Strategies for Individuals
- A Week of Switching, Shifting, and Stretchingwas $17.95 Special Price $16.16
Empower children on the spectrum to be more flexible!
This picture book assists children on the autism spectrum, and any child for that matter, to improving their executive function skills. Specifically, children are guided to examine their black-and-white thinking in order to begin to think more flexibly. Using repeated rhymes and illustrations, the child begins to recognize that the more flexible her thinking, the better she can cope with the challenges that life presents, ultimately leading to fewer meltdowns.Learn More
- A is for Autism, F is for Friendwas $11.95 Special Price $10.76
Does your child understand that children with classic autism are just children who want friends?
A is for Autism, F Is for Friend: A Kid’s Book for Making Friends with a Child Who Has Autism provides a look at the life of Chelsea who has classic autism. In this book, she walks us through her day and explains that although she sees other kids playing and wants to join them, social interaction can be tricky for her. In sharing some of her strengths and challenges, Chelsea compares them with issues that all kids face, highlighting the many things she and her peers have in common. A Is for Autism, F Is for Friend provides an enjoyable, discussion-oriented format for teaching youth about autism.Learn More
- A 5 is Against the Law!was $20.95 Special Price $18.86
Help for teaching about personal boundaries and potential legal consequences of unacceptable behaviors.
Autism Society Award Winner!
Building on Kari Dunn Buron's popular book, The Incredible 5-Point Scale, this title takes a look at challenging behavior with a particular focus on social behaviors that can be problematic for adolescents and young adults who have difficulty understanding and maintaining social boundaries. Using a direct and simple style with lots of examples and hands-on activities, A 5 Is Against the Law! speaks directly to adolescents and young adults. A section of the book is devoted to how to cope with social anxiety before it begins to escalate, often leading to impulsive and unacceptable social behavior. Throughout the book, readers are encouraged to think about their own behavior and create an anxiety scale that applies to his or her particular emotions and situations.Learn More
- Visual Recipes: A Cookbook for Non-Readerswas $21.95 Special Price $19.76
This unique cookbook, written for individuals who are visual learners or nonreaders, will foster independence and confidence for anyone in the kitchen. The clear photographs, which include all of the details that a person with autism needs to be a successful cook, are easy to understand. The recipes consist of picture-based directions, and each step is framed for visual clarity. The importance of safety in the kitchen is also highlighted.Learn More