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Tackling Selective Mutism

A Guide for Professionals and Parents

Foreword by Jean Gross; Edited by Benita Rae Smith and Alice Sluckin
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

In this definitive guide to selective mutism the latest research and understanding are consolidated in chapters from experts in the fields of speech therapy, psychology, music therapy and education and communication. It includes helpful information on the various treatment and therapeutic options with illustrative case studies.

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Essential Listening Skills for Busy School Staff

What to Say When You Don't Know What to Say

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This accessible guide helps school staff members with the difficult issue of how to effectively listen and respond to pupils and staff in need of support. It covers questions such as 'what if I don't know what to say?', 'what if I don't have time?' and 'what about confidentiality?', as well as helping with issues such as bullying and self-harm.

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The Autism Fitness Handbook

An Exercise Program to Boost Body Image, Motor Skills, Posture and Confidence in Children and Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A new edition of a popular program by a well-known autism fitness specialist, this book contains a wealth of innovative exercises to boost body image, motor coordination, posture, muscular and cardiovascular fitness and overall health and wellbeing in children and teens on the autism spectrum, and is ideal for use at home or at school.

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Teaching the Basics of Theory of Mind

A Complete Curriculum with Supporting Materials for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Related Social Difficulties Aged Approximately 5 to 9 Years

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A 12-week curriculum based on CBT for teaching Theory of Mind (ToM). Designed for use with children aged 5-9, who have been diagnosed with ASDs and related social challenges. Includes cut-out-and-use flash cards and worksheets.

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Teaching Crowds

Learning and Social Media

Athabasca University Press
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Helping Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder Express their Thoughts and Knowledge in Writing

Tips and Exercises for Developing Writing Skills

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Improving the writing skills of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder is an important factor in helping them to make a smooth transition from high school to the increased expectations of university. This book offers practical guidance and writing exercises for educators to use to help students to get their thoughts and knowledge down in writing.

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The Teacher's Introduction to Attachment

Practical Essentials for Teachers, Carers and School Support Staff

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An easy to read, easy to use introduction for teachers and school support staff which gives practical advice on how to help children with attachment difficulties in school.

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Executive Function "Dysfunction" - Strategies for Educators and Parents

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

From bestselling author Rebecca Moyes, this book is the perfect primer for parents and educators of children with executive function difficulties. Rebecca describes what the executive functions are, how executive function difficulties may manifest, and offers a wealth of strategies for supporting children with these difficulties at home and school.

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Talking to My Gran About Dying

My School Project

Third Age Press

When Will has to do a project for school, he decides to do it on dying. After all, dying happens to everyone, and it'll get him out of going to the library - all he has to do is talk to his Gran, Tam, about what she thinks!

Will and Tam talk about questions like 'why do people have to die?' and 'where do people go when they die?',

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Online Distance Education

Towards a Research Agenda

Athabasca University Press

Offers a systematic overview of the major issues, trends, and areas of priority in online distance education research.

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