Asperger's and Girls: World-renowned Experts Join Those with Asperger's Syndrome to Resolve Issues that Girls and Women Face Every Day!
Future Horizons, 2006 - Family & Relationships - 150 pages
Winner of the Gold Award in the 2006 ForeWord Book of the Year competition, this groundbreaking book describes the unique challenges of women and girls with Asperger's Syndrome. In it you'll read candid stories written by the indomitable women who have lived them. You'll also hear from experts who discuss whether “Aspie girls” are slipping under the radar, undiagnosed; why many AS women feel like a minority within a minority (outnumbered by men 4:1); practical solutions school systems can implement for girls; social tips for teenage girls, navigating puberty, the transition to work or university, and the importance of careers.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ThePinesLibrary - LibraryThing
Temple Grandin, Tony Attwood and others provide advice on friendship, bullying, education, puberty, transition and dating - all for girls on the autism spectrum. A very readable guide for girls or their parents. Read full review
Must Read for the Aspies MomUser Review - laurarc - Overstock.com
If you have a young Aspie girl in your life it is a must read. It is a great reference guide for all the subjects and approaches to life with great insight to this mysterious misunderstood syndrome. I am going to keep it on hand and reread subjects as they come into play for my wonderful teenager. Read full review