JOANNA KEATING-VELASCO lives in Placentia in Orange County, California. She is married and has one daughter. Joanna has a degree in business administration. She enjoys trying to understand the unique qualities of children with autism and has worked as an instructional aide (independence facilitator) for seven years in programs for children, teens and adults with autism.
This book is a perfect example of keeping it simple and keeping it understandable. The author did a creative job with her writing style. Read morePublished on October 19, 2012 by Danial
This is has been a fantastic resource for our family...I've loaned it to several friends of my son's, & it has been vitally helpful in helping them understand his behavior & why he... Read morePublished on March 26, 2012 by mom23
I was disappointed in this book. Focuses on severe autism. WOuld have been better to have several chapters, covering more characteristics of children with higher-functioning... Read morePublished on March 19, 2009 by Melissa J. Meyer
Might be helpful for a class in which a child w/ autism is mainstreamed. Not a book typical kids would be inclined to chose on their own.Published on January 23, 2008 by Fred