Asperger Syndrome: An Owner's Manual Two : For Older Adolescents. and Adults What You, Your Parents and Friends, and Your Employer Need to Know
"Asperger Syndrome: An Owner s Manual 2 for Older Adolescents and Adults" is the eagerly anticipated sequel to Asperger Syndrome - "An Owner s Manual" that is primarily written for middle school-age children. Using the same easy-to-follow format, this interactive workbook deals with issues that older adolescents and adults face such as relationships, marriage, independent living, employment, self-care, etc. The author uses the nonagram, a nine-pointed star symbolizing achievement and completeness to visually guide readers through each major section of the book. This much-needed resource is designed to inform and support individuals with AS as they come to grips with their strengths and challenges and plan for a successful adulthood within the neurotypical world.
- Paperback | 121 pages
- 213.36 x 276.86 x 12.7mm | 453.59g
- 24 Sep 2007
- AAPC Publishing
- Autism Asperger Publishing Co,US
- United States
"Ellen has done it again with this invaluable, visually based 'owner's manual' written directly for adolescents and adults with Asperger Syndrome and high-functioning autism. This workbook fills a gap in the literature for empowering, recognizing and marshaling the considerable strengths of this population to lead fulfilling and productive lives." -- Stephen M. Shore "internationally known author, presenter, and consultant on issues relating to the autism spectrum; member of the Board of the Autism Society of America"