No More Meltdowns: Positive Strategies for Managing and Preventing Out-Of-Control-Behavior

No More MeltdownsNo More Meltdowns: Positive Strategies for Managing and Preventing Out-Of-Control- Behavior  By Jed Baker.

(XBM Baker 2008)

Meltdowns are stressful for both child and adult, but Dr. Baker can help!  Dr. Baker offers an easy-to-follow, 4-step model that will improve your everyday relationships with the children in your life: 1) Managing your own emotions by adjusting your expectations, 2) Learning strategies to calm a meltdown in the moment, 3) Understanding why a meltdown occurs, and 4) Creating plans to prevent future meltdowns.  Pp.150.

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Making Sense of Sex

making sense of sexMaking Sense of Sex: A Forthright Guide to Puberty, Sex and Relationships for People with Asperger’s Syndrome  By Sarah Attwood.

(XAT Attwo 2008)

This book describes developments in both the male and female body, and explains how to maintain hygiene and personal care, and to promote general good health. The author examines emotional changes, including moods and sexual feelings, and provides comprehensive information on sex, sexual health and reproduction. She looks at the nature of friendship, how it changes from childhood to adulthood and its importance as a basis for sexual encounter. She also offers coping strategies for different social experiences, from bullying to dating, and includes essential tips on the politics of mature behaviour, such as knowing the difference between public and personal topics of conversation.  Pp.320.

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Solving the Relationship Puzzle

solving the relationship puzzleSolving the Relationship Puzzle by Steven Gutstein.

(XAB Gutst 2000)

Learn about the social development pathway of the nondisabled child and the life-changing detour taken by children on the autism spectrum. This book will help you show your child self discovery and social awareness. Pp.182.

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