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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
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due June 18, 2019
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Incentives for change: Motivating people with autism spectrum disorders to learn and gain independence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110940
Delmolino, Lara, Harris, Sandra L. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2004. 1st ed. (Topics in autism). (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 DEL 2004
This book provides parents and professionals with the tools to help motivate children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. Topics include: Identifying and delivering incentives, transitioning from concrete to abstract reinforcers, teaching a child to express what he wants, and encouraging in…
Title
Incentives for change: Motivating people with autism spectrum disorders to learn and gain independence
Author
Delmolino, Lara
Harris, Sandra L.
Edition
1st ed. (Topics in autism)
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback, 145 p.
Topics
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Children's Psychological Development
Abstract
This book provides parents and professionals with the tools to help motivate children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. Topics include: Identifying and delivering incentives, transitioning from concrete to abstract reinforcers, teaching a child to express what he wants, and encouraging independence and self-management skills.
ISBN
1890627607
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 DEL 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
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Reaching out, joining in: Teaching social skills to young children with autism

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108319
Weiss, Mary Jane, Harris, Sandra L. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House , 2001. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 272 WEI 2001
This book introduces social skills programs to parents of preschool- and kindergarten-aged children diagnosed with one of the Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD), including Autistic Disorder, Asperger's Disorder, and PDD: Not Otherwise Specified. This book focuses on four broad topics: play ski…
Title
Reaching out, joining in: Teaching social skills to young children with autism
Author
Weiss, Mary Jane
Harris, Sandra L.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
Woodbine House
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback; 225 p.
Series
Topics in autism
Topics
Child Social Behaviour
Child Behaviour
Autism Spectrum Disorder (includes Asperger Syndrome)
Autism
Abstract
This book introduces social skills programs to parents of preschool- and kindergarten-aged children diagnosed with one of the Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD), including Autistic Disorder, Asperger's Disorder, and PDD: Not Otherwise Specified. This book focuses on four broad topics: play skills; the language of social skills; understanding another person's perspective; functioning in an inclusive classroom. This book helps parents to work with their child's strengths to improve social skills. A case study of one family's efforts and successes provides a real-life example that's informative.
Notes
Reviewed by BCCH/BCW Health Professionals on March 2013.
ISBN
1890627240
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 272 WEI 2001
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due November 12, 2018
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