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Teaching students with autism: A resource guide for schools

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109339

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/autism.pdf

British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch. [Victoria, BC]: British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch , 2000. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
A guide describing the key ideas and teaching methods to be used with autistic children. It covers autism, characteristics of autism, planning support for students with autism, managing challenging behaviour, and case studies.
Title
Teaching students with autism: A resource guide for schools
Corporate Author
British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch
Place
[Victoria, BC]
Publisher
British Columbia. Ministry of Education. Special Programs Branch
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback: 136 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Education. Schools
Autism
Abstract
A guide describing the key ideas and teaching methods to be used with autistic children. It covers autism, characteristics of autism, planning support for students with autism, managing challenging behaviour, and case studies.
ISBN
077264117X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/specialed/docs/autism.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
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Prepare to launch: Resource guide for parents of adolescents with ASD

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114408

http://infinitypediatrics.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Prepare-to-Launch-Guide.pdf

The Ability Hub. The Ability Hub , 2015. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This Guide is intended for parents of adolescent children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who wish to better understand the process of navigating the transition between the teenage years and young adulthood. It was inspired by the courage and positive spirit of all families who support the grow…
Title
Prepare to launch: Resource guide for parents of adolescents with ASD
Corporate Author
The Ability Hub
Publisher
The Ability Hub
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file; 101 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This Guide is intended for parents of adolescent children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who wish to better understand the process of navigating the transition between the teenage years and young adulthood. It was inspired by the courage and positive spirit of all families who support the growth and development of their sons and daughters with ASD.
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://infinitypediatrics.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Prepare-to-Launch-Guide.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.aota.org/Practice/Children-Youth/Autism.aspx

American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
With so many practitioners working with persons with autism, AOTA has developed extensive resources on this topic, and this page organizes all of these resources in one area.
Title
Autism resources
Corporate Author
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
Publisher
American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
Year Published
2016
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
With so many practitioners working with persons with autism, AOTA has developed extensive resources on this topic, and this page organizes all of these resources in one area.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.aota.org/Practice/Children-Youth/Autism.aspx
Audience
Professional

Asperger's Syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106884
Attwood, Tony. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2002. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ATT 2002
Clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Attwood presents a three-hour workshop covering characteristics and diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome. Dr. Attwood offers suggestions for communicating with and developing social skills in children and adults with Asperger's syndrome.
Title
Asperger's Syndrome: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Attwood, Tony
Corporate Author
Future Horizons, Inc.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
1 DVD: 190 min.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Attwood presents a three-hour workshop covering characteristics and diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome. Dr. Attwood offers suggestions for communicating with and developing social skills in children and adults with Asperger's syndrome.
Notes
Includes a 9 minute segment about the life of Dr. Attwood
ISBN
9781885477934
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ATT 2002
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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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, 1 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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Kelty's recommended resources: Autism Spectrum Disorder

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114407

https://keltymentalhealth.ca/collection/keltys-recommended-resources-autism-spectrum-disorder

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre. Vancouver, BC: Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This link contains all Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre search results on autism.
Title
Kelty's recommended resources: Autism Spectrum Disorder
Corporate Author
Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This link contains all Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre search results on autism.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
https://keltymentalhealth.ca/collection/keltys-recommended-resources-autism-spectrum-disorder
Audience
Patient or Public

TalkAbility: People skills for verbal children on the autism spectrum: A guide for parents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110393
Sussman, Fern. Toronto, ON: The Hanen Program , 2006. (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 FER 2006
This information guide is for parents and caregivers of young children who have difficulty socializing and interacting with others. TalkAbility offers simple approaches to parents in helping their children develop better social skills for engaging in conversations and making friends. The ideas in …
Title
TalkAbility: People skills for verbal children on the autism spectrum: A guide for parents
Author
Sussman, Fern
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
The Hanen Program
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 202 p. : ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Language/Communication
Abstract
This information guide is for parents and caregivers of young children who have difficulty socializing and interacting with others. TalkAbility offers simple approaches to parents in helping their children develop better social skills for engaging in conversations and making friends. The ideas in this book are useful for children with a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome (AS), High Functioning Autism (HFA), Nonverbal Learning Disorder (NLD), or no diagnosis at all.
ISBN
0921145322
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 FER 2006
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Toilet training for individuals with autism or other developmental issues: A comprehensive guide for parents & teachers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110358
Wheeler, Maria. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2007. 2nd edition. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WHE 2007
This book guides the parent/educator through the special difficulties encountered when toilet training a child with autism.
Title
Toilet training for individuals with autism or other developmental issues: A comprehensive guide for parents & teachers
Author
Wheeler, Maria
Edition
2nd edition
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 133 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Toilet Training
Abstract
This book guides the parent/educator through the special difficulties encountered when toilet training a child with autism.
ISBN
9781932565492
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
FM 272 WHE 2007
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 January 13, 2020
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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
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Everyday solutions: A practical guide for families of children with autism spectrum disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112561
Small, Mindy, Kontente, Lisa. Shawnee Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 SMA 2003
This manual offers practical approaches to families struggling to help their children solve the many puzzles of daily living. The strategies and selected examples and vignettes provide parents with a foundation for building more precise and effective teaching methods.
Title
Everyday solutions: A practical guide for families of children with autism spectrum disorders
Author
Small, Mindy
Kontente, Lisa
Place
Shawnee Mission, KS
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover: 111 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Parenting
Autism
Abstract
This manual offers practical approaches to families struggling to help their children solve the many puzzles of daily living. The strategies and selected examples and vignettes provide parents with a foundation for building more precise and effective teaching methods.
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 SMA 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support and Resource Centre Available

Build your own life: A self-help guide for individuals with Asperger's syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106364
Lawson, Wendy. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2003. (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 LAW 2003
This book provides practical advice on how to cope in the adult world with Asperger's Syndrome. The author, who has Asperger's Syndrome, discusses how to relate to others, how to use support from others, and how to assess personal skills in order to develop a suitable career.
Title
Build your own life: A self-help guide for individuals with Asperger's syndrome
Author
Lawson, Wendy
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 176 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.44 x 9.36 x 6.14
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book provides practical advice on how to cope in the adult world with Asperger's Syndrome. The author, who has Asperger's Syndrome, discusses how to relate to others, how to use support from others, and how to assess personal skills in order to develop a suitable career.
ISBN
1843101149
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 LAW 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due September 07, 2018
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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) — 3 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
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.
ISBN
9781575423852
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 VER 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Missing
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 27, 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, 1 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 Missing
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due February 11, 2020
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due December 11, 2019
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Making sense of sex: A forthright guide to puberty, sex and relationships for people with Asperger's Syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113155
Attwood, Sarah, Powell, Jonathan (Ill.). London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GK 305 ATT 2008
Puberty is a time of huge change in the physical body, in emotional experience and in social relationships. Having an understanding of these developments and learning how to deal with them is essential, and for people with Asperger's syndrome it can be a challenge to get to grips with the social an…
Title
Making sense of sex: A forthright guide to puberty, sex and relationships for people with Asperger's Syndrome
Author
Attwood, Sarah
Powell, Jonathan (Ill.)
Place
London
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Soft cover: 311 p.
Topics
Sex Education
Puberty
Sexual Health
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Young Adults
Abstract
Puberty is a time of huge change in the physical body, in emotional experience and in social relationships. Having an understanding of these developments and learning how to deal with them is essential, and for people with Asperger's syndrome it can be a challenge to get to grips with the social and emotional aspects of puberty, sex and relationships.This book is ideal for those who need clear, detailed explanations and direct answers to the many questions raised by puberty and sexual maturity. Sarah Attwood describes developments in both the male and female body, and explains how to maintain hygiene and personal care, and to promote general good health. She examines emotional changes, including moods and sexual feelings, and provides comprehensive information on sex, sexual health and reproduction. She looks at the nature of friendship, how it changes from childhood to adulthood and its importance as a basis for sexual encounter. She also offers coping strategies for different social experiences, from bullying to dating, and includes essential tips on the politics of mature behaviour, such as knowing the difference between public and personal topics of conversation. Making Sense of Sex is a thorough guide written in unambiguous language with helpful diagrams, explanations and practical advice for young people approaching puberty and beyond.
ISBN
9781843103745
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GK 305 ATT 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Helping children with autism learn: Treatment approaches for parents and professionals: A guide to autistic learning disabilities and finding the right method for your child's learning style

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110051
Siegel, Bryna. New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2003. (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 SIE 2003
Written by the director of an autism clinic in California, this book provides information about a wide range of topics related to autism and learning. It discusses current best strategies to allow parents and professionals an opportunity to provide support for autistic children in their development…
Title
Helping children with autism learn: Treatment approaches for parents and professionals: A guide to autistic learning disabilities and finding the right method for your child's learning style
Author
Siegel, Bryna
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: xii, 498 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Written by the director of an autism clinic in California, this book provides information about a wide range of topics related to autism and learning. It discusses current best strategies to allow parents and professionals an opportunity to provide support for autistic children in their development and learning. Of interest to parents, teachers and health profesionals.
ISBN
9780195325065
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 SIE 2003
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, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & 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
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 SUS 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Kids in the syndrome mix of ADHD, LD, Asperger's, Tourette's, bipolar, and more!: The one stop guide for parents, teachers, and other professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109147
Kutscher, Martin L., Attwood, Tony (contributor), Wolff, Robert (contributor). London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2005. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 800 KUT 2005
Written for parents and educators, this book is a guide to the whole range of often co-existing neuro-behavioral disorders in children-from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), obsessive-compulsive disorder, and bipolar disorder, to autistic spectrum disorders, nonverbal learning disabi…
Title
Kids in the syndrome mix of ADHD, LD, Asperger's, Tourette's, bipolar, and more!: The one stop guide for parents, teachers, and other professionals
Author
Kutscher, Martin L.
Attwood, Tony (contributor)
Wolff, Robert (contributor)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Hardcover, 224 p.
Topics
Child Behaviour
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Tourette Syndrome. Gilles De La Tourette Syndrome
Manic-Depression. Bipolar Disorder
Abstract
Written for parents and educators, this book is a guide to the whole range of often co-existing neuro-behavioral disorders in children-from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), obsessive-compulsive disorder, and bipolar disorder, to autistic spectrum disorders, nonverbal learning disabilities, sensory integration problems, and executive dysfunction.
Contents: About the Authors. Introduction. 1. Diagnosis: General Principles. 2. Treatment: General Principles. 3. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). 4. Learning Disabilities (LD). 5. Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD)-An Overview. 6. Asperger's Syndrome and its treatment. 7. Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD). 8. Sensory Integration Dysfunction (SID). 9. Tics and Tourette's. 10. Depression. 11. Bipolar Depression (BD) 12. Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD). 13. Central Auditory Processing Disorders (CAPD). 14. Medications. Appendix: Quick Quiz on Executive Function. Further Reading: Books and Internet Resources. Index.
Notes
Oct 29, 2012 - item 004948 listed as missing
ISBN
978-84310-810-8
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 800 KUT 2005
Copy 6 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 December 03, 2019
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Autism in the early years: A practical guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106102
Cumine, Val, Leach, Julia, Stevenson, Gill. London, UK: David Fulton Publishers , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 CUM 2000
This resource outlines the characteristics of autism from the early years. It considers the nature of autism and the issues surrounding assessment and diagnosis. Finally, it offers intervention strategies for at home and other settings.
Title
Autism in the early years: A practical guide
Author
Cumine, Val
Leach, Julia
Stevenson, Gill
Place
London, UK
Publisher
David Fulton Publishers
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Softcover; 108p. : ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This resource outlines the characteristics of autism from the early years. It considers the nature of autism and the issues surrounding assessment and diagnosis. Finally, it offers intervention strategies for at home and other settings.
Notes
Audience: counselling professionals, educators, medical professionals and parents.
ISBN
1853465992
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 CUM 2000
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Freaks, geeks and asperger syndrome: A user guide to adolescence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106348
Jackson, Luke, Attwood, Tony. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2002. (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
YOUTH FM 272 JAC 2002
Jackson, a 13-year-old from the UK, is one of seven children. He has asperger syndrome (AS), one of his brothers has attention deficit disorder (ADHD), and another is autistic. Jackson's conversational and humorous text offers helpful insights into the challenges faced by those with AS, on such top…
Title
Freaks, geeks and asperger syndrome: A user guide to adolescence
Author
Jackson, Luke
Attwood, Tony
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: 240 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.55 x 9.11 x 6.16
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Young Adults
Abstract
Jackson, a 13-year-old from the UK, is one of seven children. He has asperger syndrome (AS), one of his brothers has attention deficit disorder (ADHD), and another is autistic. Jackson's conversational and humorous text offers helpful insights into the challenges faced by those with AS, on such topics as fascinations and fixations, sensory perception, diet, sleep, teenage language, problems with socializing at school, homework, dealing with bullies, dating, and moral dilemmas. Written for youth with AS, and for their parents.
ISBN
9781843100980
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
YOUTH FM 272 JAC 2002
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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, 2 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
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Life journey through autism: A parent's guide to research

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109630
Danya International. Silver Spring, MD: Danya International Inc./Organization for Autism Research , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DAN 2003
URL Notes
Click onto the link above to view.
This publication helps parents of children with autism to navigate through the world of research. This guide presents a basic understanding of the purpose of research, how it is conducted, and criteria upon which to judge the value of research. With this information, it is hoped that the parent wi…
Title
Life journey through autism: A parent's guide to research
Author
Danya International
Place
Silver Spring, MD
Publisher
Danya International Inc./Organization for Autism Research
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover; coil binding; 84 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This publication helps parents of children with autism to navigate through the world of research. This guide presents a basic understanding of the purpose of research, how it is conducted, and criteria upon which to judge the value of research. With this information, it is hoped that the parent will be better prepared to ask the right questions about specific interventions and treatments for the child with autism.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click onto the link above to view.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 DAN 2003
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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. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
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
PDF 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
Online
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

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

Helping a child with nonverbal learning disorder or Asperger's Syndrome: A parent's guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104702
Stewart, Kathryn. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 STE 2002
Guide to help parents acquire the essential skills they need to help their child cope with the symptoms of NLD or Asperger's Syndrome and lead a full and satisfying life.
Title
Helping a child with nonverbal learning disorder or Asperger's Syndrome: A parent's guide
Author
Stewart, Kathryn
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications, Inc.
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback, 180 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Language/Communication
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Guide to help parents acquire the essential skills they need to help their child cope with the symptoms of NLD or Asperger's Syndrome and lead a full and satisfying life.
ISBN
1572242779
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 STE 2002
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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, 1 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
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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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Video modelling and behaviour analysis: A guide to teaching social skills to children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110941
Nikopoulos, Christos, Keenan, Mickey. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2006. (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 NIK 2006
For parents of autistic children and the professionals working with them, this book introduces a behaviour change technique. The authors have developed videotaped rather than 'live' scenarios for the child to observe, in order to concentrate the focus of attention for the child with autism and to …
Title
Video modelling and behaviour analysis: A guide to teaching social skills to children with autism
Author
Nikopoulos, Christos
Keenan, Mickey
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 205 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Children's Psychological Development
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
For parents of autistic children and the professionals working with them, this book introduces a behaviour change technique. The authors have developed videotaped rather than 'live' scenarios for the child to observe, in order to concentrate the focus of attention for the child with autism and to create a stimulus for learning. Illustrative case examples are supported by detailed diagrams and photographs.
ISBN
1843103389
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 NIK 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment On Loan, due February 03, 2020
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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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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

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 February 06, 2020

Visual strategies for improving communication: Practical supports for school and home

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106020
Hodgdon, Linda A. Troy, MI: Quirk Roberts Publishing , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 HOD 1995
This "how-to" book was designed to assist Teacher, Speech-Language Pathologists and parents in devising solutions to the communication and self-management challenges common to students who experience autism and other moderate to severe communication disorders.
Title
Visual strategies for improving communication: Practical supports for school and home
Author
Hodgdon, Linda A.
Place
Troy, MI
Publisher
Quirk Roberts Publishing
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
ix, 230 p. : ill.
Series
Visual strategies series
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This "how-to" book was designed to assist Teacher, Speech-Language Pathologists and parents in devising solutions to the communication and self-management challenges common to students who experience autism and other moderate to severe communication disorders.
Notes
Audience: counselling professionals, educators, parents and support workers.
June 21/13 - Copy 4 barcode 003254 listed as missing.
ISBN
0961678615
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 HOD 1995
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Peer play and the autism spectrum:|The art of guiding children's socialization and imagination, integrated play groups field manual

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109455
Wolfberg, Pamela J. Shawnee Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Pub. Co , 2003. (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 WOL 2003
This practical guide offers an introduction to the basic principles, tools and techniques that comprise the Integrated Play Groups model, designed to support children of diverse ages and abilities on the autism spectrum (novice players) in mutually enjoyed play experiences with typical peers and si…
Title
Peer play and the autism spectrum:
The art of guiding children's socialization and imagination, integrated play groups field manual
Author
Wolfberg, Pamela J
Place
Shawnee Mission, KS
Publisher
Autism Asperger Pub. Co
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback; 264 p. : ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Play/Activities
Abstract
This practical guide offers an introduction to the basic principles, tools and techniques that comprise the Integrated Play Groups model, designed to support children of diverse ages and abilities on the autism spectrum (novice players) in mutually enjoyed play experiences with typical peers and siblings (expert players). Small groups of children regularly play together under the guidance of an adult facilitator (play guide) through a carefully tailored system of support.
ISBN
193128217X
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 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Activity schedules for children with autism: Teaching independent behavior

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108317
McClannahan, Lynn E., Krantz, Patricia J. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 1999. (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 MCC 1999
This book introduces the concept of an activity schedule which is a set of pictures or words that cues a child to follow a sequence of activities. When activity schedules are mastered, children are more self-directed and purposeful in their home, school, and leisure activities-doing puzzles, intera…
Title
Activity schedules for children with autism: Teaching independent behavior
Author
McClannahan, Lynn E.
Krantz, Patricia J.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback; 117 p.
Series
Topics in Autism
Topics
Life Skills
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book introduces the concept of an activity schedule which is a set of pictures or words that cues a child to follow a sequence of activities. When activity schedules are mastered, children are more self-directed and purposeful in their home, school, and leisure activities-doing puzzles, interacting with classmates, and preparing food with minimal assistance from adults. In this book, parents and professionals find detailed instructions and examples to help them: assess a child's readiness to use activity schedules; prepare an activity schedule; understand graduated guidance; monitor progress; expand social skills; and progress to written schedules.
ISBN
093314993X
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 MCC 1999
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Everyday education: Visual support for children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110055
Dyrbjerg, Pernille, Vedel, Maria. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DYR 2007
This illustrated guide discusses educational support aids and strategies for children with autism. It builds on the need for visual support and visual structure, covering such areas as hygiene, dressing routines, preparation for school and meatimes, and establishing daily and weekly schedules.
Title
Everyday education: Visual support for children with autism
Author
Dyrbjerg, Pernille
Vedel, Maria
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: 125 p.: col. ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This illustrated guide discusses educational support aids and strategies for children with autism. It builds on the need for visual support and visual structure, covering such areas as hygiene, dressing routines, preparation for school and meatimes, and establishing daily and weekly schedules.
ISBN
9781843104575
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DYR 2007
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Embracing Asperger's: A primer for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111936
Bromfield, Richard. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BRO 2011
This resource offers strategies, insights, and points to remember in order to address common areas of difficulty, including creating a safe space, quieting sensory overload, quelling anxiety, connecting to feelings, promoting friendship, and feeding creativity in children with Asperger's. ; Table o…
Title
Embracing Asperger's: A primer for parents and professionals
Author
Bromfield, Richard
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 176 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This resource offers strategies, insights, and points to remember in order to address common areas of difficulty, including creating a safe space, quieting sensory overload, quelling anxiety, connecting to feelings, promoting friendship, and feeding creativity in children with Asperger's.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 The child's burden
Chapter 2 The child's view
Chapter 3 The parent's view
Chapter 4 The teacher's view
Chapter 5 Creating a safe place
Chapter 6 Treasuring precious goods
Chapter 7 Quieting sensory overload
Chapter 8 Quelling anxiety
Chapter 9 Facilitating communication
Chapter 10 Tending the intellect
Chapter 11 Connecting to feelings
Chapter 12 Promoting friendship
ISBN
9781849058186
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BRO 2011
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The social skills picture book for high school and beyond

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121492
Baker, Jed E. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2001. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2001b
This picture book appeals to the visual strengths of students on the autism spectrum, with color photos of students demonstrating various social skills in the correct (and sometimes incorrect) way. The skills depicted are meant to be read, role-played, corrected when necessary, role-played some mor…
Title
The social skills picture book for high school and beyond
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Softcover: 177 p. (ill.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Abstract
This picture book appeals to the visual strengths of students on the autism spectrum, with color photos of students demonstrating various social skills in the correct (and sometimes incorrect) way. The skills depicted are meant to be read, role-played, corrected when necessary, role-played some more and, finally, to be practiced by the student in real-life social situations. ?Thought bubbles? show what people are thinking during these interactions (not always what you hoped!). Practical, engaging, and down-to-earth, this is a valuable tool to help teens navigate the often-mysterious rules of social conduct in everyday situations.
ISBN
1-932565-35-3
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 BAK 2001b
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Worksheets for teaching social thinking and related skills

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111665
Winner, Michelle G. San Jose, CA: Michelle Garcia Winner , 2005. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2005
Provides parents and educators with ways to explore breaking down abstract social thinking concepts into concrete ways for students to work on them in individual sessions or larger groups. For teaching students with: high-functioning Autism; Asperger Syndrome; PDD-NOS; Non-verbal learning disabilit…
Title
Worksheets for teaching social thinking and related skills
Author
Winner, Michelle G.
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Michelle Garcia Winner
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
256 pages
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
Provides parents and educators with ways to explore breaking down abstract social thinking concepts into concrete ways for students to work on them in individual sessions or larger groups. For teaching students with: high-functioning Autism; Asperger Syndrome; PDD-NOS; Non-verbal learning disability, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, etc.
Notes
For parents and professionals.
Grades 4-12
See also: Think social! : A social thinking curriculum for school-age students
ISBN
0970132034
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2005
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due February 14, 2020
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due February 03, 2020
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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, 1 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 Available
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Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders (POPARD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114410

http://www.autismoutreach.ca/

Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders (POPARD). Delta, BC: Macdee Media Group (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
POPRAD provides consultation, training and support services to all public and independent schools across BC, with a primary focus on increasing the capacity of school district staff to support students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
Title
Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders (POPARD)
Corporate Author
Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders (POPARD)
Place
Delta, BC
Publisher
Macdee Media Group
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
POPRAD provides consultation, training and support services to all public and independent schools across BC, with a primary focus on increasing the capacity of school district staff to support students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.autismoutreach.ca/
Audience
Professional

Teach me language: A manual for children with autism, Asperger's syndrome and related developmental disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103876
Freeman, Sabrina, Dake, Lorelei. Langley, BC: SKF Books , 1997. (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 FRE 1997
"How To" manual for parents, teachers, therapists to attack language weaknesses common to children with pervasive developmental disorders.
Title
Teach me language: A manual for children with autism, Asperger's syndrome and related developmental disorders
Author
Freeman, Sabrina
Dake, Lorelei
Place
Langley, BC
Publisher
SKF Books
Year Published
1997
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
"How To" manual for parents, teachers, therapists to attack language weaknesses common to children with pervasive developmental disorders.
ISBN
0-9657565-0-5
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 FRE 1997
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Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 6-9

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104812
Hanken, Dennis, Kennedy, Judith. Minneapolis, MN: Educational Media Corporation , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 HAN 2000
These materials were designed to be used in elementary and middle school classrooms to prevent behaviour problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feel…
Title
Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 6-9
Author
Hanken, Dennis
Kennedy, Judith
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Educational Media Corporation
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
194p.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Young Adults-Social Behaviour
Child Social Behaviour
Social Skills
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
These materials were designed to be used in elementary and middle school classrooms to prevent behaviour problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feelings, Relieving Stress, Making Decisions, Replacement Skills for Aggression, lls for Aggression, and Self-Acceptance. The curriculum is built around the recommended best practices of establishing the need, modeling the skills, role playing the skill with feedback, and generalizing the skill through easy-to-teach, uniform format activities. Reproducible masters are provided to enhance many of the lessons. (73 lessons)
Notes
For Grades 6-9
ISBN
1930572018
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 HAN 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 1-3

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104837
Hanken, Dennis, Kennedy, Judith. Minneapolis, MN: Educational Media Corporation , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 HAN 1998a
These materials were designed to be used in elementary school classrooms to prevent behavior problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feelings, Reliev…
Title
Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 1-3
Author
Hanken, Dennis
Kennedy, Judith
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Educational Media Corporation
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
244p. : ill.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Social Behaviour
Language Communication
Social Skills
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
These materials were designed to be used in elementary school classrooms to prevent behavior problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feelings, Relieving Stress, Making Decisions, Replacement Skills for Aggression, and Self-Acceptance. The curriculum is built around the recommended best practices of establishing the need, modeling the skills, role playing the skill with feedback, and generalizing the skill through easy-to-teach, uniform format activities. Reproducible masters are provided to enhance many of the lessons. (77 lessons)
Notes
For Grades 1-3
ISBN
0932796877
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 HAN 1998a
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Do-watch-listen-say: Social and communication intervention for children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106016
Quill, Kathleen Ann. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brooks Publishing Co. , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 QUI 2000
This resource contains a set of questionnaires and checklists that allows interventionists to obtain a detailed profile of a child's abilities in more than 100 subskill areas and target specific social and communication skills for intervention.
Title
Do-watch-listen-say: Social and communication intervention for children with autism
Author
Quill, Kathleen Ann
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Paul H. Brooks Publishing Co.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 430 p. : ill.
Topics
Language/Communication
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This resource contains a set of questionnaires and checklists that allows interventionists to obtain a detailed profile of a child's abilities in more than 100 subskill areas and target specific social and communication skills for intervention.
ISBN
1557664536
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 QUI 2000
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Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 4 & 5

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106225
Hanken, Dennis, Kennedy, Judith. Minneapolis, MN: Educational Media Corporation , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 HAN 1998b
These materials were designed to be used in elementary school classrooms to prevent behavior problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feelings, Reliev…
Title
Getting to know you: Social skills curriculum for grades 4 & 5
Author
Hanken, Dennis
Kennedy, Judith
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Educational Media Corporation
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
180 p. : ill.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Social Behaviour
Language Communication
Social Skills
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
These materials were designed to be used in elementary school classrooms to prevent behavior problems before they occur. Lessons are designed to teach the skills needed for success in seven areas: Classroom Skills, Interpersonal Relationships/Friendships, Identifying and Expressing Feelings, Relieving Stress, Making Decisions, Replacement Skills for Aggression, and Self-Acceptance. The curriculum is built around the recommended best practices of establishing the need, modeling the skills, role playing the skill with feedback, and generalizing the skill through easy-to-teach, uniform format activities. Reproducible masters are provided to enhance many of the lessons. (77 lessons).
Notes
For Grades 4 & 5
ISBN
0932796885
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 HAN 1998b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Everybody is different: A book for young people who have brothers or sisters with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106342
Bleach, Fiona. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publishing Co. , 2001. (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 BLE 2001
This book is specially designed to give answers to the many questions of brothers and sisters of young people on the autistic spectrum. As well as explaining the characteristics of autism, it is full of helpful suggestions for making family life more comfortable for everyone concerned.
Title
Everybody is different: A book for young people who have brothers or sisters with autism
Author
Bleach, Fiona
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Co.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback: 79 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.25 x 8.00 x 5.75
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book is specially designed to give answers to the many questions of brothers and sisters of young people on the autistic spectrum. As well as explaining the characteristics of autism, it is full of helpful suggestions for making family life more comfortable for everyone concerned.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 8-14
ISBN
978193128206
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 BLE 2001
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106451
Myles, Brenda Smith, Southwick, Jack. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publisher Co. , 1999. (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 MYL 1999
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills develo…
Title
Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns
Author
Myles, Brenda Smith
Southwick, Jack
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publisher Co.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 106 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.31 x 9.00 x 6.16
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Anger
Child Behaviour
Emotional Health
Children's Emotions
Young Adults
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming and self-management thereby promoting effective lifelong practices. The clear and concise discussion of the rage cycle and what can be done to stop it from escalating offers helpful suggestions designed to help children and youth function more successfully both at home and at school.
ISBN
9780967251431
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 MYL 1999
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Educational provision for children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome: Meeting their needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106458
Jones, Glenys. London, UK: David Fulton Publishers , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 JON 2002
This book offers advice for parents and professionals making decisions about meeting the educational needs of children with an autistic spectrum disorder. It covers the range of intellectual ability from those having severe learning difficulties to those of above average intelligence. Practical adv…
Title
Educational provision for children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome: Meeting their needs
Author
Jones, Glenys
Place
London, UK
Publisher
David Fulton Publishers
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: 135 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.43 x 9.80 x 6.93
Topics
Education. Schools
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book offers advice for parents and professionals making decisions about meeting the educational needs of children with an autistic spectrum disorder. It covers the range of intellectual ability from those having severe learning difficulties to those of above average intelligence. Practical advice for those working with children from preschool to post-16 is given on: choosing the most appropriate educational placement; making decisions on which educational interventions to follow; creating an effective educational environment; working with staff and other children to maximize effect; writing effective individual education plans; working with parents and families; and enabling a smooth transition between classes and stages of education.
ISBN
1853466697
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 JON 2002
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Practical ideas that really work for students with autism spectrum disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108245
McConnell, Kathleen, Ryser, Gail. Austin, TX: Pro.ed , 2000. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF FM 272 MCC 2000
This book is intended for use with students who have autism or other developmental disorders, in grades preschool through 12 and include two main components: an evaluation form with a rating scale and idea matrix, and practical ideas with an explanation of each idea, along with reproducible workshe…
Title
Practical ideas that really work for students with autism spectrum disorders
Author
McConnell, Kathleen
Ryser, Gail
Place
Austin, TX
Publisher
Pro.ed
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback; 154 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book is intended for use with students who have autism or other developmental disorders, in grades preschool through 12 and include two main components: an evaluation form with a rating scale and idea matrix, and practical ideas with an explanation of each idea, along with reproducible worksheets, examples, illustrations, and tips designed for easy implementation.
ISBN
0890798583
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FM 272 MCC 2000
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available
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Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108720
Baker, Jed E., Myles, Brenda S. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2003. (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 BAK 2003
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the s…
Title
Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Myles, Brenda S.
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 232 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Behaviour
Young Adults Social Behaviour
Abstract
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the skills that most commonly cause difficulty for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and social-communication problems. The presentation of each skill consists of a reproducible skill handout, as well as activity sheets listing ways teachers and parents can demonstrate, practice, and reinforce the skill in the classroom and at home. A concluding chapter on promoting peer acceptance offers sensitivity training programs for both students of various age groups and school staff.
ISBN
1 931282 20 X
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 BAK 2003
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Allergy busters: a story for children with autism or related spectrum disorders struggling with allergies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109119
Chara, Kathleen A., Chara, Jr., Paul J., Berns, J.M. (illustrator). London, UK: Jessica Kingsley , 2004. (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 CHA 2004
This is an illustrated guide to help children with autism struggling with allergy problems. It follows the experiences of Karston, who, in addition to autism-related problems, suffers from food and environmental allergies. He relates the struggles, frustrations, and disappointments in battling alle…
Title
Allergy busters: a story for children with autism or related spectrum disorders struggling with allergies
Author
Chara, Kathleen A.
Chara, Jr., Paul J.
Berns, J.M. (illustrator)
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback: 62 p. (Illustrated)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Allergies
Allergies-Diet Therapy
Food Allergies
Abstract
This is an illustrated guide to help children with autism struggling with allergy problems. It follows the experiences of Karston, who, in addition to autism-related problems, suffers from food and environmental allergies. He relates the struggles, frustrations, and disappointments in battling allergies, before coming up with a solution – the four Allergy Buster Keys. These methods for overcoming allergies are presented as a child-friendly plan leading to an allergy-free diet. The keys demonstrate how children with allergies can lead fun-filled lives by following simple, easily-attainable guidelines to manage their allergies. Includes recipes.
ISBN
1-84310-782-1
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 CHA 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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