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  • Autism and Asperger Syndrome in Adultsby Luke Beardon

    SPCK 2017; US$ 11.99

    Estimated to affect just over 1 per cent of the adult population in the UK - some 700,000 individuals ? autism is still persistently viewed as a disorder or impairment ? but, this concept needs to be challenged. Written by a university lecturer with several years? experience in the field, this book presents an up-to-date overview of autism and Asperger... more...

  • Understanding Sensory Processing Disorders in Childrenby Matt Mielnick

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 17.95

    A clear and concise introduction to the sensory system, highlighting how it can differ in children. Using professional observation reports as examples, the book demonstrates how differing sensory thresholds affect the behaviour of children and gives practical recommendations for each case. more...

  • The Independent Neuropsychological Evaluationby Howard J. PsyD Oakes; David W. PsyD Lovejoy; Shane S. PhD Bush

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 44.99

    This book provides an overview of the context and specific issues that arise when performing disability-related independent evaluations, with a focus on neuropsychological assessment. more...

  • Coaching College Students with Executive Function Problemsby Mary R. T. Kennedy; McKay Moore Sohlberg

    Guilford Publications 2017; US$ 35.00

    Although executive function difficulties are often addressed in school-age children, there are few resources showing how to help these individuals when they are older. This book presents a dynamic coaching model that helps college students become self-regulated learners by improving their goal-setting, planning, time management, and organizational... more...

  • Unclouded by Longingby Christopher Goodchild; Thomas Moore; Julie Lonneman

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 17.95

    Mapped out in thoughtful, visionary prose, this book lights the way to clear-sighted, peaceful living. Informed by a combination of eastern and western philosophy, faith and the experiences of an author with autism, it examines the emotional challenges of modern life, and how to overcome them to live freely and tenderly. more...

  • Successful Social Stories? for School and College Students with Autismby Siobhan Timmins; Carol Gray

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 24.95

    As children grow up and spend more and more time away from home in schools and colleges, life often seems to get increasingly complicated. Autism makes the challenges they meet in these new environments even more difficult to navigate. Social Stories? is a highly regarded strategy that parents and teachers can use to help young people with autism understand... more...

  • Odd Girl Outby Laura James

    Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 16.88

    What do you do when you wake up in your mid-forties and realize you've been living a lie your whole life? Do you tell? Or do you keep it to yourself? Laura James found out that she was autistic as an adult, after she had forged a career for herself, married twice and raised four children. Odd Girl Out tracks the year of Laura's life after she... more...

  • Bouncing Backby Richard Wanlass

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 20.99

    The book presents clear instructions on coping with changes in functioning associated with injury, aging, illness, and pain. Chapters teach how to restore mood and self-esteem, manage stress and frustration, maintain strong social ties, cope with chronic pain, function efficiently when memory ability declines, and master self-motivation and time management. more...

  • Neuropsychology of Visual Perceptionby Jason W. Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Originally published in 1989, this sourcebook for anatomic studies in the neuropsychology of visual perception contains chapters on disorders of visual agnosias, impaired object perception and spatial neglect, and abnormal visual imagery. The neurological basis of visual perception and the disorders that result from brain damage are discussed. At... more...

  • The Role of Technology in Clinical Neuropsychologyby Robert L. Kane; Thomas D. Parsons

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 66.99

    Neuropsychology as a field has been slow to embrace and exploit the potential offered by technology to either make the assessment process more efficient or to develop new capabilities that augment the assessment of cognition. The Role of Technology in Clinical Neuropsychology details current efforts to use technology to enhance cognitive assessment... more...