The way I see it : a personal look at autism / Temple Grandin ; foreword by Tony Attwood

By: Grandin, Temple.
Contributor(s): [Attwood, Tony].
Arlington, TX : Future Horizons, 2020Edition: Updated and revised fifth edition.Description: xxv, 382 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781949177312.Subject(s): AUTISM | ASPERGER SYNDROME | CHILDREN | ADOLESCENTS | ADULTS | EMPLOYMENT | EDUCATION | SENSORY ISSUES | BEHAVIOUR MANAGEMENT | SOCIAL ASPECTSGenre/Form: Popular works.
Contents:
1. The importance of early education -- 2. Teaching & education -- 3. Sensory issues - 4. Understanding nonverbal autism -- 5. Behavior issues -- 6. Social functioning -- 7. Medications & biomedical issues -- 8. Cognition & brain research -- 9. Adult issues and employment -- Tony & Temple: face to face
Summary: "In this fifth edition of the beloved classic book 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. Temple offers helpful dos and don'ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips all based on her insider perspective and a great deal of research. Revised and updated chapters include: alternative v. conventional medicine, do not get trapped by labels, the importance of early educational intervention, video gaming and screen time, try on careers . . . and many more."
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"82 subjects covered!"--Cover.

Includes a foreword to the second edition by Emily Gerson Saines and a foreword to the first edition by Ruth Christ Sullivan.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-380).

1. The importance of early education -- 2. Teaching & education -- 3. Sensory issues - 4. Understanding nonverbal autism -- 5. Behavior issues -- 6. Social functioning -- 7. Medications & biomedical issues -- 8. Cognition & brain research -- 9. Adult issues and employment -- Tony & Temple: face to face

"In this fifth edition of the beloved classic book 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. Temple offers helpful dos and don'ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips all based on her insider perspective and a great deal of research. Revised and updated chapters include: alternative v. conventional medicine, do not get trapped by labels, the importance of early educational intervention, video gaming and screen time, try on careers . . . and many more."

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