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  • A First Look at Autism: I See Things Differently

    A First Look at Autism: I See Things Differently

    by Pat Thomas

    Explores important issues in a clear and matter-of-fact way to appeal to young children. A beautifully illustrated picture book that helps children to understand autism. This reassuring picture book explains what autism is in simple terms, helping children with siblings or classmates with autism understand what everyday life feels like from a child with autism's perspective The book is written largely from the child's perspective. It is meant to be read with your child, or a group of children. in a way that allows the child to open up about...

  • All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome

    All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome

    by Kathy Hoopmann

    All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome takes a playful look at Asperger Syndrome (AS), drawing inspiration from the feline world in a way that will strike a chord with all those who are familiar with AS. Delightful colour photographs of cats bring to life familiar characteristics such as sensitive hearing, scampering at the first sign of being stroked, and particular eating habits. Touching, humorous and insightful, this book evokes the difficulties and joys of raising a child who is different and leaves the reader with a sense of the dignity, individuality,...

  • All Dogs have ADHD

    All Dogs have ADHD

    by Kathy Hoopmann

    All Dogs Have ADHD takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognisable to those who are familiar with ADHD. Following the style of the award-winning All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome, charming colour photographs of dogs bring to life familiar ADHD characteristics such as being restless and excitable, getting easily distracted, and acting on impulse. This delightful book combines humour with understanding to reflect the difficulties and joys of...

  • All My Stripes: A Story for Children With Autism

    All My Stripes: A Story for Children With Autism

    by Shaina Rudolph

    *"Nobody gets me, Mama!"* In All My Stripes, Zane the zebra feels different from the rest of his classmates. He worries that all they notice about him is his "autism stripe." With the help of his Mama, Zane comes to appreciate all his stripes — the unique strengths that make him who he is! Includes a Reading Guide with additional background information about autism spectrum disorders and a Note to Parents and Caregivers with tips for finding support. Foreword by Alison Singer, President, Autism Science Foundation.  40 Pages / Colour *Author Bio:* *Shaina...

  • Baxter Turns Down His Buzz: A Story for Little Kids About ADHD

    Baxter Turns Down His Buzz: A Story for Little Kids About ADHD

    by James Foley

    Baxter was the fastest bunny in the forest. His mind buzzed with thoughts and his body wanted to zoom! But sometimes he lost control of his buzz and his zoom, like when he rammed into the raccoons during the annual forest race. With help from his uncle Barnaby, Baxter learns how to slow down his thoughts, be more aware of what is happening around him, and relax his body. At the next forest race, Baxter finds that his buzz is just right! Includes a Note to Parents and...

  • Ben's School Daze Book

    Ben's School Daze Book

    by Magnetic Moves

    This is the story of Ben, a lively and active boy, who finds the sensory experiences within his day to be overwhelming.  Loud noises vibrate through his body and “shoes and socks bother him… they never feel just right”. This can make it hard for Ben to be a good student.  But don’t worry, his teacher and mum know what to do to help him through his day. At the end of the story there is information on what Sensory Processing Disorder is and strategies that can be implemented...

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