Parenting Family & Relationships Books - Children With Special Needs

Normal: A Mother and Her Beautiful Son Cover Image
ISBN: 9781328593122
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - January 14th, 2020

A moving memoir from the mother of a child with Treacher Collins Syndrome, with a foreword by R.J. Palacio, author of Wonder

For Magda Newman, normal was a goal—she wanted her son Nathaniel to be able to play on the playground, swim at the beach, enjoy the moments of childhood that are often taken for granted.

Occupational Therapy Activities for Kids: 100 Fun Games and Exercises to Build Skills Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646110766
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Published: Rockridge Press - January 28th, 2020

Watch your child develop the skills to thrive-with occupational therapy

What Science Tells Us about Autism Spectrum Disorder: Making the Right Choices for Your Child Cover Image
ISBN: 9781462536078
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Published: The Guilford Press - February 5th, 2020

What have scientists learned about the causes of autism spectrum disorder? Why do different kids have such different symptoms, and what are the best ways to deal with them? Will there ever be a cure?

Learn to Read for Kids with Dyslexia, Volume 2: 125 More Games and Activities to Teach Your Child to Read Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646112715
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Published: Rockridge Press - February 4th, 2020

125 more games to help kids with dyslexia build reading skills

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, 3rd Edition explains the best diets for children with food intolerances and hypersensitivities that stem from altered biochemistry and which may be causing problems in learning, behavior, development, attention, sensory responses, sleep, and digestion.

Independent Living with Autism: Your Roadmap to Success Cover Image
ISBN: 9781949177046
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Published: Future Horizons - February 3rd, 2020

Independent Living with Autism is a guide for young adults with autism leaving the shelter of school and looking for guidance in the important tasks of adult life.

Down Syndrome, Blessed with ThisAbility: Now Imagine Life without Me Cover Image
ISBN: 9781645598329
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Published: Covenant Books - December 3rd, 2019

Down Syndrome, Blessed with ThisAbility, Now Imagine Life without Me is a book that portrays seven different families that share their experiences of their children who were blessed with Down syndrome. Parents, if you have received a diagnosis of Down syndrome, this book is a must read. These unique journeys will touch your heart and uncloud your future.

Differently Wired: A Parent’s Guide to Raising an Atypical Child with Confidence and Hope Cover Image
ISBN: 9781523506316
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - January 21st, 2020

It’s time to say no to trying to fit square-peg kids into round holes, and yes to raising them from a place of acceptance and joy.

A how-to, a manifesto, and a wise and reassuring companion for parents of neuroatypical children, who often feel that they have no place to turn, Differently Wired offers 18 paradigm-shifting ideas—what the autho

The Way I See It: 5th Edition: Revised & Expanded Cover Image
ISBN: 9781949177312
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Published: Future Horizons - April 3rd, 2020

In this updated and expanded fifth edition, The Way I See It, Dr. Temple Grandin gets to the REAL issues of autism--the ones parents, teachers, and individuals on the spectrum face every day.

The Orchid and the Dandelion: Why Sensitive Children Face Challenges and How All Can Thrive Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101970218
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Published: Vintage - April 28th, 2020

"Based on groundbreaking research that has the power to change the lives of countless children--and the adults who love them."
--Susan Cain, author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts.

A book that offers hope and a pathway to success for parents, teachers, psychologists, and child development experts coping with difficult children.

My Best Friends Cover Image
ISBN: 9781545663004
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Published: Mill City Press, Inc. - December 21st, 2019

This book is about fairy tales and finding friends. A rate needing water, a horse finding a friend loving each other. No matter what they look like. I have six books in this one book.

Up, Not Down Syndrome: Uplifting Lessons Learned from Raising a Son With Trisomy 21 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781615994625
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Published: Modern History Press - April 1st, 2020

Up, Not Down Syndrome is a love letter and a map. Experience how it feels to think your life is over after having an unlovable baby. At first the loss seems impossible to overcome. Alex becomes the author's greatest teacher. Love is stronger than fear. Everyone has gifts. The book consists of three parts: the story, the lessons Alex taught the writer and Alex's perspective.

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