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The Resource Aspertools : the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity, Harold S. Reitman with Pati Fizzano and Rebecca Reitman

Aspertools : the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity, Harold S. Reitman with Pati Fizzano and Rebecca Reitman

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Aspertools : the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity
Title
Aspertools
Title remainder
the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity
Statement of responsibility
Harold S. Reitman with Pati Fizzano and Rebecca Reitman
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Language
eng
Summary
In Aspertools you will discover everything you need to understand your loved one, student, co-worker, or friend, whose brain might be "a little different." This is the first book to offer simple tools, action plans, and resources to deal with neurodiverse conditions such as Asperger's or any of the other neurological, psychological, or learning disability labels applied to individuals. Also included are tips from ESE teacher Pati Fizzano, and thoughts from Rebecca Reitman. This comprehensive yet easy-to-understand work will give you and your loved ones hope, and the promise of a vibrant, fulfilling life -- no matter what the label
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WWBK
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Reitman, Harold S
Dewey number
616.85883200835
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Reitman, Rebecca
  • Fizzano, Pati
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  • Autistic children
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Autism in children
Target audience
general
Label
Aspertools : the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity, Harold S. Reitman with Pati Fizzano and Rebecca Reitman
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
"Everyone's brain is different" -- Who am I calling an Aspie? -- Axiety -- Hypersenses: senses on steriods -- Observation: "elementary, my dear Watson" -- The meltdown -- The safe place -- Rudeness, truth telling, and manners -- Transitions -- Routines -- Structure and positive activities -- Obsessons and hyper-interests -- Social awkardness -- Limit choices to avoid "no" -- Instilling street smarts -- Taking things literally: "Why did they say I'm not playing with a full deck?" -- Specifics: say what you mean, mean what you say -- Preventing overwhelm: breaking down big jobs into smaller tasks -- Setting goals -- Rules, rewards, and consequences -- Checklists: the indispensable tool -- Time management: tools for getting your Aspie to be on time -- Overlapping conditions -- It's not about you -- Love unconditionally
Control code
000060406753
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 185 pages
Isbn
9780285643642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)905972031
Label
Aspertools : the practical guide for understanding and embracing Asperger's, autism spectrum disorders, and neurodiversity, Harold S. Reitman with Pati Fizzano and Rebecca Reitman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Everyone's brain is different" -- Who am I calling an Aspie? -- Axiety -- Hypersenses: senses on steriods -- Observation: "elementary, my dear Watson" -- The meltdown -- The safe place -- Rudeness, truth telling, and manners -- Transitions -- Routines -- Structure and positive activities -- Obsessons and hyper-interests -- Social awkardness -- Limit choices to avoid "no" -- Instilling street smarts -- Taking things literally: "Why did they say I'm not playing with a full deck?" -- Specifics: say what you mean, mean what you say -- Preventing overwhelm: breaking down big jobs into smaller tasks -- Setting goals -- Rules, rewards, and consequences -- Checklists: the indispensable tool -- Time management: tools for getting your Aspie to be on time -- Overlapping conditions -- It's not about you -- Love unconditionally
Control code
000060406753
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 185 pages
Isbn
9780285643642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)905972031

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