Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew

  • by Ellen Notbohm
  • Narrated by Stephanie Cozart
  • 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A best seller gets even better! Every parent, teacher, social worker, therapist, and physician should have this succinct and informative audiobook in their back pocket. Framed with both humor and compassion, the book describes 10 characteristics that help illuminate - not define - children with autism.
Ellen's personal experiences as a parent of children with autism and ADHD, a celebrated autism author, and a contributor to numerous publications, classrooms, conferences, and websites around the world coalesce to create a guide for all who come in contact with a child on the autism spectrum. This updated edition delves into expanded thought and deeper discussion of communication issues, social processing skills, and the critical roles adult perspectives play in guiding the child with autism to a meaningful, self-sufficient, productive life. This new edition sounds an even more resonant call to action, carrying the listener farther into understanding the needs and the potential of every child with autism.

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Good information with a helpful perspective,

I found the book to be informative and encouraging overall.

The Author is quite confident in her perspective. Sometimes this is inspiring, but at other times I found it off putting.
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- sharon danley

Everything I needed to hear

Coming from a time of recent diagnosis and much uncertainty, this book provided valuable insights in considering the perspective of my autistic child, and helped to transform the natural grief and mourning I was experiencing into a place of acceptance and optimism. I really enjoyed learning more about the sensory factors that can impact children on the spectrum. As a primary health care provider, I found that this book is equally beneficial to both parents and professionals. I requested that my husband read it, who stated that he also enjoyed it. We agreed that it provided a much needed sense of hope during a time when we had so many unanswered questions.
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- Aveda colorist

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-10-2016
  • Publisher: Recorded Books