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Can I Tell You About Asperger Syndrome?

A Guide for Friends and Family

by Jude Welton

  • 57 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disability & illness,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Developmental - Child,
  • Autism,
  • Special Education - General,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Health - Diseases,
  • Diseases - General,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • Asperger"s syndrome,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Education

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElizabeth Newson (Foreword), Jane Telford (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8928996M
    ISBN 101843102064
    ISBN 109781843102069
    OCLC/WorldCa53937841


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Title: Can I Tell You About Asperger Syndrome?: A guide for friends and family Format: Paperback Product dimensions: 48 pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: 48 pages, X X in Published: Septem Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers Language: English.

Asperger’s syndrome (AS) is considered to be on the mild end of a group of neurological disorders known as autism spectrum disorders.

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Originally trained as a child psychologist specializing in autism, she is a freelance writer, writing mainly on the arts. She recently started writing about and for children with AS/5.

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Asperger syndrome (AS), also known as Asperger's, is a developmental disorder characterised by significant difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal communication, along with restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests. As a milder autism spectrum disorder (ASD), it differs from other ASDs by relatively normal language and : Unknown.

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This is countered by the fact that many adults with AS have normal or even superior intelligence and can make great intellectual contributions to society and industry due to their increased ability to focus. Liane Holliday Willey is an educator, author and speaker.

She was diagnosis with Asperger’s syndrome in In her book, “Asperger’s Syndrome in the Family: Redefining Normal in the Family, she wrote the following self-affirmation pledge for those with Asperger’s syndrome.

'As a parent of a child with Asperger Syndrome, one of the most frustrating things to deal with is not always knowing how to help my child. Jude Welton's book reminds me in a simple and straightforward way of the difficulties an AS child faces daily and how we can help them overcome their struggles by modifying our responses.

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An Owner’s Manual is an interactive workbook designed for young people grades 5 through 8 for use with guidance from a helping adult. Astutely written to be understood by these particular adolescents, An Owner’s Manual describes what Asperger syndrome is and how it can affect daily life.

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Asperger syndrome is a developmental disorder that can cause problems with social skills, behavior, and coordination. Asperger syndrome is part of the autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Spectrum means signs and symptoms can vary from one child to another and range from mild to severe. if you notice signs in your child, see your pediatrician.

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