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  1. Autism and Sensing

    Autism and Sensing

    The Unlost Instinct

    Donna Williams

    Williams explains how the senses of autistic people work, suggesting they are 'stuck' at an early development stage common to everyone. She calls this the system of sensing, claiming that most people move to the system of interpretation which enables them to make sense of the world, but they lose various abilities which people with autism retain. Learn More
    1998, 200pp
  2. Behavioural Concerns and Autistic Spectrum Disorders

    Behavioural Concerns and Autistic Spectrum Disorders

    Explanations and Strategies for Change

    John Clements and Ewa Zarkowska

    This book is a practical account of how people who attract autism labels can come to behave in ways that give rise to serious concerns in other people and, sometimes, themselves. The authors identify the range of needs that may be expressed through behaviours that cause concern and provide strategies for addressing both needs and behaviours. Learn More
    2000, 272pp
  3. Diet Intervention and Autism

    Diet Intervention and Autism

    Implementing the Gluten Free and Casein Free Diet for Autistic Children and Adults - A Practical Guide for Parents

    Marilyn Le Breton

    The author explains what the gluten / casein free diet is all about and how it works. She addresses frequently asked questions and misconceptions, and gives practical advice on basic equipment and ingredients, what to expect when your child starts the diet, how to adapt family meals and how to minimise cross-contamination in the kitchen. Learn More
    2001, Paperback / softback, 9.06in x 6.18in / 230mm x 157mm, 232pp, CA$29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-935-6
    2001, Ebook, ePUB, 232pp, CA$29.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-177-8
  4. Bright Splinters of the Mind

    Bright Splinters of the Mind

    A Personal Story of Research with Autistic Savants

    Beate Hermelin

    Drawing on 20 years of research, Hermelin describes not just what autistic savants do, but how they do it. In her fascinating and highly informative book she describes her investigations into the nature of the talents of savants who are gifted at poetry, foreign language acquisition, the visual arts, music, and calendar and numerical calculations. Learn More
    2001, Hardback, 9.25in x 6.38in / 235mm x 162mm, 192pp, CA$69.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-931-8
    2001, Paperback / softback, 9.09in x 6.22in / 231mm x 158mm, 192pp, CA$35.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-932-5
  5. Health Care and the Autism Spectrum

    Health Care and the Autism Spectrum

    A Guide for Health Professionals, Parents and Carers

    Alison Morton-Cooper

    Communication difficulties, sensory overload and extreme discomfort with physical contact are all traits common in autism that make basic patient care and routine medical procedures extremely difficult. This is a ground-breaking volume that addresses the ethical issues as well as the practical challenges of treating people with autism. Learn More
    2004, Paperback / softback, 9.13in x 6.10in / 232mm x 155mm, 128pp, CA$35.95
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-963-9
    2004, Ebook, PDF, 128pp, CA$35.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-646-9
  6. Asperger's Syndrome and High Achievement

    Asperger's Syndrome and High Achievement

    Some Very Remarkable People

    Ioan James

    This fascinating collection identifies famous figures from the past whose behaviour suggests they may have had autism, a disorder that was not defined until the mid-20th century. James looks at the lives of 20 individuals - scientists, artists, politicians and philosophers - examining their interests, successes, indifferences and shortcomings. Learn More
    2005, Paperback / softback, 9.09in x 6.22in / 231mm x 158mm, 224pp, CA$26.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-388-2
    2005, Ebook, ePUB, 224pp, CA$26.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-452-6
  7. An Asperger Dictionary of Everyday Expressions

    An Asperger Dictionary of Everyday Expressions

    Second Edition

    Ian Stuart-Hamilton

    This dictionary aims to dispel any confusion that arises from the misinterpretation of language. It provides explanations of over 5000 idiomatic expressions and a useful guide to their politeness level. Each expression is accompanied by a clear explanation of its meaning and when and how it might be used. Learn More
    2006, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.22in / 234mm x 158mm, 256pp, CA$31.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-518-3
    2006, Ebook, ePUB, 256pp, CA$31.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-578-3
  8. Dietary Interventions in Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Dietary Interventions in Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Why They Work When They Do, Why They Don't When They Don't

    Kenneth J. Aitken

    The author explores dietary approaches that have been advocated in ASD. For each approach, he explores the potential benefits; evidence for and against the diet; and sources of further information. He describes his own approach, the Simple Restriction Diet (SRD) explaining how to implement it and work out whether a dietary approach is of benefit. Learn More
    2008, Hardback, 9.49in x 6.46in / 241mm x 164mm, 272pp, CA$37.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-939-6
    2008, Ebook, ePUB, 272pp, CA$37.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-860-9
  9. Can the World Afford Autistic Spectrum Disorder?

    Can the World Afford Autistic Spectrum Disorder?

    Nonverbal Communication, Asperger Syndrome and the Interbrain

    Digby Tantam

    Tantam explores current theories on nonverbal communication and how it shapes social behaviour, and the evidence for it being impaired in people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). He shows how knowledge of this difference can be used to overcome some of the impairments in nonverbal communication in people with ASD. Learn More
    2009, Hardback, 9.45in x 6.42in / 240mm x 163mm, 256pp, CA$37.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-694-4
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 256pp, CA$37.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-936-1
  10. Writers on the Spectrum

    Writers on the Spectrum

    How Autism and Asperger Syndrome have Influenced Literary Writing

    Julie Brown

    Some of the world's most celebrated authors indicate signs of autism and AS. Through analysis of biographies, autobiographies, letters and diaries, Professor Julie Brown identifies literary talents who display characteristics of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and uncovers the similarities in their writing that suggest atypical, autistic brains. Learn More
    2009, Paperback / softback, 8.90in x 6.50in / 226mm x 165mm, 240pp, CA$69.95
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-913-6
    2009, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, CA$69.95
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-218-1

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