An Autism Spectrum Guide to the Confusing World of Idioms, Metaphors and Everyday Expressions
This book illustrates why people with autism spectrum disorders have problems understanding common phrases and idioms that others accept unquestioningly as part of everyday speech.
Spotting the Stealth Bomber and Other Symbolic Approaches
This book is packed with metaphorical explanations that will allow parents and caregivers to ally themselves with treatment rather than the eating disorder, and take positive steps with their child towards a full and lasting recovery.
A Primer for Parents and Professionals
This original and perceptive book offers rich insights into what Asperger's means in the real world, for real children, and is essential reading for parents, teachers, and other professionals.
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