JKP publications by Temple Grandin
A Multi-Disciplinary Perspective
Edited by Stephen M. Edelson and Jane Botsford Johnson, Foreword by Temple GrandinA complete guide to understanding and treating self-injury in autism (ASD). With contributions by top experts, the book explains various causes and forms of self-injury, discusses the treatment options available, including medical, psychiatric and nutritional treatments, and considers the effectiveness of multidisciplinary approaches. Learn More2016, Paperback / softback, 9.69in x 6.81in / 246mm x 173mm, 304pp, £20.00ISBN: 978-1-84905-741-72016, Ebook, ePUB, 304pp, £20.00ISBN: 978-1-78450-189-1
Edited by Scott D. Wright, PhDBringing together a wealth of professional and academic research, alongside personal insights into aging and autism, this edited sourcebook focusses on the challenges faced by individuals who have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and are middle aged or older. Learn More2016, Paperback / softback, 9.69in x 6.81in / 246mm x 173mm, 432pp, £29.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-772-12016, Ebook, ePUB, 432pp, £29.99ISBN: 978-1-78450-037-5
We Do Belong
Edited by Pavan John Antony and Stephen M. ShoreThis book presents a realistic picture of the positive and negative aspects of the transition to higher education as experienced by students with disabilities. It combines findings from special education studies, personal stories from individuals with disabilities, and practical tips to help those facing the challenges. Learn More2015, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 264pp, £16.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-732-52015, Ebook, ePUB, 264pp, £16.99ISBN: 978-1-78450-101-3
The Syndrome and Its Implications for a Neural Theory of Behavior by Bernard Rimland, Ph.D.
Edited by Stephen M. Edelson, Ph.D., Forewords by Temple Grandin, Ph.D. and Margaret L. Bauman, M.D., Original Foreword by Leo Kanner, M.D., Update contributors: James B. Adams, Ph.D., Bonnie Auyeung, Ph.D., Sidney M. Baker, M.D., Simon Baron-Cohen, Ph.D.With updates from some of the best-known names in the autism field, Bernard Rimland's seminal work on autism theory is made available for a new generation of readers in this anniversary edition. Learn More2014, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 352pp, £15.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-789-92014, Ebook, ePUB, 352pp, £15.99ISBN: 978-1-78450-057-3
An Aspie's Guide to Life on Earth
Edited by Tony Attwood, Craig R. Evans and Anita LeskoBeen There. Done That. Try This! gathers a team of top Aspie mentors to pass along insights for successful living to the next generation. Temple Grandin, Liane Holliday Willey, and many others, offer advice on coping with key stressors including anxiety, self-esteem, careers, and friendship. Each chapter ends with commentary from Dr. Tony Attwood. Learn More2014, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 352pp, £14.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-964-02014, Ebook, ePUB, 352pp, £14.99ISBN: 978-0-85700-871-8
How We Use Our Autism and Asperger Traits to Shine in Life
Edited by Josie Santomauro`Contributors from across the world share their experiences of creating a successful life on the autism spectrum. The positive and inspiring voices in this book explain how it is possible to draw on autistic strengths not just to make your way in the world, overcoming challenges and obstacles, but also to make your life a real success. Learn More2011, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 192pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-1-84310-188-82011, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-0-85700-600-4
Drinking to Cope?
Matthew Tinsley and Sarah HendrickxThis book exposes the unexplored problem of people with ASDs using alcohol as a coping mechanism to deal with everyday life. The authors provide an overview of ASDs and of alcohol abuse, and explore current knowledge. Tinsley explores his own personal history as someone with an ASD who has experienced and beaten alcohol addiction. Learn More2008, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 144pp, £14.99ISBN: 978-1-84310-609-82008, Ebook, ePUB, 144pp, £14.99ISBN: 978-1-84642-814-2
Merope PavlidesThis book looks at how therapies involving animals can be used to help individuals with autism to develop skills and improve quality of life. Pavlides relates the success stories of different animal-assisted interventions. She emphasizes the importance of tailoring interventions to the specific needs of the individual and monitoring progress. Learn More2008, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 208pp, £15.99ISBN: 978-1-84310-867-22008, Ebook, ePUB, 208pp, £15.99ISBN: 978-1-84642-795-4