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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111389
Schetter, Patricia, Lighthall, Kandis. San Fransisco, CA: Jossey-Bass , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 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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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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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
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Success strategies for students with Asperger Syndrome and Autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120023
Geneva Centre for Autism. Shawnee Mission, KS: AAPC Publishing , 2008. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 GEN
This DVD offers sound strategies for helping students with Asperger Syndrome successfully transition to and manage in a high school setting. ; It is a training resource that can be used as an orientation to Asperger Syndrome for teachers, educational assistants and other staff. The program can be w…
Title
Success strategies for students with Asperger Syndrome and Autism
Corporate Author
Geneva Centre for Autism
Place
Shawnee Mission, KS
Publisher
AAPC Publishing
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
1 DVD; 48 min.
Series
Sound foundations for reading and spelling
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Social Skills
Abstract
This DVD offers sound strategies for helping students with Asperger Syndrome successfully transition to and manage in a high school setting.
It is a training resource that can be used as an orientation to Asperger Syndrome for teachers, educational assistants and other staff. The program can be watched in its entirety or topics selected from a menu, including:
? Introduction (2 minutes)
? Transition Planning (4 minutes)
? Secondary School Success Strategies (30 minutes)
- Assign an Adult as a Safe Supporter
- Establish a Safe Haven
- Self Advocacy and Self-Disclosure
- Detailed Schedules
- Reduced Course Load and Homework
- The Hidden Curriculum
- Academic Accommodations
? Asperger Syndrome, A Primer for Classroom Teachers (6.5 minutes)
? Resources (4 minutes)
- Transition Presentations
- Worry Lists
- Social Scripts
ISBN
9781934575352
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 GEN
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Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106451
Myles, Brenda Smith, Southwick, Jack. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publisher Co. , 1999. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills develo…
Title
Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments: Practical solutions for tantrums, rage, and meltdowns
Author
Myles, Brenda Smith
Southwick, Jack
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publisher Co.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
Paperback: 106 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.31 x 9.00 x 6.16
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Anger
Child Behaviour
Emotional Health
Children's Emotions
Young Adults
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. With a major emphasis on tantrums and other behavioral outbursts, the book offers strategies that promote social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming and self-management thereby promoting effective lifelong practices. The clear and concise discussion of the rage cycle and what can be done to stop it from escalating offers helpful suggestions designed to help children and youth function more successfully both at home and at school.
ISBN
9780967251431
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 MYL 1999
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Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108720
Baker, Jed E., Myles, Brenda S. Shawnee Mission, KA: Autism Asperger Publishing Company , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2003
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the s…
Title
Social skills training: For children and adolescents with asperger syndrome and social-communication problems
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Myles, Brenda S.
Place
Shawnee Mission, KA
Publisher
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 232 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Behaviour
Young Adults Social Behaviour
Abstract
This is a comprehensive and user-friendly book containing a complete social skills training package for students of all ages. After brief introductory chapters on skills to target, instructional strategies, behavior management, promoting generalization, etc. the reader is presented with 70 of the skills that most commonly cause difficulty for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and social-communication problems. The presentation of each skill consists of a reproducible skill handout, as well as activity sheets listing ways teachers and parents can demonstrate, practice, and reinforce the skill in the classroom and at home. A concluding chapter on promoting peer acceptance offers sensitivity training programs for both students of various age groups and school staff.
ISBN
1 931282 20 X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 BAK 2003
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Teach me language: A manual for children with autism, Asperger's syndrome and related developmental disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog103876
Freeman, Sabrina, Dake, Lorelei. Langley, BC: SKF Books , 1997. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 FRE 1997
"How To" manual for parents, teachers, therapists to attack language weaknesses common to children with pervasive developmental disorders.
Title
Teach me language: A manual for children with autism, Asperger's syndrome and related developmental disorders
Author
Freeman, Sabrina
Dake, Lorelei
Place
Langley, BC
Publisher
SKF Books
Year Published
1997
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
"How To" manual for parents, teachers, therapists to attack language weaknesses common to children with pervasive developmental disorders.
ISBN
0-9657565-0-5
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 FRE 1997
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Nonverbal learning disabilities at school: Educating students with NLD, asperger syndrome, and related conditions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111259
Tanguay, Pamela B. New York, NY: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 TAN 2002
The companion to Nonverbal Learning Disabilites at Home, this book provides practical techniques to help educate a child with a Nonverbal Learning Disability (NLD). Includes information on the right school, curriculum modifications, social and emotional issues as well as specific teaching strategie…
Title
Nonverbal learning disabilities at school: Educating students with NLD, asperger syndrome, and related conditions
Author
Tanguay, Pamela B.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 285 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
The companion to Nonverbal Learning Disabilites at Home, this book provides practical techniques to help educate a child with a Nonverbal Learning Disability (NLD). Includes information on the right school, curriculum modifications, social and emotional issues as well as specific teaching strategies - from how to deal with essay questions, to tips on helping the student master long division and ideas for improving reading comprehension.
ISBN
1853029416
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Call Number
FM 261 TAN 2002
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Overcoming autism: Finding the answers, strategies, and hope that can transform a child's life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111693
Koegel, Lynn Kern, LaZebnik, Claire. Toronto: Penguin Books , 2004. (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 KOE 2004
A practical book for both parents and teachers that describes effective behavioral teaching methods to improve the symptoms of autism and the emotional struggles that surround it. Includes information on many topics, from the shock of diagnosis to the step-by-step work with verbal communication, so…
Title
Overcoming autism: Finding the answers, strategies, and hope that can transform a child's life
Subtitle
A state-of-the-art approach to reducing the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder
Author
Koegel, Lynn Kern
LaZebnik, Claire
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Penguin Books
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Softcover: 310 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Abstract
A practical book for both parents and teachers that describes effective behavioral teaching methods to improve the symptoms of autism and the emotional struggles that surround it. Includes information on many topics, from the shock of diagnosis to the step-by-step work with verbal communication, social interaction, self-stimulation, meltdowns, fears, and more.
ISBN
9780143034681
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 KOE 2004
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Just take a bite: Easy, effective answers to food aversions and eating challenges

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112072
Ernsperger, Lori, Stegen-Hanson, Tania. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons , 2004. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 200 ERN 2004
A guide to overcoming food aversions and eating challenges, particularly common among children on the autism spectrum. Topics include: 1. Who Are Resistant Eaters? 2. Oral-Motor Development. 3. Environmental and Behavioural Factors. Contributing to Problems with Eating. 4. Sensory-Based and Motor-B…
Title
Just take a bite: Easy, effective answers to food aversions and eating challenges
Author
Ernsperger, Lori
Stegen-Hanson, Tania
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback: 236 p.
Topics
Children's Health-Diet/Nutrition
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
A guide to overcoming food aversions and eating challenges, particularly common among children on the autism spectrum. Topics include: 1. Who Are Resistant Eaters? 2. Oral-Motor Development. 3. Environmental and Behavioural Factors. Contributing to Problems with Eating. 4. Sensory-Based and Motor-Based Problems. Affecting the Resistant Eater. 5. Motor-Based Eating Problems vs. Sensory-Based Eating Problems. 6. Designing and Implementing a Comprehensive Treatment Plan. 7. Environmental Controls. 8.Gastrointestinal, Physical and Oral-Motor Development. 9. Stages of Sensory Development for Eating. 10. A Recipe for Success. Appendix. References.
ISBN
1932535124
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 200 ERN 2004
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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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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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About me and you...and my friends too!

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

http://www.watchmelearn.com/

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106349
Attwood, Tony. London, UK: National Autistic Society , 2003. Rev. Ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ATT 2003
This book brings a wealth of information about the unique characteristics of individuals who have autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and the underlying causes, as well as suggestions for how to manage the behavior of children and adults with ASD.
Title
Why does Chris do that? Some suggestions regarding the cause and management of the unusual behavior of children and adults with Autism and Asperger syndrome
Author
Attwood, Tony
Edition
Rev. Ed.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
National Autistic Society
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback: 80 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.21 x 8.22 x 6.38
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book brings a wealth of information about the unique characteristics of individuals who have autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and the underlying causes, as well as suggestions for how to manage the behavior of children and adults with ASD.
ISBN
1931282501
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 ATT 2003
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Asperger's and girls: World-renowned experts join those with Asperger's Syndrome to resolve issues that girls and women face every day!

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110547
Attwood, Tony. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 ATT 2006
Provides information about girls and women with Asperger's Syndrome. Covering topics such as diagnoses, education, puberty, relationships and careers, experts in the field share practical advice for both caregivers and the women and girls who are affected by Asperger's. Other chapters are written b…
Title
Asperger's and girls: World-renowned experts join those with Asperger's Syndrome to resolve issues that girls and women face every day!
Author
Attwood, Tony
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 150 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
Provides information about girls and women with Asperger's Syndrome. Covering topics such as diagnoses, education, puberty, relationships and careers, experts in the field share practical advice for both caregivers and the women and girls who are affected by Asperger's. Other chapters are written by women who have been diagnosed with ASD. The book recognizes the unique problems of girls on the spectrum.
ISBN
9781932565409
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Call Number
FM 272 ATT 2006
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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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Girls growing up on the autism spectrum: What parents and professionals should know about the pre-teen and teenage years

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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
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Thinking about you, thinking about me

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Winner, Michelle Garcia. San Jose, CA: Think Social Publishing, Inc. , 2007. 2nd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2007
Philosophy and strategies to further develop perspective taking and communicative abilities for persons with social cognitive deficits such as: Asperger Syndrome; Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS); High-Functioning Autism; Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADH…
Title
Thinking about you, thinking about me
Subtitle
Teaching perspective taking and social thinking to persons with social cognitive learning challenges
Author
Winner, Michelle Garcia
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
San Jose, CA
Publisher
Think Social Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
270 p.
Topics
Language/Communication
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Abstract
Philosophy and strategies to further develop perspective taking and communicative abilities for persons with social cognitive deficits such as: Asperger Syndrome; Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS); High-Functioning Autism; Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD); Hyperlexia; and Non-verbal Learning Disability (NVLD).
Notes
All handouts in the book may be photocopied for educational use only.
ISBN
0-9701320-1-8
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 235 WIN 2007
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L'autisme: Questions de patients réponses de médecins

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Robel, Laurence. Paris, France: Ellipses , 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 ROB 2014 STACKS
L'autisme défraye régulièrement la chronique, déclenchant tour à tour passions et controverses. Plusieurs théories se sont succédé pour essa yer d?expliquer la survenue de cette pathologie qui touche l?enfant dè s ses 3 premières années de vie, en entravant gravement ses capacités d?interaction soc…
Title
L'autisme: Questions de patients réponses de médecins
Subtitle
100 questions/reponses
Alternate Title
[L autisme: Questions de patients reponses de medecins]
Author
Robel, Laurence
Place
Paris, France
Publisher
Ellipses
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback, 111 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
L'autisme défraye régulièrement la chronique, déclenchant tour à tour passions et controverses. Plusieurs théories se sont succédé pour essa yer d?expliquer la survenue de cette pathologie qui touche l?enfant dè s ses 3 premières années de vie, en entravant gravement ses capacités d?interaction sociale et de communication.
ISBN
9782340001923
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ROB 2014 STACKS
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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
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Al-Ghani, K.I., Al-Ghani, Haitham (Illustrator). Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2011. (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 ALG 2011
A resource for parents and teachers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to help them make and maintain friendships. Key problems addressed: sharing, taking turns, being a tattletale, obsessions, winning, losing, jealousy, personal space, tact, diplomacy, and defining friendship. ; Table…
Title
Learning about friendship
Subtitle
Stories to support social skills training in children with Asperger syndrome and high functioning autism
Author
Al-Ghani, K.I.
Al-Ghani, Haitham (Illustrator)
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 144 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Friendship
Child Social Behaviour
Social Skills
Abstract
A resource for parents and teachers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to help them make and maintain friendships. Key problems addressed: sharing, taking turns, being a tattletale, obsessions, winning, losing, jealousy, personal space, tact, diplomacy, and defining friendship.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 The dinosaurs: A story about starting school and learning to share
Chapter 2 Spit and chase: A story about joining in playground games
Chapter 3 Golden hour: A story about winnin/losing, taking turns and managing anger
Chapter 4 Timothy Tattletale: A story about when to tell
Chapter 5 Too much Thomas the Tank Engine: A story about obsessions
Chapter 6 Ablutions: A story about personal hygiene
Chapter 7: Space invaders: A story about personal space
Chapter 8 Billy Blunt: A story about using tact and diplomacy
Chapter 9 The Barbie club: A story about being taken advantage of
Chapter 10 The beach ball: A story about jealousy and what makes a friend
ISBN
9781849051453
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 ALG 2011
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How to teach your autistic teen about sex

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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
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Shapiro, Ouisie, Vote, Steven (Photographer). Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman & Company , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 SHA 2009
Using photos of family members and the words of children as young as six, the author shows the ups and downs of life with someone who has autism. The book contains interviews with the non-autistic child in more than 10 sibling pairs, and has color photographs of the kids interacting. Written in the…
Title
Autism and me
Subtitle
Sibling stories
Author
Shapiro, Ouisie
Vote, Steven (Photographer)
Place
Morton Grove, IL
Publisher
Albert Whitman & Company
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Hardcover: 32 p., ill.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Siblings of Children with Disabilities
Abstract
Using photos of family members and the words of children as young as six, the author shows the ups and downs of life with someone who has autism. The book contains interviews with the non-autistic child in more than 10 sibling pairs, and has color photographs of the kids interacting. Written in the first person, the essays tell of brothers who behave differently and “can’t do things,” sisters who aren’t able to speak, and children who throw tantrums and are made fun of by others.
Notes
Reading level: Ages 9-12
ISBN
9780807504871
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 272 SHA 2009
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http://youtu.be/eXy9BZF-MBI

Robinson, Shelagh, Robinson, Shelagh (Photographer). Montreal, QC: Mirror Read , 2010. (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 257 MRP 2010
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Writte…
Title
Mr Puff and Mr Peeve
Subtitle
The double-sided dog
Author
Robinson, Shelagh
Robinson, Shelagh (Photographer)
Place
Montreal, QC
Publisher
Mirror Read
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: coil binding [21 p.]
Series
Mirror Read Adventure Books
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Perceptual Ability
Child Development
Abstract
Contains stories to be read facing a mirror. This resource stimulates a child's interest in reading, provides a unique bonding experience as adult and child can read face to face, and encourages active learning and attention through play. Aimed at children with autism to improve eye contact. Written by a psychologist specializing in visual perception. The author has explored the links between eye behaviours and psychological and emotional outcomes.
Notes
The link below is a youtube video showing how to use the resource.
ISBN
9780986712807
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://youtu.be/eXy9BZF-MBI
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FM 257 MRP 2010
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My sister has autism and that's okay!

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120021
Dana, Terese. Fryebrg, ME: , 2005. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DAN 2005 v. 1
This video modeling DVD features real life social situations reenacted by children. This video recognizes that in order to be socially successful, children must learn to notice and "read" the social cues and messages that people use to communicate. Fitting In and Having Fun aims to stimulate a chil…
Title
Fitting in and having fun: Volume one
Author
Dana, Terese
Place
Fryebrg, ME
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD; 30 min.
Series
Social skills training video series
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Social Skills
Abstract
This video modeling DVD features real life social situations reenacted by children. This video recognizes that in order to be socially successful, children must learn to notice and "read" the social cues and messages that people use to communicate. Fitting In and Having Fun aims to stimulate a child's perception of social situations by visually showing them how to decode and interpret information from others. It also helps them to be more aware of their own body language and the messages they are sending. The target viewer is an elementary school-aged child who is ready to learn about the intricacies of social interactions. Social interactions are broken down, showing both the negative and positive consequences of how a child interacts and responds in social settings. As the child becomes aware of other people's perspectives, they can learn what to do differently to affect a better outcome. The social situations reviewed in the tape are: Being a tattletale; Dealing with disappointment; Taking a joke too far; Starting a conversation; Accepting help; Being bossy; Knowing when to end a conversation; Accepting criticism; Interrupting; Taking turns speaking in a conversation; Talking too loud; Embarrassing situations; and Dares.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DAN 2005 v. 1
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Play and imagination in children with autism

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Wolfberg, Pamela J. New York , NY | Overland Park, KA: Teachers College Press , 2009. Second. (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 2009
This now classic text remains a cornerstone of continued efforts to develop inclusive peer play programs for children on the autism spectrum. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the significant new developments that have transpired in the field of autism. Notable additions to…
Title
Play and imagination in children with autism
Alternate Title
Play & imagination
Author
Wolfberg, Pamela J
Edition
Second
Place
New York , NY
Overland Park, KA
Publisher
Teachers College Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 202 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Play/Activities
Education. School
Abstract
This now classic text remains a cornerstone of continued efforts to develop inclusive peer play programs for children on the autism spectrum. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the significant new developments that have transpired in the field of autism. Notable additions to the text include an updated description of the Integrated Play Groups (IPG) model and related research; and examination of the nature of autism and play from past to present, with major updates on incidence, diagnosis, and characteristics; and a comprehensive review of play interventions.
ISBN
9780807749418
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WOL 2009
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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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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
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Can't eat, won't eat: Dietary difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110942
Legge, Brenda. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2002. (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 LEG 2002
The author has spoken to parents, children, and professionals with first-hand knowledge of dietary difficulties in people with autistic spectrum disorders, and this book presents their advice and comments.
Title
Can't eat, won't eat: Dietary difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders
Author
Legge, Brenda
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback, 208 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Eating Disorders
Abstract
The author has spoken to parents, children, and professionals with first-hand knowledge of dietary difficulties in people with autistic spectrum disorders, and this book presents their advice and comments.
ISBN
9781853029745
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 LEG 2002
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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
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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
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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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Watch me learn. Vol. 5: Riding, hiding, food and fun!

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

http://www.watchmelearn.com/

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

Social skills games and activities for kids with Autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119846
Ashcroft, Wendy, Delloso, Angela M., Quinn, Anne Marie K. Waco, TX: Prufrock Press Inc. , 2013. (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 ASH 2013
Social Skills Games and Activities for Kids With Autism "provides complete instructions for using fun, engaging games and activities to teach social skills to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The games include directions for assessing skills such as asking for toys, getting the attention of …
Title
Social skills games and activities for kids with Autism
Author
Ashcroft, Wendy
Delloso, Angela M.
Quinn, Anne Marie K.
Place
Waco, TX
Publisher
Prufrock Press Inc.
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Paperback: 150 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Developmental Disorders
Abstract
Social Skills Games and Activities for Kids With Autism "provides complete instructions for using fun, engaging games and activities to teach social skills to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The games include directions for assessing skills such as asking for toys, getting the attention of others, reading nonverbal gestures, understanding perspectives, and cooperating to solve problems. Using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, the book takes teachers through motivating,prompting, shaping, modeling, and reinforcing social skills while playing the games and helping students learn to participate in other activities such as demonstrating the social skill in role plays and the natural environment. Perfect for teachers struggling to help their students with autism learn to interact socially with their peers, these games are sure to become a much-loved part of students' daily routines."
ISBN
9781618210289
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 ASH 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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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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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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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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Red and green choices: A positive behavioral development strategy for students with autism or behavioral predispositions and minor attentional concerns

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109783

http://www.redandgreenchoices.com

Green, Irene. Huron, OH: The author , 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 GRE 2003
This book was written as a positive behavioral development strategy for children with Autism- anywhere on the spectrum, including nonverbal students, high functioning and those having Asperger's. Students with autism often need visual supports to positively develop behaviors. This book intends to p…
Title
Red and green choices: A positive behavioral development strategy for students with autism or behavioral predispositions and minor attentional concerns
Author
Green, Irene
Place
Huron, OH
Publisher
The author
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 54 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book was written as a positive behavioral development strategy for children with Autism- anywhere on the spectrum, including nonverbal students, high functioning and those having Asperger's. Students with autism often need visual supports to positively develop behaviors. This book intends to provide a clear visual behavioral approach without relying on students guessing.
ISBN
0974228001
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.redandgreenchoices.com
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 GRE 2003
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Food refusal and avoidant eating in children, including those with Autism Spectrum conditions : A practical guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121332
Harris, Gillian, Shea, Elizabeth. London, UK and Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley Publishers (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 200 HAR 2018
A guide for parents and professionals working with children with autism who have a restricted dietary range. It helps the reader to understand the behaviour and work with it, in order to gradually increase the range of food a child will eat. Informative and accessible, the book helps manage selecti…
Title
Food refusal and avoidant eating in children, including those with Autism Spectrum conditions : A practical guide for parents and professionals
Author
Harris, Gillian
Shea, Elizabeth
Place
London, UK and Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Physical Description
232 p.
Topics
Feeding and Nutrition
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
A guide for parents and professionals working with children with autism who have a restricted dietary range. It helps the reader to understand the behaviour and work with it, in order to gradually increase the range of food a child will eat. Informative and accessible, the book helps manage selective eating in all its manifestations.
ISBN
9781785923180
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 200 HAR 2018
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Survival strategies for parenting children with bipolar disorder: Innovative parenting and counseling techniques for helping children with bipolar disorder and the conditions that may occur with it

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104725
Lynn, George T. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2000. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
CD 304 LYN 2000
This book tackles the most difficult decisions parents can face, including whether to involve police or consider hospitalization if their children are a danger to themselves and their families. At the same time, it emphasizes the positive qualities these children often have and illustrates how thei…
Title
Survival strategies for parenting children with bipolar disorder: Innovative parenting and counseling techniques for helping children with bipolar disorder and the conditions that may occur with it
Author
Lynn, George T.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Paperback, 236 p.
Topics
Manic-Depression. Bipolar Disorder
Tourette Syndrome. Gilles De La Tourette Syndrome
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This book tackles the most difficult decisions parents can face, including whether to involve police or consider hospitalization if their children are a danger to themselves and their families. At the same time, it emphasizes the positive qualities these children often have and illustrates how their gifts and abilities can build their self-esteem and help them function better in society.
ISBN
1853029211
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
CD 304 LYN 2000
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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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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The cartoon and script curriculum for teaching social behavior and communication: Using visual strategies to support behavioral programming for individuals with ASD

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122172
Bernard-Opitz, Vera. Shawnee, KS: AAPC Publishing , 2017. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 BER 2017
This easy-to-use book is designed to help children with ASD find friends, become better communicators, increase their flexibility, and live lives that are less stressful. Skills are presented in the form of cartoons, scripts and role play - all evidence-based practices - that address a wide range o…
Title
The cartoon and script curriculum for teaching social behavior and communication: Using visual strategies to support behavioral programming for individuals with ASD
Author
Bernard-Opitz, Vera
Place
Shawnee, KS
Publisher
AAPC Publishing
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
Softcover ; 159 p., illustrations
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Abstract
This easy-to-use book is designed to help children with ASD find friends, become better communicators, increase their flexibility, and live lives that are less stressful. Skills are presented in the form of cartoons, scripts and role play - all evidence-based practices - that address a wide range of developmental levels. This book breaks down complex behaviors into manageable steps and provides methods to help children and youth generalize skills across settings and people. The result: individuals on the spectrum become more effective in managing everyday life!
ISBN
9781942197317
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 BER 2017
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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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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The social skills picture book: Teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108721
Baker, Jed E. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 2001. (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 BAK 2001
Depicts, step by step, children demonstrating various social skills. Each skill is formatted sequentially, similar to a cartoon strip, with digital pictures of actual children combined with text and cartoon bubbles to denote what the children are saying - and sometimes thinking - as they engage in …
Title
The social skills picture book: Teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism
Author
Baker, Jed E.
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Hardcover: 197 p. (ill.)
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Social Skills
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Child Social Behaviour
Abstract
Depicts, step by step, children demonstrating various social skills. Each skill is formatted sequentially, similar to a cartoon strip, with digital pictures of actual children combined with text and cartoon bubbles to denote what the children are saying - and sometimes thinking - as they engage in the skill. Included are the right (and sometimes the wrong) way to act with accompanying text that enhances the learning experience. These pictures provide a means to compensate for the inherent difficulties many autistic individuals share. They make explicit what to do and say in social situations. In addition, by utilizing a picture format, they capitalize on students' visual processing strengths to facilitate attention and comprehension.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professional on March 2013.
ISBN
1885477910
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 2001
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Comic strip conversations: Illustrated interactions that teach conversation skills to students with autism and related disorders

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108785
Gray, Carol. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 1994. Rev. & updated. (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 GRA 1994
A comic strip conversation is a conversation between two or more people which incorporates the use of simple drawings. These drawings serve to illustrate an ongoing communication, providing additional support to individuals who struggle to comprehend the quick exchange of information which occurs i…
Title
Comic strip conversations: Illustrated interactions that teach conversation skills to students with autism and related disorders
Author
Gray, Carol
Edition
Rev. & updated
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
Paperback; 38 pages
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Language/Communication
Autism
Abstract
A comic strip conversation is a conversation between two or more people which incorporates the use of simple drawings. These drawings serve to illustrate an ongoing communication, providing additional support to individuals who struggle to comprehend the quick exchange of information which occurs in a conversation. Experience with comic strip conversations indicates they may be an effective tool for parents and professionals working with students with autism and other developmental disabilitites. In addition, the use of a basic set of symbols are used to illustrate social skills which are abstract and difficult for students with autism to understand.
ISBN
9781885477224
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 GRA 1994
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Making autism a gift: Inspiring children to believe in themselves and lead happy, fulfilling lives

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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112799
Wrobel, Mary, Reilly, Patricia. Arlington, TX: Future Horizons, Inc. , 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 WRO 2003
Puberty can be especially tough when young people have autism or other special needs. Through simple stories similar to Carol Gray's Social Stories, author Mary Wrobel teaches caregivers exactly what to say and not say, and shows how you can create helpful stories of your own. Mary addresses hygien…
Title
Taking care of myself: A healthy hygiene, puberty and personal curriculum for young people with autism
Author
Wrobel, Mary
Reilly, Patricia
Place
Arlington, TX
Publisher
Future Horizons, Inc.
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Softcover: 250 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Social Skills
Autism
Young Adults-Hygiene
Social Behaviour (includes boundaries)
Young Adults ? Social Behaviour
Abstract
Puberty can be especially tough when young people have autism or other special needs. Through simple stories similar to Carol Gray's Social Stories, author Mary Wrobel teaches caregivers exactly what to say and not say, and shows how you can create helpful stories of your own. Mary addresses hygiene, modesty, body growth and development, menstruation, touching, personal safety, and more. Young students can benefit from self-care skills such as using the toilet, brushing teeth, and washing hands.
ISBN
9781885477941
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 WRO 2003
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Understanding regulation disorders of sensory processing in children: Management strategies for parents and professionals (Korean)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113133
Reebye, Pratibha, Stalker, Aileen. London, UK: 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
FM 100.5 REE 2008b
This edition is translated into Korean. Children with Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing struggle to regulate their emotions and behaviors in response to sensory stimulation. This book explains how to recognize these disorders, which are often misdiagnosed, and offers practical ways of help…
Title
Understanding regulation disorders of sensory processing in children: Management strategies for parents and professionals (Korean)
Author
Reebye, Pratibha
Stalker, Aileen
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 204 p.
Topics
Nervous System/Nervous System Diseases-Children
Child Behaviour
Attention Deficit Disorder. Hyperactivity
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This edition is translated into Korean. Children with Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing struggle to regulate their emotions and behaviors in response to sensory stimulation. This book explains how to recognize these disorders, which are often misdiagnosed, and offers practical ways of helping children with regulation disorders. The authors explain the distinguishing characteristics, symptoms, diagnosis, assessment and treatment approaches for the disorder. Focusing on early intervention, they present a range of management strategies for sensory sensitivities, motor problems, over- or under-reaction, and extremes of behavior. These practical strategies for parents and professionals will help children with regulation disorders integrate and succeed in the family, at school and in the community.
ISBN
9788968661259
Language
Korean
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 100.5 REE 2008b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
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