Asperger Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage and Meltdown
Written for parents and professionals, this text offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome, and their families. The book discusses how to deal with tantrums, meltdowns and difficult behaviour. Topics covered include: the characteristics of Asperger Syndrome and their impact on behaviour, stages of the meltdown cycle, the role of antecedent behaviours, functional assessment, strategies promoting social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming and self-management, solutions for parents, including organization and support, and daily routines. The book's main focus is on various stages of the meltdown cycle and functional analysis as a means of determining why behaviours occur.
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Outlines the characteristics of Asperger syndrome which may have an impact on behaviour. It then looks at the rage cycle and functional assessment of related behaviours. This leads to suggested ... Read full review
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Great resource for momsparents of Aspergers Syndrome. Read full review