The Way I See It, Collector's Edition: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's

The Way I See It, Collector's Edition: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's

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by Temple Grandin
     
 

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In the revised and expanded version of this innovative book, Dr. Temple Grandin gets down to the REAL issues of autism, the ones parents, teachers, and individuals on the spectrum face every day. Temple offers helpful do’s and don’ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips, all based on her “insider” perspective and a great deal of

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In the revised and expanded version of this innovative book, Dr. Temple Grandin gets down to the REAL issues of autism, the ones parents, teachers, and individuals on the spectrum face every day. Temple offers helpful do’s and don’ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips, all based on her “insider” perspective and a great deal of research. These are just some of the specific topics Temple delves into:

How and Why People with Autism Think Differently
Economical Early Intervention Programs that Work
How Sensory Sensitivities Affect Learning
Behaviors Caused by a Disability vs. Just Bad Behaviors
Teaching People with Autism to Live in an Unpredictable World
Alternative Medicine vs. Conventional Medicine
Employment Ideas for Adults with Autism

This revised and expanded edition contains revisions based on her most current autism research, as well as 12 additional articles including:

Improving Time Management and Organizational Skills
Which School is best for this Child?
Teaching Turn Taking and the Ability to Wait

And many more!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780986067310
Publisher:
Future Horizons, Inc.
Publication date:
10/15/2014
Pages:
375
Sales rank:
197,256
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)

Meet the Author

Temple Grandin (born August 29, 1947) is an American doctor of animal science, a professor at Colorado State University, a best-selling author, an autistic activist, a consultant to the livestock industry on animal behavior, and an engineer. She also created the "hug box", a device to calm those with autism. The subject of an award-winning, 2010 biographical film, Temple Grandin, she also was listed in the Time 100 list of the one hundred most influential people in the world in the "Heroes" category.

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