The Way I See it: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's

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Future Horizons, 2008 - Family & Relationships - 260 pages
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Dr. Temple Grandins voice of experience is back to give parents and teachers specific, practical advice on helping young people on the autism spectrum. This collection of articles, written from 2000-present as an exclusive column in the national award-winning magazine, Autism Aspergers Digest, offers Temples invaluable personal and professional insights, from inside the world of autism, about autism. Temple voices her views on a wide variety of topics ranging from the nonverbal child to social functioning, early intervention to adult issues. The articles have been updated and Temple has added fresh commentary on the topics.
 

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User Review  - ThePinesLibrary - LibraryThing

Temple Grandin, one of the most famous and accomplished individuals on the autism spectrum, touches on real life everyday experiences in this revised and expanded edition. The book is a compilation of ... Read full review

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User Review  - bakersfieldbarbara - LibraryThing

Because I have 3 grandchildren with autism, I read all that I can on the subject. This book was invaluable in showing that, as they become adults, they can fit into society if treated early enough ... Read full review

Contents

Front Matter
xiii
Body
1
Back Matter
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Temple Grandin earned her Ph.D. in animal science from the University of Illinois, went on to become an associate professor at Colorado State University, and wrote two books on autism, including the seminal "Thinking in Pictures." One of the most celebrated -- and effective -- animal advocates on the planet, Grandin revolutionized animal movement systems and spearheaded reform of the quality of life for the world's agricultural animals.

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