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133 Results
Funny, you don't look autistic : a comedian's guide to life on the spectrum —McCreary, Michael, 1996- author.
Book
2019
17 available of 24 items

"Like many others on the autism spectrum, 20-something stand-up comic Michael McCreary has been told by more than a few well-meaning folks that he doesn't "look" autistic. But, as he's quick to point out in this memoir, ...

The girl who thought in pictures : the story of Dr. Temple Grandin —Mosca, Julia Finley, author.
Book
2017
1 available of 11 items

Describes the life and accomplishments of the animal scientist and designer of cruelty-free livestock facilities, from her early life and autism diagnosis through her journey to become a livestock expert.

Dispatches from Ray's planet : a journey through autism —Finlayson, Claire, 1957- author.
Book
2020
5 available of 6 items

"As a child, Claire's big brother Ray was always bright and inquisitive, and she looked up to him. But as the two became teenagers, Ray struggled to acquire the social skills that came more easily to Claire and their fri...

The good doctor. Season 3
DVD
2020
5 available of 10 items

Shaun's proposed treatment for a homeless patient puts him and Jared in Andrews's crosshairs. Meanwhile, Claire tries to overcome Melendez's reluctance to do a risky heart operation while Glassman must overcome his perso...

The good doctor. Season 1
DVD
2018
7 available of 11 items

Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, ...

Neurotribes : the legacy of autism and the future of neurodiversity —Silberman, Steve.
Book
2015
0 available of 7 items

"A groundbreaking book that upends conventional thinking about autism and suggests a broader model for acceptance, understanding, and full participation in society for people who think differently"--Provided by publisher...

The pattern seekers : how autism drove human invention —Baron-Cohen, Simon, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 2 items

"In The Pattern Seekers, Simon Baron-Cohen reveals the surprising answer to two apparently distinct questions: Why are humans so inventive? And why does autism exist? The first question hangs over almost every human ende...

The good doctor. Season 2
DVD
2019
9 available of 11 items

Shaun's proposed treatment for a homeless patient puts him and Jared in Andrews's crosshairs. Meanwhile, Claire tries to overcome Melendez's reluctance to do a risky heart operation while Glassman must overcome his perso...

Spectrums : autistic transgender people in their own words
Book
2020
4 available of 4 items

"This is an edited collection of human stories from trans autistic writers. The stories collected in this anthology address the struggles and joys of living at the intersection of neurodivergence and gender divergence wi...

I overcame my autism and all I got was this lousy anxiety disorder : a memoir —Kurchak, Sarah, 1982- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 7 items

"An autistic writer's memoir of the detrimental effects of pretending to be normal, and her impassioned call to redefine what is considered a successful life. Sarah Kurchak is autistic. She hasn't let that get in the way...

The night clerk
DVD
2020
3 available of 6 items

The hotel night clerk, Bart Bromley, is a highly intelligent young man on the Autism spectrum. When a woman is murdered during his shift, Bart becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigation closes in, Bart makes ...

Our autistic lives : personal accounts from autistic adults around the world aged 20-70+
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

This collection of narratives from autistic adults is structured around their decades of experience of life, covering 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60 and 70s+. These are varied and diverse, spanning different continents, genders,...

Fall down 7 times, get up 8 : a young man's voice from the silence of autism —Higashida, Naoki, 1992- author.
Book
2017
12 available of 13 items

"A follow-up to its bestselling predecessor, The reason I jump opens an extraordinary, rare window into the mind and world of an autistic, non-verbal person -- now coping with a young man's life. Naoki Higashida wrote Th...

Universal disorder —Friesen, Bernice, 1966- author.
Book
2020
13 available of 14 items

"Universal Disorder is about a young boy growing up on the Canadian Prairies in the 1970s and 1980s; he has developmental disorders -- is on the autism spectrum and has OCD -- and finds solace in the world of numbers. Ye...

Visual thinking and emotions in autism
DVD
2016
1 available of 1 items

Temple Grandin describes the way she and many others with autism "think in pictures" and how to adjust for this specific learning style.

Understanding autism : the essential guide for parents —Williams, Katrina.
Book
2018
2 available of 4 items

This is the essential reference for parents and carers of children with autism. Written by two leading experts in the field, it covers everything from the causes of autism to how it manifests at the various ages and stag...

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