Author:Temple Grandin

Sort

Showing 1-1 of 1

Image for Thinking in Pictures and Other Reports from My Life With Autism

Thinking in Pictures and Other Reports from My Life With Autism

By: Temple Grandin

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1996

Seller ID: 247749

ISBN: 0679772898

Condition: Very Good Condition


Here, in Temple Grandin's own words, is the story of what it is like to live with autism, to be among the few people who have broken through many of the neurological impairments associated with autism. Throughout her life, she has developed unique coping strategies, including her famous "squeeze machine," which she modeled after seeing the calming effect of squeeze chutes on cattle. She describes her painful isolation growing up "different" and her discovery of visual symbols to interpret the "ways of the natives." Thinking in Pictures also gives information from the fr... View more info