Aspies on Mental Health

Aspies on Mental Health
Author : Luke Beardon
Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Total Pages : 192
Release : 2011
ISBN 10 : 9781849051521
ISBN 13 : 1849051526
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Touching on everything from difficulties at work and college to coping with low self-confidence, self-harm, alcohol, misdiagnosis, sectioning, counselling, medication and battles with mental health services, the book provides a window into how people with AS experience mental health issues, and what can be done to help.

Aspies on Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Luke Beardon
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Touching on everything from difficulties at work and college to coping with low self-confidence, self-harm, alcohol, misdiagnosis, sectioning, counselling, medi
Mental Health Aspects of Autism and Asperger Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Mohammad Ghaziuddin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Annotation Despite increasing interest, very little is known about the occurrence of psychiatric disorders in persons with autism and Asperger Syndrome. Mental
Aspies on Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Dean Worton
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-15 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

People with Asperger Syndrome (AS) can be particularly at risk of developing mental health difficulties such as anxiety and depression. Here, adults with Asperg
Mental Health in People with Autism and Asperger Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 16
Authors: Christine Deudney
Categories: Asperger's syndrome
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: National Autistic Society

Asperger Syndrome in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Kevin Stoddart
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-23 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A thorough overview of Asperger syndrome for mental health professionals. Despite the dramatic proliferation of research, clinical perspectives, and first-perso
Very Late Diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder)
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Philip Wylie
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-21 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

As awareness and understanding of Asperger Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder increases, more adults are identifying themselves as being on the spectrum and
A Practical Guide to Mental Health Problems in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Alvina Ali
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-21 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Exploring the relationship between ASD and mental health difficulties, this book offers practical guidance to help parents and professionals recognise and handl
The Asperger Personal Guide
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Genevieve Edmonds
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-30 - Publisher: SAGE

`Self-esteem should be enhanced as people with AS read Edmonds and Worton's presentation of how AS has impacted on their lives. They are both positive advocates
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Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Patricia Larson
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-19 - Publisher:

Coming Out Asperger
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Dinah Murray
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book explores the complexity of diagnosis for Asperger Syndrome, the drawbacks and benefits of disclosing a "hidden disability," and how this impinges on s