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9 edition of Making Peace with Autism found in the catalog.

Making Peace with Autism

One Family"s Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts

by Susan Senator

  • 81 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Trumpeter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child care & upbringing,
  • Coping with illness,
  • Specific Groups - Special Needs,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • United States,
  • Autism,
  • Parenting - General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Health - General,
  • Child Care/Parenting,
  • General,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Children with Special Needs,
  • Parental Memoirs,
  • Family & Relationships / Parenting,
  • Biography,
  • Parents of autistic children,
  • Senator, Susan,
  • Autistic children,
  • Family relationships

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8845952M
    ISBN 101590302443
    ISBN 109781590302446
    OCLC/WorldCa58595040


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Buy it at Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Now available in paperback!. Making peace with autism was an important read for me. As an Autism mom I felt a strong connection with the author, and her journey.

From denial to acceptance. The uncompromising, fierce wish for making our family work and giving our children the best possible foundation for a happy adulthood/5.

Making Peace is a book that every parent should read, for it provides tremendous insight into the mind of an autistic person, and is likely to engender compassion and understanding towards individuals with autism spectrum disorder."—Reviews: Making Peace is a book that every parent should read, for it provides tremendous insight into the mind of an autistic person, and is likely to engender compassion and understanding towards individuals with autism spectrum disorder." —Pennsylvania Gazette.

Making Peace is a book that every parent should read, for it provides tremendous insight into the mind of an autistic person, and is likely to engender compassion and understanding towards individuals with autism spectrum disorder."—.

In Making Peace with Autism, Susan Senator describes her own journey raising a child with a severe autism spectrum disorder, along with two other typically developing boys. Without offering a miracle treatment or cure, Senator offers valuable strategies for coping successfully with the daily struggles of life with an autistic child/5().

Making Peace with Autism: One Family’s Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts by Susan Senator is a memoir of the Senator family’s experience with their eldest child Nat, who has an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

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In this insightful narrative, a Free shipping over $ This book, ‘Making Peace with Autism: One Family’s Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts’, not only helped me better understand what autism is, but how to handle raising a child with autism.

This nonfictional account was given by the mother of the family, Susan Senator, whose first born child, Nathaniel, was born with autism. The book is organized by theme as stories, with a lot of resources at the end of each chapter. My very first book, Making Peace with Autism: One Family’s Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts, is about how we have learned to be a family in spite of autism, moving beyond grief in.

Please note that most of these books can be purchased from major online providers (e.g. Booktopia, Amazon, Book Depository) or from ASD-specialist providers in Australia (e.g. Resources In Hand). Many are also available at your local public library. Receiving a diagnosis of autism is a major crisis for parents and families, who often feel as if their world has come to an end.

In this insightful narrative, a courageous and inspiring mother explains why a diagnosis of autism doesn't have to shatter a family's dreams of happiness. Senator offers the hard-won, in-the-trenches wisdom of someone who's been there and is still there today—and 5/5(1).

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Eventually grief, by its nature, grows into acceptance of a new reality—a life with autism. Along the way, many parents like myself have wondered if it is possible to really make peace with the presence of autism in our child’s life and in our own lives.

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I found Making Peace with Autism to be empowering in the face of my own struggle. My favorite part of the book is when Senator discovers that her son is trying to connect with her by laughing.

I, too, made this discovery with my own son years ago. Author of Making Peace with Autism and mother of three Senator, whose oldest son has autism, returns with guidance and encouragement on how to feel happy and fulfilled while raising a child with.

In Making Peace with Autism, Susan Senator describes her own journey raising a child with a severe autism spectrum disorder, along with two other typically developing boys.

Without offering a miracle treatment or cure, Senator offers valuable strategies for coping successfully with the daily struggles of life with an autistic child. As our understanding of Autism grows, we adapt our methods of relating and communicating to better suit our autistic loved one's understanding of the world.

Because those individuals with autism are not receiving and integrating social information like the rest of. The book is organized by 10 different characteristics of children with autism.

The latest edition also includes 10 things to share with kids with autism as they reach puberty and adulthood.

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Anthonyturner. Read Making Peace with Autism: One Family's Story of Struggle Discovery and Unexpected Gifts. Niphasto. I’m always reading, typically two or three books at once. While writing Love Anthony, I was always reading a book about autism—The Siege, Born on Blue Day, Making Peace with Autism, A Regular Guy, The Way I See It, Son-Rise, Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism.

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This book is a great resource to help focus you in on making every day happy for all. “Given the daily challenges of raising a child with autism, it’s easy for parents to lose themselves and for their overall quality of life to plummet.

Summary and Evaluation The book, Making Peace with Autism written by Susan Senator, is a memoir about how her family dealt and grew with a child who has autism. Her first child, Nat, has autism.

The chapters consist of questioning, how they knew, his various school programs, life with his other two siblings, and how the family all worked together.

Book Reviews at Autism Spectrum Disorders: These are on books by adults on the spectrum, and those written by children that are siblings to a child on the spectrum. Books specifically for children to enjoy on their favorite themes.

Making Peace With Autism This is a book describing the daily task of raising a child on the Autism Spectrum. Making Peace with Autism: One Family's Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts eBook: Susan Senator: : Kindle Store. In MAKING PEACE WITH AUTISM, Susan Senator describes her own journey raising a child with a severe autism spectrum disorder, along with two other typically developing boys.

Without offering a miracle treatment or cure, Senator offers valuable strategies for coping successfully with the daily struggles of life with an autistic child. A former Lorain woman who now lives in Fairview Park has written a book about raising an autistic child. Maritza A. Molis, who penned, “Autism in Our Home: The Making of a Bittersweet Family.

This brings me to the topic of today's post. Making peace with Autism Speaks. A Real-world Example Now the post that prompted me to write about this is a petition on which is trying to tell Walmart not to sell "Autism Speaks" products. It's backed up by two well written posts by autistic parents which explain why this is a bad idea.