The Asperger Personal Guide

The Asperger Personal Guide
Author : Genevieve Edmonds
Publisher : SAGE
Total Pages : 129
Release : 2006-10-30
ISBN 10 : 9781848605190
ISBN 13 : 1848605196
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

`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 for encouraging others.. to view their AS as a positive... This book is easy to read and full of valuable strategies to help others who have ASD′ - Autism Awareness Following on from the Asperger Love Guide and Social Guide, this third book in the series of self-help practical life guides aims to cover the personal issues that an adult with Asperger′s syndrome faces in a world not designed for people with autism. Written from a male and female perspective of two Asperger′s adults it looks at: o the positive aspects of Asperger′s syndrome o how these translate into everyday life o whether Asperger′s syndrome is in fact a disability o strategies to gain mental and physical health as an adult with Asperger′s syndrome. The book aims to help adults gain self-esteem and get the most out of themselves as a unique adult with Asperger′s syndrome. These courageous authors have drawn upon their personal experiences to provide an outstanding series of books aimed to support and enhance the quality of life for other Asperger adults.

The Asperger Personal Guide
Language: en
Pages: 129
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 advocat
The Asperger Love Guide
Language: en
Pages: 77
Authors: Genevieve Edmonds
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-12-15 - Publisher: SAGE

'This book breaks down the social, emotional and practical aspects of relationships so usefully that it is a good resource for teachers and others working with
The Asperger Social Guide
Language: en
Pages: 121
Authors: Genevieve Edmonds
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-19 - Publisher: SAGE

′The Asperger Social Guide is a pocket sized travel guide for adults with Asperger′s syndrome exploring the social world. Genevieve and Dean have written a
A Self-determined Future with Asperger Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: E. Veronica Bliss
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Examines Asperger's from the perspective of the social model rather than the medical model. It is based on a 'solution focused' approach, which looks at the exp
The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: Tony Attwood
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A guide to Asperger's syndrome describes what it is and how it is diagnosed, along with information on such topics as bullying, emotions, language, movement, co
An Aspie’s Guide to Being Tested for Asperger's/HFA
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Tony Attwood
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-28 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Whether or not to seek an official diagnosis is a key daily stressor for people with Asperger's Syndrome and this ebook is packed with advice from Aspie mentors
The Everything Parent's Guide To Children With Asperger's Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: William Stillman
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-06 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

With The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asperger's Syndrome at your side, you'll take the first steps toward understanding this pervasive developmen
The Myriad Gifts of Asperger's Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: John M. Ortiz
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Originally published: The gifts of Asperger's syndrome. Dillsburg, PA: Asperger's Syndrome Institute, 2005.
Asperger Syndrome and Employment
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Genevieve Edmonds
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-15 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Employment is an important part of a healthy, balanced and fulfilling life but less than 20 per cent of people with Asperger Syndrome (AS) are in work at any on
Asperger Syndrome and Bullying
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Nick Dubin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The author describes the bullying behavior he and other individuals have experienced, and the effect this has had on their lives. He outlines the reasons for bu