Top Ten Autism Spectrum Books: My Wish List

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TranslatorIt’s the holiday season, and I’ve been reflecting on what types of books I might want to include on my autism books reading list.  I’ll share my list with you and wait to hear what you may want to add. Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger’s Okay, I confess that I’ve already [...]

Discover These Autism Teaching Resources

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TranslatorI’m so grateful to all the gifted teachers and other school personnel who dedicate their lives to making a difference in the lives of children on the autism spectrum.  A teacher can spend up to 40 hours a week with children and teenagers on the autism spectrum.  Imagine the impact s/he can have! That’s why [...]

Give Me 10 Minutes And I’ll Give You A Secret To Asperger’s Success

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TranslatorDo you want to know the secret to success on the autism spectrum? Give me the next 10 minutes of your time, and I will present you with the secret of greatly enhancing your chances for success in your personal and professional life. I recently picked up a book by Ms. Brenda Boyd, mother of [...]

Autism Facts For Teaching Children With Autism Aspergers

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TranslatorI am grateful to Susan Stokes, an autism consultant, who wrote this article under a contract with CESA 7 and funded by a discretionary grant from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. These are some introductory autism facts to keep in mind when teaching individuals with autism and Aspergers. Introduction Asperger’s Syndrome was named for [...]

Becoming Emotionally Intelligent

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Translator“What really matters for success, character, happiness and life long achievements is a definite set of emotional skills – your EQ – not just purely cognitive abilities that are measured by conventional IQ tests.”  –Daniel Goleman, Ph.D. I’m sharing this article my counseling practice site.  Many people wonder what goes on in the counselor’s office, [...]