Spec Tales Books

 


Stories Now Available:


Getting a Haircut Preview

Go along with a little boy as he gets a haircut. Every step in the process (including the clippers) is illustrated with full-color photographs. He even gets a treat at the end of the story. 

Price: $12.95



Going to the Potty (boy version) Preview

This story offers positive reinforcement and many visual cues to help little boys with autism learn the essential life skill of using the toilet.


Price: $12.95





Going to the Potty (girl version) Preview

This story offers positive reinforcement and many visual cues to help little girls with autism learn the essential life skill of using the toilet.


Price: $12.95





Getting My Nails Trimmed Preview

Spend some time with a little boy as he gets his finger nails and toe nails trimmed. Each step in the process is illustrated with full-color photographs, and emphasizes that nail trimming is a positive experience.  


Price: $12.95




Bushing My Teeth  Preview

This story offers tips for parents and many visual cues to help children with autism learn the essential life skill of brushing teeth.  


Price: $12.95




Getting My Blood Drawn Preview

Go along with a little boy as he gets his blood drawn. Each step in the process is illustrated with full-color photographs and simple text so children will know what to expect. The book emphasizes that sometimes we need to have our blood drawn so that the doctor can help us to stay healthy.


Price: $12.95




Going to a Friend’s Birthday Party Preview

You’re invited to a birthday party! Come along with Wyeth as he attends his friend Dylan’s party. This story offers tips for parents and visual cues to help children with autism learn the key social skills they will need to attend a birthday party.



Price: $12.95




Taking Biomedical Supplements (COMING SOON!)

Spend lunch with a little boy who takes supplements. His lunch is yummy, and he is happy to eat it along with the supplements he must drink in his juice with every meal. This story offers positive reinforcement for those children with autism who take biomedical supplements.


Price: $12.95


Stories Planned for the Spec Tales Series:


Community Stories

Getting a Haircut (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Going to the Doctor

Going to the Dentist

Going to the Mall

Going to the Grocery Store

Going to the Movies

Going to the Park to Play with Friends

Going to a Friend’s Birthday Party (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Having your Picture Taken

Waiting in Line

Eating in a Restaurant

Meeting Someone’s Pet

Going to a Soccer Game

Going to a Baseball Game

Going to a Basketball Game

Going to a Wrestling Match


Stories about Taking Care of Me [Self-Care / Hygiene]

Brushing My Teeth (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Having My Hair Washed

Taking a Bath (for younger children)

Taking a Shower (for older children and teenagers)

Getting My Nails Trimmed (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Going to the Potty (boy version) (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Going to the Potty (girl version) (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Using the Potty Away from Home


Biomedical Intervention Stories 

Taking Biomedical Supplements (COMING SOON!)

Getting My Blood Drawn (for testing purposes)  (AVAILABLE NOW!)

Collecting Urine (for testing purposes)

Getting a Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment

Eating Special Food (for children on the GF/CF diet)








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