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Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence

Living With the Ups, the Downs and Things in Between

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coping with illness,
  • Teenagers with mental disabili,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Developmental - Child,
  • Psychology,
  • Teenagers,
  • Education,
  • Special Education - General,
  • Mental health,
  • General,
  • Autistic children,
  • Teenagers with mental disabilities,
  • Asperger"s syndrome

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLuke Jackson (Foreword), Liane Holliday Willey (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8929224M
    ISBN 101843107422
    ISBN 109781843107422

    Coline ist erwachsen und steht vor neuen Herausforderungen. Sie zieht von zu Hause aus, beginnt ein Studium und lernt, wie man selbststandig lebt. Die Autistin erfahrt, wo ihre Grenzen liegen, merkt aber auch, dass sie mehr kann, als sie sich. Adolescence is a time of transition. the adolescent has one foot still in childhood and one foot tentatively testing the waters of adulthood. It is a time of 'finding one's feet' and defining who we are so that we are able to find our place in the more complex and demanding adult world. in this book we explore how those teenagers whose lives are further complicated by having Asperger Syndrome.

    In Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence, child psychologist Teresa Bolick presents strategies for helping the ten to eighteen-year-old achieve happiness and success by maximizing the benefits of AS and minimizing the 'll learn:How to work with the school to help the AS child learn and gies for turning common AS traits Pages: Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence | Childhood and adult experiences of individuals with Asperger Syndrome (AS) are becoming increasingly well documented, yet the crucial formative teenage years have, so far, been neglected. Adolescence is a difficult time for any teenager, but when you have Asperger Syndrome this already emotionally complex time of life becomes all the more : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Ltd.

    I have recently completed reading "Asperger's Syndrome and Adolescence: Practical Solutions for School Success", by Brenda Smith Miles and Diane Adreon. I found the book to be informative, and written so clearly that it may be recommended to parents, while thorough enough that it is of use to professionals both for its insight into the syndrome /5(12). Freaks, Geeks & Asperger Syndrome: A User Guide to Adolescence by Luke Jackson. Jessica Kingsley, £/$, pp ISBN 1 3. Rating: ★★★ Imagine feeling like an : Iain Mcclure.


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Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence Download PDF EPUB FB2

Asperger Syndrome is characterized by a reliance on clear guidelines, and in adolescence the social guidelines become murky and confusing. In Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence, child psychologist Teresa Bolick presents strategies for helping the ten to eighteen-year-old achieve happiness and success by maximizing the benefits of AS and minimizing the by: This book would be a welcome addition to any department dealing with AS in adolescence.

For people with Asperger Syndrome (AS) the teenage years can be particularly torrid, and consequently very challenging for carers and any staff working with sufferers or /5(9).

Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence is an excellent book that fills a long-standing and sorely felt need. The subtitle, "practical solutions for school success", tells the story and guarantees that this book will be eagerly sought and frequently consulted. An outstanding achievement.' - Bernard Rimland, Director, Autism Research Institute, USACited by: The book covers a myriad of topics relevant to the adolescent with Asperger Syndrome, such as body image, self-esteem, masturbation and personal hygiene.

Topics for adults include contraception, libido, responsibility and decision-making. Many topics are illustrated with case examples and specific strategies to try (such as a daily hygiene chart).Cited by: 3.

In Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence, child psychologist Teresa Bolick presents strategies for helping the ten to eighteen-year-old achieve happiness and success by maximizing the benefits of AS and minimizing the drawbacks.4/5.

Drawing from the experiences of parents, professionals and individuals with Asperger Syndrome this book covers the crucial areas of sexuality, friendships both appropriate and inappropriate, educational choice, disclosure, safety issues, therapies and : Kingsley, Jessica Publishers.

Compelling reading Luke has written a book that's intelligent, articulate, sensitive and funny. Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome allows the reader a glimpse into the fascinating but frustrating world of an intelligent and capable adolescent and leaves us with some understanding of his philosophy of by:   Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence: Living with the Ups, the Downs and Things in Between.

Childhood and adult experiences of individuals with Asperger Syndrome (AS) are becoming increasingly well documented, yet the crucial formative teenage years have, so far, been neglected/5(18).

Luke Jackson is 13 years old and has Asperger Syndrome. Over the years Luke has learned to laugh at such names but there are other aspects of life which are more difficult. Adolescence and the teenage years are a minefield of emotions, transitions and decisions and when a child has Asperger Syndrome, the result is often explosive/5().

Problems Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder Syndrome Often Face Diane Kennedy, in her book The ADHD Autism Connection, writes the years from twelve to seventeen are “the saddest and most difficult time” for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Freaks, Geeks & Asperger Syndrome: A User Guide to Adolescence by Luke Jackson. Jessica Kingsley, £/$, pp ISBN 1 3. Rating: ★★★. Imagine feeling like an alien. Someone speaks to you, but you can't listen, unless you avoid eye contact. If you look at them, you can't “read” their : Iain McClure.

But for students with Asperger Syndrome the transition can be traumatic, leading to a downward emotional spiral and even depression. This comprehensive book starts with an overview of those characteristics of AS that make adolescence particularly challenging and/5(28).

Doctors used to think of Asperger's as a separate condition. But inthe newest edition of the standard book that mental health experts use, called The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of.

'Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence is an excellent book that fills a long-standing and sorely felt need. The subtitle, "practical solutions for school success", tells the story and guarantees that this book will be eagerly sought and frequently consulted/5(6).

A non-fiction, own voices book about kids and adolescences with Asperger's syndrome, a syndrome that is a form of Autism. Luke Jackson wrote and had this book published when he was o and this is about his experience with having AS. He gives tips to both those that have it, and the parents and teachers that are part of the their lives.4/5.

Drawing from the experiences of parents, professionals and individuals with Asperger Syndrome this book covers the crucial areas of sexuality, friendships both appropriate and /5(18). Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence Dr.

Teresa Bolick’s book is a welcome contribution to the literature on adolescence and Asperger Syndrome. Most books about the disorder address the problems of young children, even though adolescence is often the most challenging time for both Aspies and their families.

Freaks, Geeks, and Asperger Syndrome: A User Guide to Adolescence is a non-fiction book about Asperger syndrome published in The then year-old author, Luke Jackson, has Asperger syndrome himself. Jackson wrote the book because he felt there was not enough useful information on the Internet about the : Luke Jackson.

Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence: Living With the Ups, the Downs and Things in Between Luke Jackson, Liane Holliday Willey Childhood and adult experiences of individuals with Asperger Syndrome (AS) are becoming increasingly well documented, yet the.

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 : Unknown.

Adolescence is a difficult time for any teenager, but when you have Asperger Syndrome this already emotionally complex time of life becomes all the more challenging. This book aims to make the transition from child to adult as smooth as possible, and is an essential survival guide to adolescence.Asperger’s Syndrome (AS for short) is generally considered the mildest and highest functioning type of autism.

Since early intervention is crucial, it’s important to be able to identify the warning signs and know what steps to take if you believe your teen has Asperger’s Syndrome. This brief .Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence is an excellent book that fills a long-standing and sorely felt need.

The subtitle, "practical solutions for school success", tells the story and guarantees that this book will be eagerly sought and frequently consulted. An outstanding achievement.'- Bernard Rimland, Director, Autism Research Institute, USA'In Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence, Myles and.