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The Un-Prescription for Autism: A Natural Approach for a Calmer, Happier, and More Focused Child
By Gildan Media on Dreamscape Audio
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ean: 9781520071701, isbn: 1520071701,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
Each year when more than 50,000 American families receive an autism diagnosis, they find themselves asking the same question: What can we do to help our child? The conventional approach is to medicate difficult behaviors-suppressing symptoms while leaving underlying health challenges untouched. But now, Dr. Janet Lintala, founder of the Autism Health Center and a mother of an autistic child herself, shares the protocols used in her practice to target the underlying issues associated with autism
NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.5 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
What is autism: a lifelong disability or a naturally occurring form of cognitive difference akin to certain forms of genius? In truth it is both of these things and more - and the future of our society depends on our understanding it.
Wired reporter Steve Silberman unearths the secret history of autism, long suppressed by the same clinicians who became famous for discovering it, and finds surprising answers to the crucial question of why the number of diagnoses has soared in recent years.
Heaven Hears: The True Story of What Happened When Pat Boone Asked the World to Pray for His Grandson's Survival
4.1 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
On June 19, 2001, Ryan Corbin, grandson of Pat Boone and son of Lindy Boone Michaelis, accidentally stepped through a skylight and fell three stories onto a cement floor. As Ryan lingered between life and death in intensive care, Pat and Lindy decided to take action in a big way: They went on Larry King Live, shared their faith, and asked millions of TV viewers to pray for Ryan. Heaven Hears is the amazing story of what happened next. You won't want to miss this story of tragedy and triumph
The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius
4.5 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
A powerful and inspiring examination of the connection between the potential for great talent and conditions commonly thought to be ''disabilities'', revealing how the source of our struggles can be the origin of our greatest strengths.
In The Power of Different, psychiatrist and best-selling author Gail Saltz examines the latest scientific discoveries, profiles famous geniuses who have been diagnosed with all manner of brain ''problems'' - including learning disabilities, ADD, anxiety,
To Siri with Love: A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines
By HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781538419915, isbn: 1538419912,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
From the author of the viral New York Times piece ''To Siri with Love'' comes a collection of touching and hilarious stories about a 13-year-old autistic boy and his intimate relationship with Apple's automated personal assistant, Siri.When Judith Newman shared the story of how Apple's electronic personal assistant, Siri, helped her son who has autism, Gus, in her New York Times Op-Ed column, she received widespread media attention and an outpouring of affection from readers around the world.
The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love
By HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781504736169, isbn: 1504736168,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
[Read by Christina Delaine]From two-time National Book Award nominee Melissa Fay Greene comes a profound and surprising account of dogs on the front lines of rescuing both children and adults from the trenches of grief, emotional, physical, and cognitive disability, and post-traumatic stress disorder.The Underdogs tells the story of Karen Shirk, felled at age twenty-four by a neuromuscular disease and facing life as a ventilator-dependent, immobile patient, who was turned down by every service
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband
4.7 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
At some point in nearly every marriage, a wife finds herself asking, ''What is wrong with my husband?!'' In David Finch's case, this turns out to be an apt question. Five years after he married Kristen, the love of his life, they learn that he has Asperger syndrome. The diagnosis explains David's ever-growing list of quirks and compulsions, his lifelong propensity to quack and otherwise melt down in social exchanges, and his clinical strength inflexibility. But it doesn't make him any easier to
My Message is C.L.E.A.R.: Hope and Strength in the Face of Life’s Greatest Adversities
By Made for Success, Inc. and Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.2 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Join Gabe Murfitt as he shares his story of learning to live in a uniquely formed body. Through Gabe's C.L.E.A.R. formula, you will discover how you can have Courage to face life's challenges; Leadership that is encouraging and compassionate; Endurance in hard times; Attitude that enables you to achieve your goals; Respect for others and yourself. Gabe Murfitt is an inspiring speaker who challenges his audiences to live with courage in the face of life's greatest adversities. Born with
Not My Boy!: A Father, a Son, and One Family's Journey with Autism
4.7 out of 5 stars with 72 reviews
''Like most fathers, I'd dreamt of doing all sorts of things with my son. I had so many plans, but when I was told my son was autistic, those plans seemed more like a fantasy. Well, eight years after that dreadful diagnosis, I am writing this book to let every father know that your plans for you and your son can still be a reality. It's just the path that takes you there that has to be altered.''
Autism affects four times as many boys as it does girls. For their fathers, expectations and hopes
The Warner Boys: Our Family's Story of Autism and Hope
4.0 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
An emotional, revealing memoir of one family's life in seclusion - and the love, strength, and faith it took to save it.
Seahawks star running back Curt Warner and his wife, Ana, were prominent figures in Seattle in the early 1990s. When they dropped from the public eye after Curt's retirement, everyone assumed it was for a simpler life. But the reality behind their seclusion was a secret they hid from even their closest friends: their twins, Austin and Christian, had been diagnosed with severe