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Unstrange Minds: Remapping the world of autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110043
Grinker, Roy Richard. New York, NY: Basic Books , 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 GRI 2007
Talks about the cultural shift that is creating the rise in the reported cases of autism and the improvements in the ways it is recognized and treated. There are two parts - a history of autism from 1944, and an anecdotal history of the awareness of the author's family as their daughter developed.
Title
Unstrange Minds: Remapping the world of autism
Author
Grinker, Roy Richard
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Basic Books
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: 340 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Diagnostic Tests/Procedures. Physical Diagnosis
Abstract
Talks about the cultural shift that is creating the rise in the reported cases of autism and the improvements in the ways it is recognized and treated. There are two parts - a history of autism from 1944, and an anecdotal history of the awareness of the author's family as their daughter developed.
ISBN
9780465027637
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 GRI 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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, 2 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 Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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, 2 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
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 Available
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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, 2 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
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 Available
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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

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 October 25, 2019
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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

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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Super silly sayings that are over your head: A children's illustrated book of idioms

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108786
Snodgrass, Catherine S. Higganum, CT: Starfish Specialty Press , 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 235 SNO 2004
Especially designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, "foreign language backgrounds, or language-learning impairments that make it difficult for them to comprehend figurative language," this book presents idioms and their definitions. The sayings are broken down into sections by category…
Title
Super silly sayings that are over your head: A children's illustrated book of idioms
Author
Snodgrass, Catherine S.
Place
Higganum, CT
Publisher
Starfish Specialty Press
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover: 29 pages
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Especially designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, "foreign language backgrounds, or language-learning impairments that make it difficult for them to comprehend figurative language," this book presents idioms and their definitions. The sayings are broken down into sections by category or topic, such as food, clothing, and body parts.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 4-8
ISBN
9780966652949
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 235 SNO 2004
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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