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The Resource Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders : strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset, Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein

Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders : strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset, Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein

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Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders : strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset
Title
Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders
Title remainder
strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset
Statement of responsibility
Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"New hope for parents raising a child with autism spectrum disorders. In Raising Resilient Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, noted psychologists and bestselling authors Dr. Goldstein and Dr. Brooks teach you the strategies and mindset necessary to help your child develop strength, hope, and optimism. This is the first approach for autism spectrum disorders based in the extremely popular field of positive psychology. Drs. Brooks and Goldstein--world-renowned experts on child psychology and, specifically, resilience--offer you practical tips for long-term solutions rather than just quick fixes. Featuring dozens of stories and an easy-to-follow, prescriptive narrative, Drs. Brooks and Goldstein demonstrate how to apply resilience to every parenting practice when raising a child with autism spectrum disorders, preparing him or her for the challenges of todays' complicated, ever-changing world and helping your child develop essential social skills.Learn how to: Empower your child to problem-solve on his or her own Teach your child to learn from mistakes rather than feel defeated by them Discipline your child while instilling self-worth Build an alliance with your child's school"--
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Brooks, Robert
Dewey number
616.85/88200835
Index
index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
B76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1952-
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Goldstein, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism spectrum disorders in children
  • Autistic children
  • Parent and child
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Children with Special Needs
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Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders : strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset, Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-258) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
A social resilient mindset and the challenge of autism spectrum disorders -- Eight guideposts for raising a social resilient child with autism spectrum disorder -- Teaching and conveying empathy -- Using empathetic communication and listening actively -- Accepting our children for who they are: conveying unconditional love and setting realistic expectations -- Nurturing "islands of competence" -- Helping children learn from rather than feel defeated by mistakes -- Teaching children to solve problems and make sound decisions -- Disciplining in ways that promote self-discipline and self-worth -- Developing responsibility, compassion, and a social conscience -- Strengthening the alliance between parents and schools
Control code
1364053
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780071385220
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1364053
  • (OCoLC)748333168
Label
Raising resilient children with autism spectrum disorders : strategies for helping them maximize their strengths, cope with adversity, and develop a social mindset, Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A social resilient mindset and the challenge of autism spectrum disorders -- Eight guideposts for raising a social resilient child with autism spectrum disorder -- Teaching and conveying empathy -- Using empathetic communication and listening actively -- Accepting our children for who they are: conveying unconditional love and setting realistic expectations -- Nurturing "islands of competence" -- Helping children learn from rather than feel defeated by mistakes -- Teaching children to solve problems and make sound decisions -- Disciplining in ways that promote self-discipline and self-worth -- Developing responsibility, compassion, and a social conscience -- Strengthening the alliance between parents and schools
Control code
1364053
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780071385220
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1364053
  • (OCoLC)748333168

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