Autism Spectrum Disorders

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A Self-Determined Future with Asperger Syndrome

Solution Focused Approaches

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book presents an empowering, practical approach to helping people with Asperger Syndrome (AS) to succeed at college, work, home and in life. The authors highlight how treating AS as a 'problem' is unproductive, and advocate a solution focused approach which recognizes and uses the strengths of people with AS to foster mutual respect.

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Autism and Loss

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Autism and Loss is a complete resource that covers a variety of kinds of loss, including bereavement, loss of friends or staff, loss of home or possessions and loss of health. The resource includes a wealth of factsheets and practical tools that provide formal and informal carers with authoritative, tried and tested guidance.

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Hints and Tips for Helping Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Useful Strategies for Home, School, and the Community

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

If you have a child on the autism spectrum who struggles with the challenges of daily life, then this book is for you!

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Asperger Syndrome and Employment

Adults Speak Out about Asperger Syndrome

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 one time. The adults with AS in this book explore the issues surrounding employment, providing advice and insights for others with AS, as well as their employers and colleagues.

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Asperger Syndrome and Social Relationships

Adults Speak Out about Asperger Syndrome

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Social interaction among neurotypical people is complex and in many ways illogical. To the person with Asperger Syndrome it is also woefully unintuitive. In this book, adults with AS discuss social relationships, offer support for others with AS and provide necessary insights into AS perspectives for those working and interacting with them.

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All Dogs Have ADHD

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

All Dogs Have ADHD takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognisable to those who are familiar with ADHD.

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Girls Growing Up on the Autism Spectrum

What Parents and Professionals Should Know About the Pre-Teen and Teenage Years

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book covers all the concerns commonly faced by girls with ASDs and their parents, from periods and puberty to worries over friendships and "fitting in."

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Motivate to Communicate!

300 Games and Activities for Your Child with Autism

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This practical resource is brimming with exciting ideas and guidance for motivating children with autism and other communication difficulties.

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22 Things a Woman Must Know If She Loves a Man with Asperger's Syndrome

By Rudy Simone; Foreword by Maxine Aston
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This helpful guide explores the complications of Asperger's relationships with honesty and understanding, drawing on research and personal experience to inform and advise women with AS partners.

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Coach Yourself Through the Autism Spectrum

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Coach Yourself through the Autism Spectrum offers an opportunity to access your inner creativity, resourcefulness, strengths, and abilities in order to create positive change in your family. Short sections on common problems such as visits to the doctor, community outings, bullying and child care make this book easy to read from start to finish.

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