Animal-assisted Interventions for Individuals with Autism

This book looks at how therapies involving animals can be used to help individuals with autism to develop skills, including sensory and social skills, to manage challenging behaviors, and improve quality of life.Whether participating in therapeutic horseback riding, utilizing a trained service dog, visiting a dolphin therapy center, or simply experiencing companion animal therapy, people with autism can reap a multitude of benefits from interaction with furry, feathered, and finned friends. Merope Pavlides relates the success stories of different animal-assisted interventions, as well as noting the challenges of working with particular animal species. She also emphasizes the importance of tailoring interventions to the specific needs of the individual and of monitoring progress.With recommendations for resources and further reading, this book will be of great interest to people with autism, their parents, and the professionals who work with them.

Soft-Touch Touch-Screen Stylus Pen (Pink) for Htc cell phone

Cell Phones & Accessories
Soft-Touch Touch-Screen Stylus Pen (Pink) for Htc cell phone . This Touch-Screen Stylus Pen (Pink) is for you to use to type, tap, or scroll the touch screen of the compatible device. And keep the screen free from scratches and fingerprints.Use to type, tap and scroll effortlessly on a finger-touch screen of your iPhone, iPod Touch, PDAs and other cell phones with touch screen.FEATURES: Chunky pencil-shaped stylus that gives you precise control over your compatible device. Sculpted from aluminum, with a soft rubber nib, the stylus sits perfectly in the hand to make drawing and writing a uniquely smooth and enjoyable experience. Precise touch to help avoid pressing the wrong keys on your compatible devices like cell phone, PDAs, tablet andd so on. Gives you levels of control that are impossible with your bare fingers-making it the perfect tool for compatible device gamers, too. Perfect replacement of the original stylus and guarantee the compatibility and performance. Touch Screens works with all touch screen enables cell phones, PDAs and PDA phones. SPECIFICATIONS: Color: Pink (Body) Length: 4 7/10 inch IMPORTANT NOTES: This universal touch screen stylus will not fit into your devices??? stylus slot. Works with touch-screens, but works best with finger-touch screens.Compatible With Htc Evo 4G Inspire 4G Evo 3D Sensation 4G G14 Droid Incredible 2 Wildfire S(GSM,T-Mobile) Marvel G13 Droid Incredible ThunderBolt Incredible HD 6400 Amaze 4G HD7 Dream G1 (T-Mobile) EVO Shift 4G Speedy Knight A7373 MyTouch 4G Vivid Wildfire (GSM) G8 Status ChaCha Wildfire S (CDMA) Rezound ADR6425 ThunderBolt 2 Droid Incredible HD Vigor Incredible S (S710E) G11 Aria G9 Merge ADR6325 Desire Z (T-mobile G2) HD2 Radar 4G Omega MyTouch 3G Slide Desire HD G10 Desire S Freestyle 7 Trophy MyTouch 4G Slide (Doubleshot) EVO Design 4G Kingdom Hero S (CDMA) Rhyme Bliss Desire Bravo (Google G7) Droid Eris Sensation XL Runnymede Titan Tilt 2 (AT&T) Magic (Google G2) Surround 8788 Hero (GSM) G3 7 Mozart