The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

Author(s) : Tony Attwood

The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

Book Details

  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley
  • Published : 2008
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Category :
    Autism and Aspergers
  • Catalogue No : 27599
  • ISBN 13 : 9781843106692
  • ISBN 10 : 1843106698

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The chapters examine: causes and indications of the syndrome; the diagnosis and its effect on the individual; theory of mind; the perception of emotions in self and others; social interaction, including friendships; long-term relationships; teasing, bullying and mental health issues; the effect of AS on language and cognitive abilities, sensory sensitivity, movement and co-ordination skills; and, career development. There is also an invaluable frequently asked questions chapter and a section listing useful resources for anyone wishing to find further information on a particular aspect of AS, as well as literature and educational tools.

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