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Author Miller, Eileen, 1962-

Title The girl who spoke with pictures : autism through art / Eileen Miller ; illustrations by Kim Miller ; foreword by Robert Nickel.

Imprint London : Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2008.

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Description 1 online resource (208 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Making her mark -- The effects of autism -- Comunication -- Emotions -- The art of education -- Advocacy -- Perception -- Relationships -- Memory.
Summary For many years Eileen Miller's daughter, Kim, was unable to verbalize her experiences and emotions, but she was able to communicate using a less conventional language: her art. The Girl who Spoke with Pictures tells the story of a young woman with autism, and how her enlightening drawings enabled her to share her view of the world. Illustrated with drawings created by Kim between the ages of 3 and 17 years old, the book gives an insight into how Kim expressed her thoughts and feelings through pictures, revealing her capacity to learn and be understood by those around her. Reflecting on her dau.
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Subject Miller, Kim, 1988-
Miller, Kim, 1988-
Autistic children -- Biography.
Autistic children -- Language.
Child artists -- Biography.
Drawing -- Therapeutic use.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Miller, Eileen, 1962- Girl who spoke with pictures. London : Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2008 (DLC) 2008001465
ISBN 9781846428418 (electronic bk.)
1846428416 (electronic bk.)
1843108895 (pb ; alk. paper)
9781843108894 (pb ; alk. paper)