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Crohn's & Colitis 2E Understanding and Managing IBD

By: A. Hillary Steinhart

Price: $22.90

Publisher: Canada, Robert Rose Inc: 2012

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 001037


Living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis can be a tremendous challenge, so actually understanding inflammatory bowel disease is the key to developing effective management strategies. The first edition of Dr. Steinhart's book has over 50,000 copies in print and has been recognized by practitioners and patients alike for its invaluable information on the subject. This new edition will feature twenty per cent new content based on the most current evidence from the ... View more info

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: 101 Stories of Caregiving, Coping, and Compassion

By: Amy Newmark and Angela Timashenka Geiger

Price: $19.90

Publisher: USA, Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC: 2014

Seller ID: 001034


Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia? You are not alone. With 101 encouraging and inspiring stories by others like you, this book is a source of support and encouragement throughout your caregiving journey. Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia affect millions of people, and this book is especially for caregivers. This collection, a joint project with the Alzheimer's Association, is filled with 101 stories of love and lessons from... View more info

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Helping Your Child with Selective Mutism: Practical Steps to Overcome a Fear of Speaking

By: Angela E. McHolm and Charles E. Cunningham and Melanie K. Vanier

Price: $21.90

Publisher: USA, New Harbinger Publications: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004021


Often described as "social phobia's cousin" and misdiagnosed as autism, selective mutism is a debilitating fear of speaking in some situations experienced by some children. The disorder usually presents in children before the age of five, but it may not be recognized until the child starts school. When requested to speak, children with selective mutism often look down, blush, or otherwise express anxiety that disrupts their engagement with people and activities. Selectiv... View more info

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Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000865


Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder This book addresses ways that we can help people with Autism understand our communication; and also ways to enable them to express what they want or need to say. Detailed information regarding the use of visual supports includes sample visuals that can be copied and laminated for everyday use. A manual for building communications skills in people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. View more info

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Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $22.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2002

Seller ID: 000864


Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals This guide provides an introduction to the nature of communication difficulties in Autism and introduces the concept of visual supports. It provides examples of the way that a range of visuals can be used to support communication. A guide for parents and professionals. View more info

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Everyone Dies One Day: Assisting people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder to understand the concept of death, loss and the grieving process

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2002

Seller ID: 000863


Everyone Dies One Day: Assisting people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder to understand the concept of death, loss and the grieving process With designated spaces to paste a photo or draw a picture and lines on which to write, the book can be personalized. Following the loss of a family member or friend a tangible record of a happy relationship can be created. This booklet has been designed to assist people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, to understand the concept of ... View more info

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Good Nights: a manual for parents/carers who have a child with Autism experiencing difficulties with sleep

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 000862


The manual outlines various factors relative to Autism that may contribute to sleep difficulties. Strategies are provided to help reduce bedtime and sleep problems. The strategies described encompass: environment; communication; behaviour; social routines; sensory issues and more. Some practical resources (schedule visuals, Social Stories) are included. A Manual for parents and carers who have a child with Autism experiencing sleep difficulties. View more info

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Let's Play: Facilitating interactive play skills in children with Autism

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000861


Let's Play: Facilitating interactive play skills in children with Autism. Autism impacts on the child's development in three key areas i.e. social skills, communication and behaviour. Deficits in all of these areas will impact on the development of play; and, in turn, impairment in play skills will also impact on social development, communication and other skills related to cognition. This resource is designed for use by parents, caregivers, teachers and others w... View more info

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Meal Time Management and Overcoming Restricted Diets in Children with Autism

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000860


This book explores the various reasons why a child might reject certain foods; resist being seated at the table; and generally resist joining others at meal times. Strategies are provided to help break down the barriers to meal time and to help introduce the child to new foods. The importance of routines along with rewards is demonstrated. Meal Time Management has been acclaimed as "family saving". Mealtime management and overcoming restricted diets in people with Autis... View more info

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Supporting Successful Transitions in People with Autism

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000859


As periods of change can be difficult, anxious times, for children and adults with Autism this book examines the concept of change/transition in relation to the nature of Autism. It provides strategies, along with resources which can be copied and laminated, to help make these periods much easier for the person with Autism. View more info

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Making Sense of the Senses in children with Autism: A workbook for teachers and parents

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 000856


Making Sense of the Senses for Children with Autism: a workbook for teachers and parents This manual explores the difficulties for many children with Autism with regard to sensory stimuli, including touch sensation, visual stimuli, taste and smell, sound, body awareness, balance and movement. Mindful of sensory difficulties, the book provides teaching strategies relevant to the classroom, home and other environments. A workbook for teachers and parents. View more info

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Living with Autism: Practical Strategies for Supporting People with Autism Spectrum Disorders

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 000854


This collection of articles provides strategies to address 'everyday life' difficulties for individuals with Autism. Topics include: behavioural difficulties; social skills in Autism; dealing with obsessions; waiting; toileting; a restricted diet, and more. Practical Strategies for Supporting People with Autism Spectrum Disorders. View more info

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Help Me Do Everyday Things: Helpful strategies to help people with Autism to do those everyday things

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $29.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 000855


Help me do Everyday Things This book provides a range of strategies to help the individual with Autism function more independently in family and community life. Strategies include: enhancing communication; using routines; adapting the environment; and providing motivation. Helpful strategies to help people with Autism to do those everyday things. View more info

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Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood Settings: Facilitating Participation and Inclusion

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2013

Seller ID: 000853


Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood Settings: Facilitating Participation and Inclusion This easy to read publication is a much needed resource for teachers, speech pathologists,occupational therapists, psychologists and managers working across early childhood settings. The publication provides the reader with: An Understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorders Increased awareness of the Early Signs and Diagnostic Pathways The Early Years Framework and Autism Spectr... View more info

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Is it Autism? Information for Early Childhood Educators

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $9.90

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia: 2014

Seller ID: 000852


This publication is designed to support early childhood teachers and educators to develop their understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and clarify the supports and pathways available for families of children who may be developing differently and require additional supports. Although not all children developing differently will have ASD, by increasing the educators' knowledge of Autism and its early signs, children of concern are more likely to be identified and ... View more info

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On the Wings of a Butterfly: A Special Story to support conversations on grief and loss

By: Belinda Messer

Price: $16.90

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2016

Seller ID: 003951


This very special book on grief for young children up to 9 years is suitable for all children who are experiencing the loss of a loved one or who are preparing for the loss of a somebody close to them. Coming from a place of permission and comfort, this book will help a young one through this sad and very difficult to understand time. I drew upon my own experiences when writing this book and used what would have made me feel better when I was a little girl losing my fath... View more info

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The Australian Autism Handbook 2E The Essential Resource Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Benison O'Reilly and Kathryn Wicks

Price: $34.90

Publisher: Australia, Jane Curry Publishing: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000866


When first published in 2008, The Australian Autism Handbook quickly became the go-to guide for parents whose children have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. In this new edition, the book has been updated with all the latest research, the ratings guide for early interventions, new chapters on teens; Aspergers syndrome; DSM5 diagnostic criteria; and advice for dads by dads. Its new resources section ensures you make the most of your funding and lists every ... View more info

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Living with It: A Survivor's Guide to Panic Attacks

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $9.90

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2000

Edition: 20

Seller ID: 000073


Panic attacks--approximately 5% of the population will experience them at some time or another. The dread of having an attack--they seemingly come out of nowhere--transforms the ordinary world of everyday life into a nightmare of anxiety and suffering. Author Bev Aisbett, a survivor of Panic Syndrome, has three basic messages: You can beat this You are not alone You will recover Originally published in 1993, this calm, commonsense guide has helped many thousands ... View more info

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Living it Up: The Advanced Survivor's Guide to Anxiety-free Living

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 000074


LIVING IT UP offers further hope and guidance for sufferers of anxiety disorders, and valuable insights for those interested in personal development. What is your "It"? Anger? Fear? Low self-esteem? Depression? Addiction? LIVING It UP, a sequel to the popular LIVING WItH It: A Survivor's Guide to Panic Attacks, is a guide to surviving anxiety in its many forms - from the overwhelming terror of Panic Disorder to the less intense but equally destructive daily stresses of m... View more info

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I Love Me: A Guide to being Your Own Best Friend

By: Bev Aisbett

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2013

Seller ID: 000075


From the bestselling author of LIVING WITH IT comes a breakthrough work that is the culmination of years of searching for the 'bottom line' of the malaise which affects not only those who suffer with anxiety and depression but also human beings in general in ever-increasing numbers. This feeling manifests as anything from dissatisfaction to rage, bullying to brutality, self pity to cynicism. It contaminates happiness, sabotages potential and saps joy. The malaise is not ... View more info