Category Archives for "Autism Books"

Articles that focus on recently published autism-related books. These may be listed as What’s New on the Bookshelf or they may be a book excerpt (sample of the verbatim text).

New Book Will Resonate with Special Needs Families

New Book Will Resonate with Special Needs Families https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/book-resonate-special-needs-families

Lookin Out For Leroy By Janey H. Bailey Lookin Out For Leroy is an uplifting story about 11-year-old Leroy, who is autistic. He struggles with many basic life skills, but musically he is a prodigy. Narrated by his 14-year-old carer and sister, Tia, the siblings are recruited into a Caribbean band and are taken on […]

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New Book Offers Encouragement to Parents of Fussy Eaters

Helpful New Book Offers Encouragement to Parents of Fussy Eaters https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/encouragement-parents-fussy-eaters

Attack of the Killer Banana by Shannon Thiry A new book, Attack of the Killer Banana, by Shannon Thiry, offers help and support to parents of children who are extremely fussy eaters. Lots of parents complain about their children being “fussy eaters.” But with a little bit of encouragement,1 their kids outgrow their problems. For […]

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Inspirational New Book Provides Natural Ways to Treat ASD

Inspirational New Book Provides Natural Ways to Treat ASD https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/inspirational-new-book-provides-natural-ways-to-treat-asd

HEALING WITHOUT HURTING: Treating ADHD, Apraxia, and Autism Spectrum Disorders Naturally & Effectively Without Harmful Medication In this time of great urgency, the number of children being diagnosed with attention deficient hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorders (ASD), and their co-morbid conditions—such as obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), depression, impulsivity, and aggression—is growing exponentially. Yet, the […]

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New Book Celebrates Children with Autism Using Stunning Photography

New Book Celebrates Children with Autism Using Stunning Photography

FACES OF AUTISM: Inspiration. Admiration. Celebration. Tera Girardin has been a child and family photographer in the Twin Cities for 12 years. After her own son was diagnosed with autism seven years ago, she felt compelled to photograph children with autism and tell their stories. This has led to Faces of Autism, a book which […]

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What’s New on the Bookshelf: When Kids Fly

What's New on the Bookshelf: When Kids Fly http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/whats-new-on-bookshelf-when-kids-fly

(2015) Parents of children with sensory integration challenges will finally have access to a clear and concise treatment resource straight from an industry leading professional. With the upcoming release When Kids Fly: Solutions for Children with Sensory Integration Challenges, Sally Fryer Dietz has assembled her unprecedented knowledge from over thirty years as a physical and […]

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A Sneak Peek…Mr. Michael: Journeying with My Special Son

A Sneak Peek...Mr. Michael: Journeying with My Special Son http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/journeying-with-my-special-son/

The birth of a child can bring indescribable joy and eager anticipation to a couple, but what happens when time reveals that the child has an irreversible disability? What does the couple do, and what becomes of the child? How does God break through the disappointment to reveal himself in such a situation? Mr. Michael: […]

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Ways to Unlock and Manage Your Autistic Child’s Anxiety

Ways to Unlock and Manage Your Autistic Child's Anxiety http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/manage-your-autistic-childs-anxiety

Anxiety is one of the most common issues experienced by children or young people with autism. Understanding anxiety and identifying the role it plays in behaviors associated with autism — as well as learning ways to minimize its impact — are crucial for parents and caregivers. Anxiety is a very common feeling for everyone. We […]

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Thrive in Chaos Experiencing Joy and Happiness…WHILE You Serve Those With Special Needs

Thrive in Chaos Experiencing Joy and Happiness...WHILE You Serve Those With Special Needs http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/experiencing-joy-and-happiness-while-serving-special-needs

Meet Kyle Jetsel, a happily married father of six with two sons affected by autism.  The Jetsel family has come to realize they have a choice. They choose to be optimistic, to repel discouragement and to THRIVE in the CHAOS. Kyle and his oldest son, Alek, have written a book that details the JOY, the […]

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Fueling your Child’s Passion: An Educator’s Look at The Spark

Fueling your Child’s Passion: An Educator's Look at The Spark http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/fueling-childs-passion-an-educators-look-at-spark

The Spark: A Mother’s Story of Nurturing Genius, by Kristine Barnett, recounts her story as a mother of a child diagnosed with Asperger’s. Kristine narrates how she “lost” her son Jake to autism and her family’s journey to get him back. Jake worked with experts at home and in school, but progress was lacking, and […]

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