Asperger's Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

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Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1998 - Psychology - 224 pages
24 Reviews
Providing a description and analysis of the unusual characteristics of Asperger's syndrome, with strategies to reduce those that are most conspicuous and debilitating, this guide brings together the most relevant and useful information on all aspects of the syndrome, from language and social behaviour to motor clumsiness. Incorporating case studies from the author's own practical experience, the book contains many examples of, and numerous quotations from, people with Asperger's syndrome
 

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Good, positive overview. - Goodreads
this book is a great reference for parents. - Goodreads
Great overview of Asperger's Sydrome. - Goodreads
OK for a short read for overview.” - Goodreads

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User Review  - Doan Huong - Goodreads

The book is the Bible of Asperger's Syndrome. I recommend the book for everybody who wants to understand carefully about the issue. It deserves 5 stars <3. Read full review

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User Review  - Lex Graham - Goodreads

I was personally able to relate to so many of the experiences outlined in this book. I also came to better understand myself and others with Aspergers. I do wish the author had provided accounts of ... Read full review

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Contents

Foreword by Lorna Wing
9
Social Behaviour
28
Language
67
Resource Material on Emotions and Friendships
186
References
202
Subject Index
216
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About the author (1998)

Tony Attwood is a practising clinical psychologist who specialises in the field of Asperger's Syndrome. For the last twenty-five years he has met and worked with several hundred individuals with this syndrome, ranging widely in age, ability and background.

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