focusing on helping the child reach the following four goals: 1) improved two-way interaction, 2) more mature and conventional ways of communication, 3) bette…
Title
More than words: a parent's guide to building interaction and language skills for children with autism spectrum disorder or social communication difficulties
Author
Sussman, Fern
Lewis, Robin Baird (Illustrations)
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
The Hanen Centre
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback: 424 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Language/Communication
Abstract
Presents a step-by-step guide for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder to help them develop more advanced communication skills, focusing on helping the child reach the following four goals: 1) improved two-way interaction, 2) more mature and conventional ways of communication, 3) better skills in communicating for social purposes and finally, 4) improved understanding of language.
ISBN
978-0-921145-41-7
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 SUS 2012
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 30, 2019
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The survival guide for kids with autism spectrum disorders (and their parents)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112564
Verdick, Elizabeth, Reeve, Elizabeth, Kobyluch, Nick (Illustrator). Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 VER 2012
Meant to be read with a parent, this book addresses big questions ("What's ASD?" "Why me?") and provides strategies for communicating, making friends, and succeeding in school. Filled with quotes and stories from real kids, the book also offers helpful facts, checklists, dialogues, and resources.
Title
The survival guide for kids with autism spectrum disorders (and their parents)
Author
Verdick, Elizabeth
Reeve, Elizabeth
Kobyluch, Nick (Illustrator)
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 234 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Picture Books
Abstract
Meant to be read with a parent, this book addresses big questions ("What's ASD?" "Why me?") and provides strategies for communicating, making friends, and succeeding in school. Filled with quotes and stories from real kids, the book also offers helpful facts, checklists, dialogues, and resources.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 VER 2012
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 23, 2019
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Siblings of children with autism: A guide for families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112935
Harris, Sandra L., Glasberg, Beth A. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2012
This revised and updated edition takes a fresh look at what it's like to grow up as the brother or sister of a child with autism--the basics of sibling relationships at all ages and how autism can affect these dynamics. Parents get important advice about balancing responsibilities for each child, e…
Title
Siblings of children with autism: A guide for families
Author
Harris, Sandra L.
Glasberg, Beth A.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback; x, 147 p.
Series
Topics in autism
Topics
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Sibling Relationships
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This revised and updated edition takes a fresh look at what it's like to grow up as the brother or sister of a child with autism--the basics of sibling relationships at all ages and how autism can affect these dynamics. Parents get important advice about balancing responsibilities for each child, encouraging their kids to share feelings, explaining autism to other children, and initiating play and interaction between siblings.
This new edition includes case examples reflecting improvements in applied behavior analysis (ABA) techniques, new photos, an updated resource section, and tips on how technology can help siblings and their families connect with other families. Throughout the book, family case studies provide insights into how other families deal with common concerns and situations.
ISBN
9781606130742
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2012
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National institute of mental health: A parent's guide to autism spectrum disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114406

http://www.autism-watch.org/general/nimh.pdf

National Institute of Mental Health. USA: US Department of Health and Human Services , 2011. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
NIH-11-5511
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
This guide is intended to help parents understand what autism spectrum ; disorder (ASD) is, recognize common signs and symptoms, and find the resources they need. Included in this booklet are questions that parents frequently ask when their school-age child receives an ASD diagnosis, and answers co…
Title
National institute of mental health: A parent's guide to autism spectrum disorder
Corporate Author
National Institute of Mental Health
Place
USA
Publisher
US Department of Health and Human Services
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF file, 27 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This guide is intended to help parents understand what autism spectrum
disorder (ASD) is, recognize common signs and symptoms, and find the resources they need. Included in this booklet are questions that parents frequently ask when their school-age child receives an ASD diagnosis, and answers containing links to resources with more detailed information.
Notes
NIH-11-5511
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.autism-watch.org/general/nimh.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
NIH-11-5511

Managing anxiety in people with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113530
Chalfant, Anne. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 CHA 2011
Anxiety is one of the biggest challenges facing people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their families. They can experience anxiety in all areas of their lives - school, family, and social life - and it compounds the difficulties they already may have with communicating, interacting sociall…
Title
Managing anxiety in people with autism
Subtitle
A treatment guide for parents, teachers, and mental health professionals
Author
Chalfant, Anne
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2011
Topics
Autism
Anxiety
Abstract
Anxiety is one of the biggest challenges facing people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their families. They can experience anxiety in all areas of their lives - school, family, and social life - and it compounds the difficulties they already may have with communicating, interacting socially, and controlling their emotions. This guide provides new hope.
ISBN
9781606130049
1606130048
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 CHA 2011
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Stefanski, Daniel. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 STE 2011
Daniel Stefanski, an autistic kid, offers an "insider's glimpse" to help you figure out what's going on inside an autistic kid's head. Inviting and to-the-point, this book will give kids and adults the confidence and tools needed to befriend kids with autism.
Title
How to talk to an autistic kid
Author
Stefanski, Daniel
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Free Spirit Publishing
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Hardcover: 43 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Picture Books
Abstract
Daniel Stefanski, an autistic kid, offers an "insider's glimpse" to help you figure out what's going on inside an autistic kid's head. Inviting and to-the-point, this book will give kids and adults the confidence and tools needed to befriend kids with autism.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 STE 2011
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Lipsky, Deborah. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 LIP 2011
Anxiety is the root cause of many of the difficulties experienced by people on the autism spectrum, and is often caused by things such as a change in routine, or sensory overload. Deborah Lipsky takes a practical look at what happens when things spiral out of control, exploring what leads to meltdo…
Title
From anxiety to meltdown
Subtitle
How individuals on the autism spectrum deal with anxiety, experience meltdowns, manifest tantrums, and how you can intervene effectively
Author
Lipsky, Deborah
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 236 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety
Abstract
Anxiety is the root cause of many of the difficulties experienced by people on the autism spectrum, and is often caused by things such as a change in routine, or sensory overload. Deborah Lipsky takes a practical look at what happens when things spiral out of control, exploring what leads to meltdowns and and tantrums, and what can be done to help. Drawing on her own extensive personal experience and using real-life examples to explain how autistic people think, the author distinguishes between meltdowns and tantrums, showing how they are different, how each can begin, and most importantly, how to identify triggers and prevent outbursts from happening in the first place. Practical and simple solutions to avoiding anxiety are offered throughout, and these are accompanied by calming techniques and suggestions for dealing with tantrums when they occur. This book will be an essential read for those on the autism spectrum, their families and friends, professionals working with them, and anybody else with an interest in autism spectrum conditions.
ISBN
9781849058438
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 LIP 2011
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Reynolds, Reg. [Raleigh, NC]: Lulu Enterprises, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 REY 2010
Applied Behaviour Analytics (ABA) involves procedured derived from the principles of behaviour to a meaningful degree and demonstrates experimentally the procedures employed were responsible for the improvement in behaviour. This resource is a brief introduction to teaching children with autism and…
Title
ABA
Subtitle
A brief introduction to teaching children with autism
Author
Reynolds, Reg
Place
[Raleigh, NC]
Publisher
Lulu Enterprises, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 88 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Applied Behaviour Analytics (ABA) involves procedured derived from the principles of behaviour to a meaningful degree and demonstrates experimentally the procedures employed were responsible for the improvement in behaviour. This resource is a brief introduction to teaching children with autism and is intended to help correct some of those weaknesses by serving as an ABA primer for both instructor-therapists and parents.
Notes
May 16/13 - Water damage noted.
ISBN
9780557845910
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 REY 2010
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Watch me learn. Vol. 5: Riding, hiding, food and fun!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113819

http://www.watchmelearn.com/

[United States]: Watch Me Learn, Inc. , 2010. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2010
Riding, Hiding, Food and Fun! teaches children fun activities, social skills and specific lessons within each scenario. The goal of this video is to continue to teach children social skills and all of the skills necessary to complete the fun activities shown. In addition, the video focuses building…
Title
Watch me learn. Vol. 5: Riding, hiding, food and fun!
Place
[United States]
Publisher
Watch Me Learn, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 DVD (1 hr 2 min.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Riding, Hiding, Food and Fun! teaches children fun activities, social skills and specific lessons within each scenario. The goal of this video is to continue to teach children social skills and all of the skills necessary to complete the fun activities shown. In addition, the video focuses building awareness of the surroundings to further expand on learning opportunities.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.watchmelearn.com/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2010
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Facing your fears: parent workbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111868
Reaven, Judy, Blakeley-Smith, Audrey, Nichols, Shana, Hepburn, Susan. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co. , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011b
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
Title
Facing your fears: parent workbook
Author
Reaven, Judy
Blakeley-Smith, Audrey
Nichols, Shana
Hepburn, Susan
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 94 pages
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Mental Health
Anxiety
Abstract
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
ISBN
978-1598571790
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011b
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Facing your fears: child workbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111869
Reaven, Judy, Blakeley-Smith, Audrey, Nichols, Shana, Hepburn, Susan. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co. , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011a
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
Title
Facing your fears: child workbook
Author
Reaven, Judy
Blakeley-Smith, Audrey
Nichols, Shana
Hepburn, Susan
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 95 pages.
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Mental Health
Anxiety
Abstract
This workbook is part of Facing Your Fears, a family-focused group therapy program that helps children with high-functioning autism and Asperger syndrome conquer their anxiety - and participate more fully in home, school, and community life.
ISBN
9781598571776
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 420 REA 2011a
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Al-Ghani, K.I., Al-Ghani, Haitham (Illustrator). Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ALG 2011
A resource for parents and teachers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to help them make and maintain friendships. Key problems addressed: sharing, taking turns, being a tattletale, obsessions, winning, losing, jealousy, personal space, tact, diplomacy, and defining friendship. ; Table…
Title
Learning about friendship
Subtitle
Stories to support social skills training in children with Asperger syndrome and high functioning autism
Author
Al-Ghani, K.I.
Al-Ghani, Haitham (Illustrator)
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 144 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Friendship
Child Social Behaviour
Social Skills
Abstract
A resource for parents and teachers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to help them make and maintain friendships. Key problems addressed: sharing, taking turns, being a tattletale, obsessions, winning, losing, jealousy, personal space, tact, diplomacy, and defining friendship.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 The dinosaurs: A story about starting school and learning to share
Chapter 2 Spit and chase: A story about joining in playground games
Chapter 3 Golden hour: A story about winnin/losing, taking turns and managing anger
Chapter 4 Timothy Tattletale: A story about when to tell
Chapter 5 Too much Thomas the Tank Engine: A story about obsessions
Chapter 6 Ablutions: A story about personal hygiene
Chapter 7: Space invaders: A story about personal space
Chapter 8 Billy Blunt: A story about using tact and diplomacy
Chapter 9 The Barbie club: A story about being taken advantage of
Chapter 10 The beach ball: A story about jealousy and what makes a friend
Notes
Copy 1: 012128 is missing 7/Nov/2014 (RL)
ISBN
9781849051453
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ALG 2011
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Giler, Janet Z. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2011. Revised Edition. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 275 GIL 2011
Provides a program for parents and educators to teach kids with special needs the hidden rules of social behavior. Designed to be used with children aged eight through thirteen.
Title
Socially ADDept
Subtitle
Teaching social skills to children with ADHD, LD, and Asperger's
Author
Giler, Janet Z.
Edition
Revised Edition
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 208 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Abstract
Provides a program for parents and educators to teach kids with special needs the hidden rules of social behavior. Designed to be used with children aged eight through thirteen.
ISBN
978-0-470-59683-8
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 275 GIL 2011
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Social Thinking Thinksheets for tweens and teens : Learningh to read in between the social lines

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121581
Winner, Michelle Garcia. Santa Clara, CA: Social Thinking Publishing , 2011. (Book, CD ROM) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2011
Thinksheets for Tweens and Teens focuses on the social issues and challenges faced by pre-adolescents and adolescents and introduces social concepts and strategies that can help individuals navigate these tricky years. Social rules and expectations change with age; thinking and behavior that was ap…
Title
Social Thinking Thinksheets for tweens and teens : Learningh to read in between the social lines
Author
Winner, Michelle Garcia
Place
Santa Clara, CA
Publisher
Social Thinking Publishing
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
191 pages, and 1 CD ROM
Topics
Language/Communication
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Thinksheets for Tweens and Teens focuses on the social issues and challenges faced by pre-adolescents and adolescents and introduces social concepts and strategies that can help individuals navigate these tricky years. Social rules and expectations change with age; thinking and behavior that was appropriate in elementary school can quickly become inappropriate and unexpected as students move into middle and high school. We developed these Thinksheets to help educators, therapists, and parents encourage more mature social thinking and related shifts in their students? social skills. The Thinksheets explore a wide range of topics, starting with the basic Social Thinking understanding of the Four Steps of Communication, to exploring the hidden rules of the classroom and when is it okay to correct others. Chapters include What Is Social Communication?, Problem Solving, Lessons on Emotions, Different Perspectives, Being Bossy and Jerky, Lessons on Friendships, The Social Fake and Other Tricks, and Participating in Groups. There are more than 160 Thinksheets across these 8 sections, and all are included on the Mac/PC friendly CD that comes with the book. Material in this book may be used by older students who are less mature or who learn this type of information more slowly.
ISBN
978-1936943166
Language
English
Material Type
Book
CD ROM
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2011
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My brother is different: A parents' guide to help children cope with an Autistic sibling

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112379
Morvay, Barbara J., Confora, Lisa (ill.), Daubner, Jeanne B. Ashland, Ohio: BookMasters, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 MOR 2010
This book aims to help families cope with the overwhelming feelings, fears, and everyday life as experienced by their non-Autistic child. It will assist the parent with acknowledging fundamental yet painful truths while assisting their non-Autistic child cope with the life he or she lives.
Title
My brother is different: A parents' guide to help children cope with an Autistic sibling
Author
Morvay, Barbara J.
Confora, Lisa (ill.)
Daubner, Jeanne B.
Place
Ashland, Ohio
Publisher
BookMasters, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 73 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Picture Books
Abstract
This book aims to help families cope with the overwhelming feelings, fears, and everyday life as experienced by their non-Autistic child. It will assist the parent with acknowledging fundamental yet painful truths while assisting their non-Autistic child cope with the life he or she lives.
ISBN
9780970958211
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 MOR 2010
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Early start Denver model for young children with autism: Promoting language, learning and engagement

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113191
Rogers, Sally J., Dawson, Geraldine. New York, NY: The Guildford Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ROG 2010
Supported by the principles of developmental psychology and applied behavior analysis, ESDM's intensive teaching interventions are delivered within play-based, relationship-focused routines. The manual provides structured, hands-on strategies for working with very young children in individual and g…
Title
Early start Denver model for young children with autism: Promoting language, learning and engagement
Author
Rogers, Sally J.
Dawson, Geraldine
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guildford Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 297 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Developmental Disability
Abstract
Supported by the principles of developmental psychology and applied behavior analysis, ESDM's intensive teaching interventions are delivered within play-based, relationship-focused routines. The manual provides structured, hands-on strategies for working with very young children in individual and group settings to promote development in such key domains as imitation; communication; social, cognitive, and motor skills; adaptive behavior; and play.
ISBN
9781606236314
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ROG 2010
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Robinson, Shelagh., Valade, Danielle (Photographer), Robinson, S. (Photographer). Montreal, QC: Mirror Read , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 257 ROB 2010
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Writte…
Title
My middle name is truck
Author
Robinson, Shelagh.
Valade, Danielle (Photographer)
Robinson, S. (Photographer)
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
Mirror Read
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Paperback: coil binding (unpaged)
Series
Mirror Read Adventure Books
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Perceptual Ability
Child Development
Abstract
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Written by a psychologist specializing in visual perception. The author has explored the links between eye behaviours and psychological and emotional outcomes.
Notes
The link below is a youtube video showing how to use the resource.
ISBN
9780986712821
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://youtu.be/eXy9BZF-MBI
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 257 ROB 2010
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Robinson, Shelagh, Robinson, Shelagh (Photographer). Montreal, QC: Mirror Read , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 257 MRP 2010
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Writte…
Title
Mr Puff and Mr Peeve
Subtitle
The double-sided dog
Author
Robinson, Shelagh
Robinson, Shelagh (Photographer)
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
Mirror Read
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: coil binding [21 p.]
Series
Mirror Read Adventure Books
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Perceptual Ability
Child Development
Abstract
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Written by a psychologist specializing in visual perception. The author has explored the links between eye behaviours and psychological and emotional outcomes.
Notes
The link below is a youtube video showing how to use the resource.
ISBN
9780986712807
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://youtu.be/eXy9BZF-MBI
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 257 MRP 2010
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Shapiro, Ouisie, Vote, Steven (Photographer). Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman & Company , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 SHA 2009
Using photos of family members and the words of children as young as six, the author shows the ups and downs of life with someone who has autism. The book contains interviews with the non-autistic child in more than 10 sibling pairs, and has color photographs of the kids interacting. Written in the…
Title
Autism and me
Subtitle
Sibling stories
Author
Shapiro, Ouisie
Vote, Steven (Photographer)
Place
Morton Grove, IL
Publisher
Albert Whitman & Company
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p., ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Using photos of family members and the words of children as young as six, the author shows the ups and downs of life with someone who has autism. The book contains interviews with the non-autistic child in more than 10 sibling pairs, and has color photographs of the kids interacting. Written in the first person, the essays tell of brothers who behave differently and “can’t do things,” sisters who aren’t able to speak, and children who throw tantrums and are made fun of by others.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 9-12
ISBN
9780807504871
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 SHA 2009
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Why does Izzy cover her ears? Dealing with sensory overload

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111481
Veenendall, Jennifer. Shawnee Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Publishing Co. , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 100.5 VEE 2009
Written by a school-based occupational therapist (OT), this illustrated book offers insights about sensory modulation difficulties, including many on the autism spectrum. Izzy is in the first grade and her behavior is often misunderstood as she tries to cope with sensory overload in her new surrou…
Title
Why does Izzy cover her ears? Dealing with sensory overload
Author
Veenendall, Jennifer
Place
Shawnee Mission, KS
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Co.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 39 p.: ill.
Topics
Nervous System/Nervous System Diseases-Children
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Picture Books
Abstract
Written by a school-based occupational therapist (OT), this illustrated book offers insights about sensory modulation difficulties, including many on the autism spectrum. Izzy is in the first grade and her behavior is often misunderstood as she tries to cope with sensory overload in her new surroundings. A useful resource for occupational therapists, teachers, educators and parents to share with children. Includes resources for adults, suggested discussion questions and lists of related books and web sites.
Notes
For ages 5-10 years.
ISBN
9781934575468
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 100.5 VEE 2009
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Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111388
Nichols, Shana, Moravcik, Gina Marie, Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 NIC 2009
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensor…
Title
Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years
Author
Nichols, Shana
Moravcik, Gina Marie
Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 351 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Young Adults
Abstract
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensory sensitivities, and social difficulties. It provides professional perspectives as well as personal experiences from mothers, daughters and educators. Written for families and their daughters with ASDs, as well as the teachers and professionals who work with them.
ISBN
9781843108559
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 NIC 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 16, 2019
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 14, 2017
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Homeschooling the child with autism: Answers to the top questions parents and professionals ask

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111389
Schetter, Patricia, Lighthall, Kandis. San Fransisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 SCH 2009
This practical guide answers parents' and professionals' questions about teaching children with autism spectrum disorders at home. The book helps parents decide whether to home educate and guides them through the process of setting up and maintaining an effective homeschool program. Contains tips a…
Title
Homeschooling the child with autism: Answers to the top questions parents and professionals ask
Author
Schetter, Patricia
Lighthall, Kandis
Place
San Fransisco, CA
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 259 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Education. Schools
Abstract
This practical guide answers parents' and professionals' questions about teaching children with autism spectrum disorders at home. The book helps parents decide whether to home educate and guides them through the process of setting up and maintaining an effective homeschool program. Contains tips and suggestions from parents who have successfully homeschooled their children with ASD as well as lists of resources.
ISBN
9780470292563
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 SCH 2009
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Play and imagination in children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120896
Wolfberg, Pamela J. New York , NY | Overland Park, KA: Teachers College Press , 2009. Second. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WOL 2009
This now classic text remains a cornerstone of continued efforts to develop inclusive peer play programs for children on the autism spectrum. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the significant new developments that have transpired in the field of autism. Notable additions to…
Title
Play and imagination in children with autism
Alternate Title
Play & imagination
Author
Wolfberg, Pamela J
Edition
Second
Place
New York , NY
Overland Park, KA
Publisher
Teachers College Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 202 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Play/Activities
Education. School
Abstract
This now classic text remains a cornerstone of continued efforts to develop inclusive peer play programs for children on the autism spectrum. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the significant new developments that have transpired in the field of autism. Notable additions to the text include an updated description of the Integrated Play Groups (IPG) model and related research; and examination of the nature of autism and play from past to present, with major updates on incidence, diagnosis, and characteristics; and a comprehensive review of play interventions.
ISBN
9780807749418
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WOL 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support and Resource Centre On Loan, due September 12, 2019
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Dinosaur Diego: The world's smartest dude

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111347
Bobula, Jill, Bobula, Katherine, Hall, Rob (ill.). Napean, ON: Wildberry Productions , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 BOB 2008
This is a story about an amazing boy who knows endless tidbits about dinosaurs. He's known as the child expert on dinosaurs. Diego also has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism.
Title
Dinosaur Diego: The world's smartest dude
Author
Bobula, Jill
Bobula, Katherine
Hall, Rob (ill.)
Place
Napean, ON
Publisher
Wildberry Productions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: [34] p. (ill.)
Series
We Are Powerful
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This is a story about an amazing boy who knows endless tidbits about dinosaurs. He's known as the child expert on dinosaurs. Diego also has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism.
ISBN
9780978409562
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 BOB 2008
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About me and you...and my friends too!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113820

http://www.watchmelearn.com/

[United States]: Watch Me Learn, Inc. , 2008. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2008
About Me and you is a comprehensive teaching video with original music, a vocabulary section, a fun teaching session and peer activities in every scenario. Viewers learn about the items in each scene, how to complete the skill and then how to use the skill in every-day life with peers. ; In additio…
Title
About me and you...and my friends too!
Place
[United States]
Publisher
Watch Me Learn, Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
2 DVDs (57 min.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
About Me and you is a comprehensive teaching video with original music, a vocabulary section, a fun teaching session and peer activities in every scenario. Viewers learn about the items in each scene, how to complete the skill and then how to use the skill in every-day life with peers.
In addition to teaching the specific skills targeted, About Me and You teaches many additional lessons because it has three different sections of video for each scenario and it teaches within a comfortable, familiar, social environment. Learning the target skills is fun when it involves friends!
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.watchmelearn.com/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

http://www.watchmelearn.com/

[United States]: Watch Me Learn, Inc. , 2008. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2008b
Look... Listen... I can do it! is a comprehensive teaching video with original music, a vocabulary section, a fun teaching session and peer activities in every scenario. Viewers learn about the items in each scene, how to complete the skill and then how to use the skill in every-day life with peers…
Title
Look...listen...I can do it!
Place
[United States]
Publisher
Watch Me Learn, Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
1 DVD (1 hr. 21 min.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Look... Listen... I can do it! is a comprehensive teaching video with original music, a vocabulary section, a fun teaching session and peer activities in every scenario. Viewers learn about the items in each scene, how to complete the skill and then how to use the skill in every-day life with peers.
In addition to teaching the specific skills targeted, Look... Listen... I can do it! teaches many additional lessons because it has three different sections of video for each scenario and it teaches within a comfortable, familiar, social environment. Learning the target skills is fun when it involves friends!
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.watchmelearn.com/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WAC 2008b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The way I see it: A personal look at autism & Asperger's

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111378
Grandin, Temple. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons , 2008. 4th edition. (Video) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 GRA 2008
Author and autism advocate, Dr. Grandin discusses the "real issues" of autism. Based on personal experience as well as evidence-based research, she shares her insights on such topics as: sensory sensitivities and ways to remedy them; accommodation of neurological differences; disability versus bad …
Title
The way I see it: A personal look at autism & Asperger's
Author
Grandin, Temple
Edition
4th edition
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
DVD (90 min.) and booklet
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Author and autism advocate, Dr. Grandin discusses the "real issues" of autism. Based on personal experience as well as evidence-based research, she shares her insights on such topics as: sensory sensitivities and ways to remedy them; accommodation of neurological differences; disability versus bad behaviour; alternative versus conventional medicine; employment.
Notes
Booklet is author's powerpoint presentation
ISBN
9781932565782
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 GRA 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due August 22, 2019
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Kid-friendly ADHD & autism cookbook: The ultimate guide to the gluten-free, casein-free diet

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110046
Compart, Pamela J., Laake, Dana. Gloucester, MA: Fair Winds Press , 2009. 2nd Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 220 COM 2009
Recipes for children with ADHD and autism which are gluten-free and casein-free. The book explains the diet, why it works and how to follow it.
Title
Kid-friendly ADHD & autism cookbook: The ultimate guide to the gluten-free, casein-free diet
Author
Compart, Pamela J.
Laake, Dana.
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
Gloucester, MA
Publisher
Fair Winds Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback, 352 p. : ill.
Topics
Cookbooks
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Gluten-Free Diet
Abstract
Recipes for children with ADHD and autism which are gluten-free and casein-free. The book explains the diet, why it works and how to follow it.
ISBN
9781592332236
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 220 COM 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due July 12, 2019
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Moore-Mallinos, Jennifer, Fabrega, Marta (illustrator). Hauppage, NY: Barron's Educational Series, Inc. , 2008. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 MOO 2008
This book describes an autistic child from his brother's point of view. It talks about ways autistic kids can be helped and how they can better relate to their family and surroundings.
Title
My brother is autistic
Author
Moore-Mallinos, Jennifer
Fabrega, Marta (illustrator)
Place
Hauppage, NY
Publisher
Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 32 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Abstract
This book describes an autistic child from his brother's point of view. It talks about ways autistic kids can be helped and how they can better relate to their family and surroundings.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 4-8
ISBN
9780764140440
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 MOO 2008
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Winner, Michelle Garcia. San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing Inc. , 2008. 2nd Printing. (Kit) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 WIN 2008
This book provides methods for teaching social thinking to students with high functioning autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD and others, diagnosed and undiagnosed, with social thinking challenges. Building upon Thinking About YOU Thinking About ME, the book sequences through eight chapters and 69 le…
Title
Think social!
Subtitle
A social thinking curriculum for school-age students
Author
Winner, Michelle Garcia
Edition
2nd Printing
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 338 p. (Appendices G1-30, B1-6); CD-ROM
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Abstract
This book provides methods for teaching social thinking to students with high functioning autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD and others, diagnosed and undiagnosed, with social thinking challenges. Building upon Thinking About YOU Thinking About ME, the book sequences through eight chapters and 69 lessons that help students start to explore the basics of working and thinking in a group. Each chapter addresses how to use and interpret language (verbal and non-verbal) to further understand the communicative context. The range of lessons spans from kindergarten through adulthood. Users are encouraged to modify some activities to better fit the age of the students.
Notes
For parents and professionals.
All ages
See also: Worksheets for teaching social thinking and related skills.
Nov 8 2011 - Copy 1 CD is cracked but playable
ISBN
0970132042
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 WIN 2008
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The potty journey: Guide to toilet training children with special needs, including autism and related disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111386
Coucouvanis, Judith A. Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2008. (Book) — 3 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 COU 2008
This book is a systematic and comprehensive toilet training guidebook, that addresses the challenges associated with toilet training children with autism and related disorders. Understanding that typical strategies are frequently ineffective when used with children with special needs, this resource…
Title
The potty journey: Guide to toilet training children with special needs, including autism and related disorders
Author
Coucouvanis, Judith A.
Place
Mission, KS
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 148 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Toilet Training
Abstract
This book is a systematic and comprehensive toilet training guidebook, that addresses the challenges associated with toilet training children with autism and related disorders. Understanding that typical strategies are frequently ineffective when used with children with special needs, this resource offers practical, step-by-step suggestions and ideas that have produced positive results.
Notes
*June 11, 2012 - Item 005270 listed as missing
ISBN
9781934575161
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 COU 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 12, 2019
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Making autism a gift: Inspiring children to believe in themselves and lead happy, fulfilling lives

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110044
Cimera, Robert Evert. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 CIM 2007
A book about a child diagnosed with autism, James Williams, who was a violent, non-verbal toddler to a feeling, talking adolescent. He now speaks about autism at schools, conferences and parent support groups.
Title
Making autism a gift: Inspiring children to believe in themselves and lead happy, fulfilling lives
Author
Cimera, Robert Evert
Place
Lanham, MD
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover; viii, 291 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
A book about a child diagnosed with autism, James Williams, who was a violent, non-verbal toddler to a feeling, talking adolescent. He now speaks about autism at schools, conferences and parent support groups.
ISBN
9780742552999
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 CIM 2007
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Right from the start: Behavioral intervention for young children with autism: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111083
Harris, Sandra, Weiss, Mary Jane. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House Inc , 2007. 2nd Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2007
Parents of young children-ages 18 months to 5 years-recently diagnosed with autism, face the critical decision of which educational treatment program to choose for their child. This guides parents through this complex decision-making process. The book includes the latest research on the benefits of…
Title
Right from the start: Behavioral intervention for young children with autism: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Harris, Sandra
Weiss, Mary Jane
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House Inc
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback: 175 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Parents of young children-ages 18 months to 5 years-recently diagnosed with autism, face the critical decision of which educational treatment program to choose for their child. This guides parents through this complex decision-making process. The book includes the latest research on the benefits of Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention, the types of instruction used (naturalistic instruction and other teaching methods that complement ABA), home-based professionals and their credentials, school-based programs, and more.
ISBN
9781890627805
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2007
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Understanding regulation disorders of sensory processing in children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110378
Reebye, Pratibha, Stalker, Aileen. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 100.5 REE 2008
Children with Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing struggle to regulate their emotions and behaviors in response to sensory stimulation. This book explains how to recognize these disorders, which are often misdiagnosed, and offers practical ways of helping children with regulation disorders. …
Title
Understanding regulation disorders of sensory processing in children
Subtitle
Management strategies for parents and professionals
Author
Reebye, Pratibha
Stalker, Aileen
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback, 158 p.
Topics
Nervous System/Nervous System Diseases-Children
Child Behaviour
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Child Behaviour
Abstract
Children with Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing struggle to regulate their emotions and behaviors in response to sensory stimulation. This book explains how to recognize these disorders, which are often misdiagnosed, and offers practical ways of helping children with regulation disorders.
The authors explain the distinguishing characteristics, symptoms, diagnosis, assessment and treatment approaches for the disorder. Focusing on early intervention, they present a range of management strategies for sensory sensitivities, motor problems, over- or under-reaction, and extremes of behavior. These practical strategies for parents and professionals will help children with regulation disorders integrate and succeed in the family, at school and in the community.
ISBN
9781843105213
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Call Number
FM 100.5 REE 2008
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