Download Autism and the Brain: Neurophenomenological Interpretation by Tatyana B Glezerman PDF

By Tatyana B Glezerman

For years, the common presentation of autism—the developmental delays, the social and linguistic deficits—has been popular. regardless of nice version between youngsters with this , sure indicators are thought of hallmarks of the sickness. much less understood is why those signs come jointly to build autism. And as autism charges proceed to upward thrust, this knowledge is ever extra very important to actual prognosis and treatment.

Autism and the Brain bargains solutions by means of displaying a brand new neuropsychology of the autistic spectrum, reviewing common mind association, and bearing on particular areas and buildings to precise scientific indicators. the writer identifies deficiencies in parts of the left-hemisphere linked to the self and id as critical to autism. From this first harm, the mind additional reorganizes to compensate, explaining the various behaviors between low- and high-functioning members in addition to autistic savants. the result's a distinct three-d view of mind constitution, functionality, and pathology, with in-depth concentrate on how the autistic brain:

 Perceives the world.
 Understands and makes use of words.
 Perceives faces.
 Understands spatial kin and numbers.
 Understands emotions and registers emotions.
 Perceives the self as become independent from others.
 Acts within the world.

Challenging readers to re-think their assumptions, Autism and the Brain is step forward interpreting for researchers, clinicians, and graduate scholars in fields as assorted as baby and adolescent psychiatry; scientific baby, university, and developmental psychology; neuroscience/neurobiology; specified schooling and academic psychology; social paintings; communique problems; and public healthiness and policy.

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Download The Growth Mindset Coach: A Teacher's Month-by-Month by Annie Brock,Heather Hundley PDF

By Annie Brock,Heather Hundley

A entire and easy-to-follow advisor for uplifting each pupil with the facility of development mindset

Created via lecturers for academics, this can be the final word advisor for unleashing scholars’ capability via artistic classes, empowering messages and cutting edge instructing. The development mind-set Coach offers all you must foster a progress mindset
classroom, including:

• A Month-by-Month Program
• Research-Based Activities
• Hands-On Lesson Plans
• Real-Life Educator Stories
• positive Feedback
• pattern mum or dad Letters

Studies exhibit that progress mindsets lead to better try out rankings, more suitable grades and extra in-class involvement. whilst your scholars keep in mind that their intelligence isn't restricted, they prevail like by no means prior to. With the instruments during this e-book, you could inspire your scholars to think in themselves and attain anything.

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Download Cognition and Behaviour in Childhood Epilepsy (Clinics in by Lieven Lagae PDF

By Lieven Lagae

For many fogeys, cognitive and behavioral comorbidities, equivalent to ADHD, autism and highbrow incapacity, are the true burden of adolescence epilepsy. This name bargains concrete tips and therapy recommendations for formative years epilepsy regularly, and for the comorbidities linked to each one epilepsy syndrome and their pathophysiology. The ebook is written by way of specialists within the box with a big medical event, whereas chapters via medical neuropsychologists offer a powerful theoretical background.

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Download School Shootings: International Research, Case Studies, and by Nils Böckler,Thorsten Seeger,Peter Sitzer,Wilhelm Heitmeyer PDF

By Nils Böckler,Thorsten Seeger,Peter Sitzer,Wilhelm Heitmeyer

institution shootings are a subject matter of analysis in numerous various disciplines—from psychology, to sociology to criminology, pedagogy, and public health—each with their very own set of theories. lots of those theories are logically interconnected, whereas a few range largely and appear incompatible with one another, resulting in divergent effects approximately power technique of prevention. during this leading edge paintings, best researchers regarding institution shootings introduce their findings and theoretical innovations in a single mixed systematic volume.

The contributions to this paintings spotlight either the complementary findings from varied fields, in addition to situations the place they diverge or contradict one another. The paintings is split into 4 major sections: an outline of present theoretical methods and empirical versions; program of those theories to overseas situations, together with Columbine (USA), Emsdetten (Germany), and Tuusula (Finland); a critique of the impact of the media, either within the portrayals of prior occasions and its influence on destiny occasions; and at last an summary of present versions for prevention and intervention, and measures in their luck. the result's a entire resource for present examine on institution shootings, and should offer a course for destiny research.

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Download Bekifft und abgedreht: Wenn Cannabis zum Problem wird by Udo Küstner,Gisela Beckmann-Többen PDF

By Udo Küstner,Gisela Beckmann-Többen

Cannabispräparate sind heute viel konzentrierter und schädlicher als noch vor zwanzig Jahren. Das wird oft unterschätzt, nicht nur von Jugendlichen, auch von Eltern. Denn häufiger Cannabiskonsum hat nachweislich schädliche Folgen: Oft macht er Jugendliche gleichgültig, beeinträchtigt sie in ihrer persönlichen und schulischen Entwicklung und löst im schlimmsten Fall sogar Psychosen aus. Eltern können und sollten hier Einfluss nehmen.

Dieser fundierte Ratgeber informiert Eltern sowie Lehrer über die möglichen Wirkungen und Folgen andauernden Cannabiskonsums und zeigt ihnen, wie sie konstruktiv damit umgehen können.

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Download Language Acquisition: The Growth of Grammar (MIT Press) by Maria Teresa Guasti PDF

By Maria Teresa Guasti

This textual content presents a finished advent to present pondering on language acquisition. Following an introductory bankruptcy that discusses the rules of linguistic inquiry, the booklet covers the purchase of particular elements of language from beginning to approximately age 6. issues contain the language talents of newborns, the purchase of phonological houses of language, the lexicon, syntax, pronoun and sentence interpretation, keep an eye on constructions, particular language impairments, and the connection among language and different cognitive functions.At the realization of every bankruptcy are a precis of the fabric coated, an inventory of key words, learn questions, and workouts. The ebook, which adopts the point of view of Chomskyan common Generative Grammar all through, assumes a familiarity with uncomplicated suggestions of linguistic theory.

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Download My child stutters - what can I do?: A guide for parents and by Peter Schneider,Anke Kohmaescher,Bernd Natke,Joseph Agius PDF

By Peter Schneider,Anke Kohmaescher,Bernd Natke,Joseph Agius

This ebook is written for fogeys and all those that need to do with kids who stutter, whatever the state you reside in. It offers crucial info on stuttering and obviously distinguishes among myths approximately stuttering and the very most up-to-date findings. The devoted authors clarify the place stuttering comes from, how one can consult kids approximately stuttering, the place to acquire help, how stuttering is handled and what effects might be anticipated from treatment.

the fundamental message of this e-book is: 'You’re no longer on the mercy of stuttering. you are able to do anything on your baby. Your baby is ready to easy methods to take care of stuttering and to extend his or her probabilities of recovery.'

The authors

Peter Schneider has been lecturing on fluency problems at RWTH Aachen college medical institution in Germany considering the fact that 1990. He studied schooling on the college of Munich, labored as a instructor in basic colleges and later studied speech-and-language treatment in school of Speech and Language remedy, RWTH Aachen collage. As a clinician focusing on stuttering kids, he has written for speech-language pathologists in addition to for folks and children.

Dr. Anke Kohmaescher has been lecturing at Fresenius college of technologies in Hamburg for the reason that 2013. Her precise curiosity is in fluency issues. Anke Kohmäscher studied speech-and-language remedy on the Hogeschool Arnhem & Nijmegen (HAN college of technologies) and at RWTH Aachen collage. As a clinician with a spotlight on fluency issues, she has labored in different inner most practices and lectured on stuttering at Heerlen college (NL). In 2010 she was once presented her doctoral measure on stuttering at RWTH Aachen University.

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Download La via dell'artista: Come ascoltare e far crescere l'artista by Cameron Julia PDF

By Cameron Julia

Quand’è stata l’ultima volta che avete avuto l’impulso di disegnare? Che siete entrati in un museo? Che avete scritto i vostri pensieri come vi venivano in mente? Che avete danzato? Forse non riuscite neppure a ricordarlo... Tutti noi abbiamo sognato di dipingere, ballare, scrivere, comporre musica, ma poi, spesso, abbiamo rinunciato a quel sogno, convinti di non avere sufficiente talento consistent with l’«arte». Ci siamo giustificati con gli impegni della casa o del lavoro, oppure nascosti dietro il timore, los angeles vergogna, i sensi di colpa. Nessuno, infatti, ci ha mai spiegato come dare forma a quelle passioni, a quegli slanci creativi che spesso proviamo e che ammiriamo in certi personaggi della cultura e dello spettacolo. l. a. through dell’artista comincia proprio dall’idea che l’espressione artistica non sia qualcosa di artificiale o d’innato, bensì los angeles naturale direzione della vita di ognuno. Una direzione che va scoperta al di là delle paure, seguita amorevolmente, abbracciata con tutti noi stessi. Non c’è bisogno di lunghi tirocini né di sofferenze inaudite in line with «creare»: basta capire come mettersi in ascolto di se stessi. Nel percorso tracciato da Julia Cameron (e che già milioni di persone in tutto il mondo hanno seguito con successo) imparerete proprio come sia possibile diventare artisti, superando quei blocchi psicologici e pratici che, come una fitta nebbia, v’impediscono di scorgere le vostre potenzialità. È un percorso che si articola in dodici settimane, durante le quali farete degli esercizi semplicissimi, che in keeping withò daranno risultati sorprendenti. Non importa quali siano le vostre abilità, le doti che credete (o non credete) di possedere: l. a. through dell’artista è aperta. Se siete pronti a cambiare – in meglio – los angeles vostra vita, allora questo è il libro che fa in step with voi.

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Download Verhaltenstherapeutisches Intensivtraining zur Reduktion von by Dörte Grasmann,Christina Stadler,S. Grasmann PDF

By Dörte Grasmann,Christina Stadler,S. Grasmann

Impulsive und competitive Verhaltensprobleme sind im Kindesalter weit verbreitet. Sie gehen mit defizitären Kompetenzen, unangemessener Wahrnehmung sozialer Situationen einher. Das Verhaltenstherapeutische Intensivtraining zur Reduktion von Aggression (VIA) ist ein in zwei unabhängigen Studien evaluiertes multimodales Programm, das ein education für Kinder mit aggressiven Verhaltensstörungen im regulate von 8-14 mit begleitendem Elterntraining umfasst. Berücksichtigt werden sowohl familiäre Risikofaktoren als auch die Persönlichkeit des Kindes. Zudem steht die von aggressiven Kindern häufig erlebte Ausgrenzung von Gleichaltrigen verbunden mit niedrigem Selbstwertgefühl im Fokus der Therapie. Dokumentiert werden Entwicklung, assessment und praxisnahe Durchführung des Trainings für kinder- und jugendpsychiatrische Einrichtungen, zudem enthält es Empfehlungen zur Anwendung in Jugendhilfe und Schule. Alle Durchführungs-, Informations- und Arbeitsmaterialien sowie Präsentationen sind auf einer CD-Rom verfügbar.

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Download Development and Brain Systems in Autism (Carnegie Mellon by Marcel Adam Just,Kevin A. Pelphrey PDF

By Marcel Adam Just,Kevin A. Pelphrey

This quantity covers numerous views on autism which assemble the latest medical perspectives of the character of this disease. a couple of issues manage significant advancements and rising parts in autism:

  • Cognitive and neural structures improvement: how autism arises within the habit and considered very younger children.
  • Discovering mind mechanisms underlying social and cognitive deficits in autism: how we will be able to clarify "social awkwardness" and terrible language comprehension when it comes to malfunctions of mind mechanisms, published through fMRI stories of individuals with autism.
  • Integrating information regarding genes, mind, and organic mechanisms with behavioral evidence.
  • Linking the technological know-how of autism with lives lived: how the recent information regarding autism affects individuals with autism and real-world considerations.

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