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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, 0 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
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The survival guide for kids with autism spectrum disorders (and their parents)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112564
Verdick, Elizabeth, Reeve, Elizabeth, Kobyluch, Nick (Illustrator). Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 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
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Right from the start: Behavioral intervention for young children with autism: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111083
Harris, Sandra, Weiss, Mary Jane. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House Inc , 2007. 2nd Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2007
Parents of young children-ages 18 months to 5 years-recently diagnosed with autism, face the critical decision of which educational treatment program to choose for their child. This guides parents through this complex decision-making process. The book includes the latest research on the benefits of…
Title
Right from the start: Behavioral intervention for young children with autism: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Harris, Sandra
Weiss, Mary Jane
Edition
2nd Edition
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House Inc
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback: 175 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Parents of young children-ages 18 months to 5 years-recently diagnosed with autism, face the critical decision of which educational treatment program to choose for their child. This guides parents through this complex decision-making process. The book includes the latest research on the benefits of Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention, the types of instruction used (naturalistic instruction and other teaching methods that complement ABA), home-based professionals and their credentials, school-based programs, and more.
ISBN
9781890627805
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 HAR 2007
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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
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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, 0 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
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Siblings of children with autism: A guide for families

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

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Sicile-Kira, Chantal. New York, NY: A Perigree Book , 2014. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 SIC 2014
Explains all aspects of the condition, including: the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD); how to properly diagnose ASDs; treatments based on behavioral, psychological and biomedical interventions; coping strategies for families; educational needs and programs; living and working conditions f…
Title
Autism spectrum disorder: The complete guide to understanding autism
Author
Sicile-Kira, Chantal
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
A Perigree Book
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 342 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Developmental Disability
Autism
Abstract
Explains all aspects of the condition, including: the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD); how to properly diagnose ASDs; treatments based on behavioral, psychological and biomedical interventions; coping strategies for families; educational needs and programs; living and working conditions for adults with ASD; community interaction; and teaching strategies and resources for educators and other professionals.
ISBN
9780399166631
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 SIC 2014
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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, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
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
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WHE 2007
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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, 3 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
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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, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & 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
Family Support & 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 On Loan, due April 27, 2020

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
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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, 3 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
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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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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
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Social Thinking Thinksheets for tweens and teens : Learning to read in between the social lines

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110550
Ernsperger, Lori, Wendel, Danielle. Shawnee Mission, KS: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2007. (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 ERN 2007
Co-authored by an experienced professional and a mother of a young girl on the autism spectrum. The authors provide first-hand accounts of girls' lives along with research-based strategies and practical techniques for addressing the unique needs of girls on the spectrum while nurturing and developi…
Title
Girls under the umbrella of autism spectrum disorders: Practical solutions for addressing everyday challenges
Author
Ernsperger, Lori
Wendel, Danielle
Place
Shawnee Mission, KS
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback, 243 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Abstract
Co-authored by an experienced professional and a mother of a young girl on the autism spectrum. The authors provide first-hand accounts of girls' lives along with research-based strategies and practical techniques for addressing the unique needs of girls on the spectrum while nurturing and developing their gifts and talents.
ISBN
9781931282475
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 ERN 2007
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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, 0 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
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Making visual supports work in the home and community: Strategies for individuals with autism and asperger syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106144
Savner, Jennifer L., Myles, Brenda Smith. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publisher Co. , 2000. (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 SAV 2000
Visual supports help children and youth with autism, Asperger Syndrome and other special needs understand their world better and therefore help them function more independently. This resource goes beyond the familiar use of visual supports as schedules with children with disabilities to include in…
Title
Making visual supports work in the home and community: Strategies for individuals with autism and asperger syndrome
Author
Savner, Jennifer L.
Myles, Brenda Smith
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publisher Co.
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 33 pages, Spiral edition
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Language/Communication
Abstract
Visual supports help children and youth with autism, Asperger Syndrome and other special needs understand their world better and therefore help them function more independently. This resource goes beyond the familiar use of visual supports as schedules with children with disabilities to include information sharers, checklists/organizers, and visual behavior supports. Richly illustrated and user-friendly, the book provides parents with all the information they need to make effective visual supports specifically designed for their child using a variety of materials, many of them commonly found around the house. The book also takes into considersation that parents are usually stressed for time and therefore need effective solutions that don't require excessive time to prepare or implement.
ISBN
096725146X
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 SAV 2000
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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108767
Haddon, Mark. [Toronto, ON]: Anchor Canada , 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 HAD 2003
Narrated by a fifteen-year-old autistic savant obsessed with Sherlock Holmes, this novel weaves together an old-fashioned mystery, a contemporary coming-of-age story, and a fascinating excursion into a mind incapable of processing emotions.
Title
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time
Author
Haddon, Mark
Place
[Toronto, ON]
Publisher
Anchor Canada
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Fiction
Autism
Abstract
Narrated by a fifteen-year-old autistic savant obsessed with Sherlock Holmes, this novel weaves together an old-fashioned mystery, a contemporary coming-of-age story, and a fascinating excursion into a mind incapable of processing emotions.
ISBN
0385659806
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 HAD 2003
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Gray, Carol. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2015. 15th anniversary ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
Featuring ideas such as ; -Mistakes can happen on a good day ; -It was fun but now we're done ; -When it is my turn to listen ; -Saying what I think with respect ; -Learning to respond to bullying ; -Telling my teacher about a problem ; -Fire drills at school ; -Moving to a new home ; - And dozens …
Title
The new social story book
Author
Gray, Carol
Edition
15th anniversary ed.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Paperback ; lxv, 335 p. ; ill.
Topics
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Social Skills
Autism
Developmental Disabilities - Children
Abstract
Featuring ideas such as
-Mistakes can happen on a good day
-It was fun but now we're done
-When it is my turn to listen
-Saying what I think with respect
-Learning to respond to bullying
-Telling my teacher about a problem
-Fire drills at school
-Moving to a new home
- And dozens more
ISBN
9781941765155
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 GRA 2015
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Arnold, Alana K. New York, NY: Walden Pond Press , 2018. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 ARN 2018
For Bixby Alexander Tam (nicknamed Bat), life is pretty great. He's the caretaker of the best baby skunk in the world--even Janie, his older sister, is warming up to Thor. When Janie gets a part in the school play and can't watch Bat after school, it means some pretty big changes. Someone else has …
Title
Bat and the waiting game
Author
Arnold, Alana K.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Walden Pond Press
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
Softcover ; 176 p., illustrations
Topics
Autism
Fiction
Abstract
For Bixby Alexander Tam (nicknamed Bat), life is pretty great. He's the caretaker of the best baby skunk in the world--even Janie, his older sister, is warming up to Thor. When Janie gets a part in the school play and can't watch Bat after school, it means some pretty big changes. Someone else has to take care of the skunk kit in the afternoons, Janie is having sleepovers with her new friends, and Bat wants everything to go back to normal. He just has to make it to the night of Janie's performance. . . ."
ISBN
9780062445865
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 ARN 2018
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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, 2 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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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, 1 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
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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
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Asperger syndrome, the universe and everything

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106343
Hall, Kenneth. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2001. (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 HAL 2001
Kenneth Hall was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of eight. His early school years had been difficult, as although he is bright and articulate, his behavior could be challenging and easily misread. After his diagnosis, the Local Education Board intervened and provided him with a laptop…
Title
Asperger syndrome, the universe and everything
Author
Hall, Kenneth
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback, 109 p ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.32 x 8.46 x 5.34
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Kenneth Hall was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of eight. His early school years had been difficult, as although he is bright and articulate, his behavior could be challenging and easily misread. After his diagnosis, the Local Education Board intervened and provided him with a laptop computer, to encourage him to express himself. This book is the result. Kenneth is in a unique position to describe some of the inner experiences and perceptions of autism in childhood. He has a warm and positive attitude to Asperger's Syndrome which other children will find inspiring. Insights, struggles and joys are recounted vividly in a frank and humorous way. His book is for anyone interested in understanding more about autism, including parents, siblings, teachers and professionals.
ISBN
978185302930
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 HAL 2001
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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
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Dinosaur Diego: The world's smartest dude

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122081
Estes, Tara. San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing, Inc. , 2018. (Game)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 850 EST 2018
Superflex® Bingo is a flexible, fun, and educational game! It enables students to practice identifying Social Thinking concepts and Superflex characters to strengthen their self-regulation and superflexible thinking powers. This is not a stand-alone teaching tool, do not introduce this game until y…
Title
Superflex bingo: Teaching through the bingo board
Author
Estes, Tara
Corporate Author
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
10 bingo boards; 12 themed card decks (148 cards); 24 answer-definition cards; 300 bingo chips; 1 instructions booklet
Series
Superflex
Topics
Child Behaviour
Speech. Speech Development.
Speech-Children
Autism
Relationship Conflict
Relationships
Social Skills
Abstract
Superflex® Bingo is a flexible, fun, and educational game! It enables students to practice identifying Social Thinking concepts and Superflex characters to strengthen their self-regulation and superflexible thinking powers. This is not a stand-alone teaching tool, do not introduce this game until your students have completed You Are a Social Detective! and the Superflex curriculum.
Designed for 1 ? 10 players, ages 7-10+, plus an adult to lead/facilitate game play. (Since the game is designed with teaching in mind, it?s not recommended that students play the game without the adult facilitator.)
Session time: 25-30 minutes for a typical game.
Instructions booklet offers adaptations and modifications so the game can be used flexibly with different size groups and players with varying levels of social understanding.
Notes
For parents and professionals. Ages 7 to 10+
ISBN
9781936943517
Language
English
Material Type
Game
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 850 EST 2018
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The kid-friendly ADHD & autism cookbook

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122380
Laake, Pamela J., Laake, Dana. Beverly MA: Fair Winds , 2020. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 220 COM 2020 c.2
Learn to cook delicious, healthy food that will help your child's behaviour, focus, and development with The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, complete with an up-to-date review of common speciality diets for ADHD and autism treatment. The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook provides a current r…
Title
The kid-friendly ADHD & autism cookbook
Subtitle
the ultimate guide to the most effective diets
Alternate Title
Kid-friendly Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder & autism cookbook
Kid-friendly ADHD and autism cookbook
ADHD & autism cookbook
Kid-friendly ADHD & autism Cookbook :the ultimate guide to diets that work
Author
Laake, Pamela J., Laake, Dana
Responsibility
Pamela J. Compart and Dana Laake
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Beverly MA
Publisher
Fair Winds
Year Published
2020
Physical Description
352 p.
Topics
Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
ADD
Cookbooks
Abstract
Learn to cook delicious, healthy food that will help your child's behaviour, focus, and development with The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, complete with an up-to-date review of common speciality diets for ADHD and autism treatment. The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook provides a current review of the commonly used diets for the treatment of ADHD and autism, and recipes appropriate to specific diets. It also provides suggestions for feeding picky eaters, including those with texture issues. The authors share details about just how and why each diet works, examine specialty ingredients in-depth, and provide extensive resources and references. The speciality diets covered include: Gluten-free, casein-free, soy-free; Feingold diet: low phenol, low salicylate diet; Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD) and Gut and Psychology Syndrome Diet; Anti-yeast/candida diets, or Body Ecology Diet; Low Oxalate Diet (LOD); FODMAP (Fermentable Oligo-, Di- and Mono-saccharides, And Polyols); Anti-inflammatory diet; Modified Atkins and paleo diet; Rotation diet. Despite the restrictions of these diets, this cookbook offers an array of tasty choices that kids will love, including shakes, muffins, rice and beans, salad, stews, and even sweets and treats. This comprehensive guide and cookbook is chock-full of helpful info and research, and includes more than 100 kid-friendly recipes, organized by their suitability to each specialty diet.
ISBN
9781592338504
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 220 COM 2020 c.2
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Going to the heart of autism: The relationship development intervention program

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109220

http://www.rdiconnect.com

Gutstein, Steven, Sheely, Rachelle. Houston, TX: , 2004. (Kit)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 GUT 2004
The DVD includes 30+ video clips of parents and families participating in Relationship Development Intervention activities. This tool introduces and educates teachers, therapists, grandparents and friends to RDI, "a parent-based clinical treatment program where parents are provided the tools to eff…
Title
Going to the heart of autism: The relationship development intervention program
Author
Gutstein, Steven
Sheely, Rachelle
Place
Houston, TX
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 DVD + 2 booklets
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
The DVD includes 30+ video clips of parents and families participating in Relationship Development Intervention activities. This tool introduces and educates teachers, therapists, grandparents and friends to RDI, "a parent-based clinical treatment program where parents are provided the tools to effectively teach Dynamic Intelligence skills and motivation to their child". Topics are dynamically presented for a general audience, but would also be appropriate for professionals.
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.rdiconnect.com
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 GUT 2004

Homeschooling the child with autism: Answers to the top questions parents and professionals ask

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121443
Higashida, Naoki. Toronto: Vintage Canada , 2016. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 HIG 2016
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they…
Title
The reason I jump: The inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism
Author
Higashida, Naoki
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Vintage Canada
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Softcover: xvii, 161 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a one-of-a-kind memoir that demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within.
ISBN
9780345807823
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FM 272 HIG 2016
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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) — 1 copy, 1 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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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, 2 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 Available
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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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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
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due September 29, 2020
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Buster and the amazing Daisy: Adventures with Asperger syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106362
Ogaz, Nancy, Shubeck, Patricia (Illustrator). London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2003. 2nd Ed. (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 OGA 2003
Daisy White was not crazy. Clumsy maybe, but definitely not crazy. In this exciting adventure story, Daisy, who has autism, defeats her bullies and overcomes her fears with the help of a very special rabbit, named Buster. All is going well until a terrible fate threatens Daisy's new friend Cody. Wi…
Title
Buster and the amazing Daisy: Adventures with Asperger syndrome
Author
Ogaz, Nancy
Shubeck, Patricia (Illustrator)
Edition
2nd Ed.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 128 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.31 x 9.28 x 6.04
Topics
Bullying
Fiction
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Daisy White was not crazy. Clumsy maybe, but definitely not crazy. In this exciting adventure story, Daisy, who has autism, defeats her bullies and overcomes her fears with the help of a very special rabbit, named Buster. All is going well until a terrible fate threatens Daisy's new friend Cody. Will Daisy be able to gather her courage and special talents to save him?
Notes
For Grade 4-8
ISBN
184310721X
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 OGA 2003
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Healing the new childhood epidemics: Autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110047
Bock, Kenneth, Stauth, Cameron. New York NY: Ballantine Books , 2007. (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 BOC 2007
The book looks at the rapid rise in incidence of autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies. The author shows how the rise of each of these conditions seems to be connected to the changes we are seeing in our environment. He also looks at the connections between these conditions.
Title
Healing the new childhood epidemics: Autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies
Author
Bock, Kenneth
Stauth, Cameron
Place
New York NY
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: xvi, 458 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Asthma
Allergies
Abstract
The book looks at the rapid rise in incidence of autism, ADHD, asthma and allergies. The author shows how the rise of each of these conditions seems to be connected to the changes we are seeing in our environment. He also looks at the connections between these conditions.
ISBN
9070345494504
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 BOC 2007
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Understanding brothers and sisters on the Autism spectrum

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111395
Coulter, Dan (Director). Winston Salem, NC: Coulter Video , 2007. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 COU 2007
This DVD contains four programs; three for siblings of different ages and developmental levels, and one for their parents. The sibling programs are for children ages 4-7, ages 7-12 and ages 12 to adult. This video shows siblings that other kids are facing the same challenges they face, and explores…
Title
Understanding brothers and sisters on the Autism spectrum
Author
Coulter, Dan (Director)
Place
Winston Salem, NC
Publisher
Coulter Video
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
I DVD: 94 minutes
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Abstract
This DVD contains four programs; three for siblings of different ages and developmental levels, and one for their parents. The sibling programs are for children ages 4-7, ages 7-12 and ages 12 to adult. This video shows siblings that other kids are facing the same challenges they face, and explores a range of ways the kids interviewed have learned to get along with and enjoy their brothers and sisters. The video also can help parents understand the special needs of their neurotypical children. The segment for siblings ages 4-7 features puppets and the segments for older siblings feature interviews with brother and sisters. The segment for parents includes interviews with mothers and fathers.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 COU 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

The boy inside: A family's journey into Asperger Syndrome

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111470
Kapalan, Marianne. Vancouver, BC: MSK Productions , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 KAP 2006
Filmmaker Marianne Kaplan turns the camera on her own family, with a personal story about her 12 year-old son, Adam, who has Asperger's Syndrome. As he enters adolescence, Adam struggles to navigate the complex youth culture of his school peers and his often stormy relationship with his family. Th…
Title
The boy inside: A family's journey into Asperger Syndrome
Author
Kapalan, Marianne
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
MSK Productions
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
DVD: 47 min.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Filmmaker Marianne Kaplan turns the camera on her own family, with a personal story about her 12 year-old son, Adam, who has Asperger's Syndrome. As he enters adolescence, Adam struggles to navigate the complex youth culture of his school peers and his often stormy relationship with his family. The story is told from both Adam's point of view and the views of the other members of his family.
Notes
Mandarin and Punjabi subtitles
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 KAP 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Superflex takes on Glassman and the Team of Unthinkables

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122075
Madrigal, Stephanie, Garcia Winner, Michelle. San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing, Inc. , 2009. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2009
Superflex Takes On Glassman and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to a very persistent and sneaky Unthinkable named Glassman who causes people to have large reactions to small problems (or, shatter like a pane of glass). In the story, Aiden?s classmates are regularly visited by Glassman a…
Title
Superflex takes on Glassman and the Team of Unthinkables
Author
Madrigal, Stephanie
Garcia Winner, Michelle
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 67 p., illustrations
Series
Superflex
Topics
Child Behaviour
Speech. Speech Development.
Speech-Children
Autism
Relationship Conflict
Relationships
Social Skills
Abstract
Superflex Takes On Glassman and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to a very persistent and sneaky Unthinkable named Glassman who causes people to have large reactions to small problems (or, shatter like a pane of glass). In the story, Aiden?s classmates are regularly visited by Glassman and have large reactions to small problems. Superflex to the rescue! The kids learn strategies from the Superflex Academy to figure out the size of the problem and the expected reaction size, and use calming self-talk and other strategies to find their Superflex inside and defeat Glassman! Short quizzes pop up throughout the book to reinforce learning.
Notes
For parents and professionals. Ages 7 to 10+
ISBN
9780979292293
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2009
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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, 1 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 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 September 29, 2020
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Superflex takes on Rock Brain and the Team of Unthinkables

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122069
Madrigal, S., Knopp, K. (Illustrator). San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing, Inc. , 2008. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2008c
Superflex Takes On Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to the Unthinkable Brain Eater, who uses his powers to distract citizens? brains from focusing on what they?re doing or what others are talking about. In the illustrated storybook, Aiden?s classmates are visited by Brain…
Title
Superflex takes on Rock Brain and the Team of Unthinkables
Author
Madrigal, S.
Knopp, K. (Illustrator)
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover; 21 p., illustrations
Series
Superflex
Topics
Child Behaviour
Speech. Speech Development.
Speech-Children
Autism
Relationship Conflict
Relationships
Social Skills
Abstract
Superflex Takes On Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to the Unthinkable Brain Eater, who uses his powers to distract citizens? brains from focusing on what they?re doing or what others are talking about. In the illustrated storybook, Aiden?s classmates are visited by Brain Eater and are having trouble focusing on what they should be doing, like getting ready for school and listening in class. Superflex to the rescue! The kids learn strategies for staying on task from the Superflex Academy that involve using checklists, Distracter Shields, fidgets, and keeping their brain in the group to find their Superflex inside and defeat Brain Eater! Short quizzes pop up throughout the book to reinforce learning, and teaching materials are included on a CD for easy printing.
Notes
For parents and professionals. Ages 7 to 10+
ISBN
9780979292231
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2008c
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Superflex takes on Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122070
Madrigal, S., Garcia Winner, Michelle. San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing, Inc. , 2012. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2012a
Superflex Takes On Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to the Unthinkable Brain Eater, who uses his powers to distract citizens? brains from focusing on what they?re doing or what others are talking about. In the illustrated storybook, Aiden?s classmates are visited by Brain…
Title
Superflex takes on Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables
Author
Madrigal, S.
Garcia Winner, Michelle
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover; 74 p., illustrations; 1 CD
Series
Superflex
Topics
Child Behaviour
Speech. Speech Development.
Speech-Children
Autism
Relationship Conflict
Relationships
Social Skills
Abstract
Superflex Takes On Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables introduces readers to the Unthinkable Brain Eater, who uses his powers to distract citizens? brains from focusing on what they?re doing or what others are talking about. In the illustrated storybook, Aiden?s classmates are visited by Brain Eater and are having trouble focusing on what they should be doing, like getting ready for school and listening in class. Superflex to the rescue! The kids learn strategies for staying on task from the Superflex Academy that involve using checklists, Distracter Shields, fidgets, and keeping their brain in the group to find their Superflex inside and defeat Brain Eater! Short quizzes pop up throughout the book to reinforce learning, and teaching materials are included on a CD for easy printing.
Notes
For parents and professionals. Ages 7 to 10+
ISBN
9781936943029
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 850 MAD 2012a
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The autism discussion page on stress, anxiety, shutdowns and meltdowns

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122167
Nason, Bill. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2020. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 NAS 2020
Anxiety, meltdowns and emotional regulation can be hugely challenging for autistic people. This book is full of proactive strategies for understanding, accepting and respecting the processing differences in autism. It contains tools for reducing sensory, social and mental drain, and offers strategi…
Title
The autism discussion page on stress, anxiety, shutdowns and meltdowns
Author
Nason, Bill
Place
London
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2020
Physical Description
Softcover ; 323 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Anxiety, meltdowns and emotional regulation can be hugely challenging for autistic people. This book is full of proactive strategies for understanding, accepting and respecting the processing differences in autism. It contains tools for reducing sensory, social and mental drain, and offers strategies to protect from ongoing stress and anxiety. These help minimize shutdowns and burnout, while maximizing self-esteem, autistic identity and mental health.
Learn strategies for matching environmental demands to the person's processing needs, how to support vulnerabilities, and how to prevent and manage meltdowns while protecting the identify and self-esteem of the individual with autism.
ISBN
9781785928048
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 NAS 2020
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Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111388
Nichols, Shana, Moravcik, Gina Marie, Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 NIC 2009
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensor…
Title
Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years
Author
Nichols, Shana
Moravcik, Gina Marie
Tetenbaum, Samara Pulver
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover; 351 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Young Adults
Abstract
Discussing adolescent issues within the context of specific areas of difficulty for girls with ASDs, the authors provide knowledge and advice to help girls - and the whole family - through the teenage years. This book addresses a range of topics including: cognition, communication, behavior, sensory sensitivities, and social difficulties. It provides professional perspectives as well as personal experiences from mothers, daughters and educators. Written for families and their daughters with ASDs, as well as the teachers and professionals who work with them.
ISBN
9781843108559
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 NIC 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due April 27, 2020
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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
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) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & 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
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CF 110 HAN 1998a
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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