Must reads for April include Money Smart Week and Autism related selections. Enjoy!
The Dumb Things Smart People Do with Their Money
"Do you have a "friend" who is super smart, has a great career, holds a graduate degree, has even saved a chunk of money for retirement, but who keeps making the same dumb mistakes when it comes to money? Is this "friend" you? After decades working as a Wall Street trader, investment adviser, and money expert for CBS, Jill Schlesinger reveals thirteen costly mistakes you're probably making right now with your money without even knowing it.
Beautiful Money: The 4-week total wealth makeover
This revolutionary four-week wealth plan shows you how to stop chasing money and start creating joyful, powerful, and meaningful wealth. The Beautiful Money program is based on the simple but powerful premise that in order to achieve true wealth, you must connect and align your inner self with clear and specific external actions.
Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You're Not): A parents' guide for kids 3 to 23
From Beth Kobliner, the author of the bestselling personal finance bible Get a Financial Life--a new, must-have guide showing parents how to teach their children (from toddlers to young adults) to manage money in a smart way.
Basic Personal Finance: A Practical Guide to Financial Wellbeing
Very few people acquire wealth instantly; the rest of us have to make good decisions with our money. This book is for people who want to: • Make good financial decisions • Learn the basics of compensation, taxes, budgeting, banking, and credit • Recognize the importance of starting financial planning early • Protect and grow their wealth • Identify financial scams (E-book)
Financial Freedom: A proven path to all the money you will ever need
Money is unlimited. Time is not. Become financially independent as fast as possible. In 2010, 24-year old Grant Sabatier woke up to find he had $2.26 in his bank account. Five years later, he had a net worth of over $1.25 million, and CNBC began calling him "the Millennial Millionaire. Financial Freedom is a step-by-step path to make more money in less time, so you have more time for the things you love.
Parent Training for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Improving the quality of life for children and families
Cynthia R. Johnson, Eric M. Butter, and Lawrence Scahill
Raising a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be very challenging, particularly for parents who do not have easy access to psychological treatment. This book presents parent training as a unique approach that is not only more accessible but is also one of the most promising methods for promoting long-term behavioral improvements in children with ASD. (E-book)
Autism in Heels: The untold story of a female life on the spectrum
Jennifer Cook O'Toole
Autism in Heels, an intimate memoir, reveals the woman inside one of autism's most prominent figures, Jennifer O'Toole. At the age of thirty-five, Jennifer was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, and for the first time in her life, things made sense.
The Essential Guide to Safe Travel-Training for Children with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities
For those growing up with an intellectual disability or autism, comfortable, safe and independent travel will prove an invaluable life skill. The key to pursuing fulfilling work and leisure activities and developing as an individual, it also brings a liberating level of self-sufficiency and reassurance of equality within society. Arriving at this goal can be daunting. Dr Gallimore's straightforward five-step system will guide parents and professionals through successful training for children of any age and ability.
The State of Grace
Sixteen-year-old Grace has Asperger's, a horse, and a best friend who understands her, which is pretty much all she needs, but when she kisses Gabe and things start to change at home, suddenly everything threatens to fall apart, and it is up to Grace to fix it on her own.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time: A novel
Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.
Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8: a young man's voice from the silence of autism
The author of the bestselling phenomenon The Reason I Jump returns with a unique memoir about life as a young adult with severe autism.