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The autistic brain [sound recording] : thinking across the spectrum / Temple Grandin and Richard Panek.

Grandin, Temple. (Author). Panek, Richard. (Added Author). Gallo, Andrea, narrator. (Added Author). Recorded Books, LLC. (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Macon County Public Library CDBOOK 616.85 G (Text) 39493107368138 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781456133801 (CD)
  • Physical Description: 7 sound discs (8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2013]

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General Note: Compact disc.
Title from container.
In container (17 cm.).
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Andrea Gallo.
Summary, etc.: Temple Grandin reports from the forefront of autism science, bringing her singular perspective to a thrilling journey into the heart of the autism revolution. Weaving her own experience with remarkable new discoveries, Grandin introduces the neuroimaging advances and genetic research that link brain science to behavior, even sharing her own brain scan to show us which anomalies might explain common symptoms. We meet the scientists and self-advocates who are exploring innovative theories of what causes autism and how we can diagnose and best treat it. Grandin also highlights long-ignored sensory problems and the transformative effects we can have by treating autism symptom by symptom, rather than with an umbrella diagnosis. Most exciting, she argues that raising and educating kids on the spectrum isn't just a matter of focusing on their weaknesses; in the science that reveals their long-overlooked strengths she shows us new ways to foster their unique contributions.
Subject: Autism spectrum disorders.
Autistic people > Mental health.
Autism > Research.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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