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Aspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger Syndrome

by Rudy Simone

Rudy Simone guides you through every aspect of both personal and professional life, from early recollections of blame, guilt, and savant skills, to friendships, romance and marriage. Employment, career, rituals...


I am Aspiengirl: The Unique Characteristics, Traits and Gifts of Females on the Autism Spectrum

by Tania Marshall

Have you ever wondered why she says she feels different to her peers? Wondered why life seems challenging for her? Her peers seem to gracefully and naturally meet their milestones, yet she has reached some developmental...


Getting to Grips with Asperger Syndrome: Understanding Adults on the Autism Spectrum

by Carol Hagland

This is a guide for those caring for or supporting an adult with AS. It will help them understand the condition and the difficulties it may cause so that they can offer support. Practical strategies are offered...


Understanding Autism

by Scientific American Editors

Understanding Autism: The Search for Answers by the Editors of Scientific American

The term "autism" first appeared in the early 1900s and comes from the Greek word "autos," meaning self, used to describe conditions...


1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Be Different: Adventures of a Free-Range Aspergian

by John Elder Robison

“I believe those of us with Asperger’s are here for a reason, and we have much to offer. This book will help you bring out those gifts.”

 

In his bestselling memoir, Look Me in the Eye, John Elder Robison...


Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Research challenges and solutions

by Jo Van Herwegen & Deborah Riby

Interest in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders has grown exponentially in recent years across a range of disciplines, including psychology, psychiatry, education and neuroscience. The research itself...


Infantile Autism: The Syndrome and Its Implications for a Neural Theory of Behavior by Bernard Rimland, Ph.D.

by Stephen M. Edelson, Paul Millard Hardy & Robert K. Naviaux

With updates from some of the best-known names in the autism field, Bernard Rimland's seminal work on autism theory is made available for a new generation of readers in this anniversary edition.


Of Mice and Aliens: An Asperger Adventure

by Kathy Hoopmann

This is a science fiction novel for kids, with a difference. Ben is learning to cope with his newly diagnosed Asperger Syndrome. When an alien crash-lands in his back yard, the humorous parallels between the...


An Asperger's Guide to Entrepreneurship: Setting Up Your Own Business for Professionals with Autism Spectrum Disorder

by Rosalind Bergemann & Michael John Carley

Are you a business person with Asperger Syndrome considering a new career path by going it alone, or a young graduate on the spectrum with a great business idea? This is a comprehensive guide to using Asperger...


Music Therapy, Sensory Integration and the Autistic Child

by Dorita Berger

Written in a way that is both informative for the professional and accessible for parents, this book furthers the already strong case for the use of music therapy as a resource to encourage behavioural changes...


Pretending to be Normal: Living with Asperger's Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder)  Expanded Edition

by Liane Holliday Willey & Anthony Attwood

Updated edition of the bestselling story of a woman who, after years of self-doubt and self-denial, learned to embrace and appreciate her Asperger's syndrome traits. Liane Holliday Willey shares, with insight...


Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adolescents and Adults: Evidence-Based and Promising Interventions

by Matt Tincani & Andy Bondy

Bringing together leading experts, this book presents effective practices for helping people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) to thrive in adulthood. As individuals with ASD mature, their needs change as...


Asperger Syndrome, the Universe and Everything: Kenneth's Book

by Kenneth Hall

Kenneth Hall was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome at the age of eight. He is in a unique position to describe some of the inner experiences and perceptions of autism in childhood. He has a warm and positive...


Getting a Life with Asperger's: Lessons Learned on the Bumpy Road to Adulthood

by Jesse A. Saperstein

Hard-won insights on transitioning into adulthood

Author, speaker, and autism advocate Jesse A. Saperstein knows a lot about living with Asperger's. Diagnosed at the age of 14, Jesse has struggled, triumphed,...


Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism, Fourth Edition

by Tony Lyons, Ken Siri & Teri Arranga

The parents of children with autism know that learning about treatments is a full-time job. For parents with limited time, ability, or resources, Ken Siri and Tony Lyons have compiled the latest in autism research...


Charting the Course for Treating Children with Autism: A Beginner's Guide for Therapists

by Linda Kelly & Janice Plunkett D'Avignon

A practical, hands-on guide for working with children diagnosed with high functioning autism spectrum disorders.

Therapists play a crucial role in helping children and their families as they navigate the often...


Overcoming Autism: Finding the Answers, Strategies, and Hope That Can Transform a Child's Life

by Lynn Kern Koegel & Claire LaZebnik

There have been huge advances in our ability to diagnose autism and in the development of effective interventions that can change children’s lives. In this extraordinary book, Lynn Kern Koegel, a leading clinician,...


Drawing Autism

by Jill Mullin & Temple Grandin

Autism spectrum disorder is found in one of every eighty-eight children—this gorgeous book offers powerful insight into the disorder.


Making Autism a Gift: Inspiring Children to Believe in Themselves and Lead Happy, Fulfilling Lives

by Robert Evert Cimera

Despite new research and increased public awareness, autism is still looked at in a negative light. Most books on the subject perpetuate this notion by saying that autism is bad or needs to be overcome, rather...