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Kephart, Beth.

Summary: In the fall of 1991, Beth Kephart's son, Jeremy, was diagnosed with a broad spectrum of difficulties, including a behavioral disorder related to autism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beeler Large Print 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 616.8588 KEP

Volkmar, Fred R.

Contents: Autism and related conditions: an overview -- Getting a diagnosis -- Raising a healthy child with an autism spectrum disorder -- Coping with common medical problems -- Handling visits to the emergency room or hospital -- Growth and nutritional issues -- Safety and your child -- Sleep and sleep problems -- Seizure disorders -- Dental care -- Sensory issues -- Common challenging behaviors -- Drug...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Woodbine House 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.154 Volkmar

Kephart, Beth.

Summary: The author tells the story of her relationship with her son and their struggles to help him overcome the difficulties he experienced as a victim of pervasive developmental disorder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8588 KEP

Sullivan, Teresa

Summary: When Mikey is young, the Sullivans are a closely knit unit, all of them devoted to caring for her. But as Mikey grows older, she also grows increasingly violent. By the time she's twelve, institutionalization is the only available option--and without the shared purpose of caring for Mikey, the family begins to unravel. As her family falls apart, Teresa searches for relief and connection during...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: She Writes Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 SUL

Klass, Perri

Summary: This classic, coauthored by New York Times columnist and pediatrician Dr. Perri Klass, has been fully revised and updated to reflect the recent significant changes in the recognition and care of children whose development doesn't go as expected. It includes new information about therapeutic interventions, managing co-morbidities, and getting support for children with developmental differences...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649 KLA

Batts, Brenda.

Summary: Potty training a child with developmental disorders can be a real challenge, and sometimes the extra difficulties make you feel as though you've tried everything, and failed. In this book, Brenda Batts shows how you can overcome problems, big and small, and provides tried and tested methods that really work, tailored to each individual child. Bursting with ideas on how to see past conventional...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 BAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.62 Batts 2010

Summary: Offers advice to siblings of developmentally disabled children, assuring them that they are not alone, and that other kids have had similar experiences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Woodbine House 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 362.1 VIE

Gross, Andrew

Summary: While driving along a suburban back road, Hilary Blum, who's just lost her job and whose deadbeat husband has left her alone to care for her son with Asperger's, witnesses a freakish accident. A car ahead of her careens down a hill and slams into a tree. Stopping to help, she discovers the driver dead--and a satchel stuffed with a half a million dollars. That money could prevent her family's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M GRO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY GRO

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paul H. Brookes Pub. 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8588 IMP

Gross, Andrew

Summary: A determined mother becomes entangled in a murderous conspiracy to keep a twenty-year-old secret buried in this blistering thriller, set during the tragic aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, from Andrew Gross, the New York Times bestselling author of 15 Seconds and No Way Back While driving along a suburban back road, Hilary Cantor, who's just lost her job and whose deadbeat husband has left her to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2014

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