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Publisher Description

From the award-winning author of Autism Spectrum Disorders, comes Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum, a complete guide to the cognitive, emotional, social, and physical needs of preteens and teenagers with autistic disorders, ranging from the relatively mild Asperger's Syndrome to more severe ability impairment. Using clear examples, practical advice, and supportive insights, this book covers:
Health risks such as seizures and depression

Treatments, therapies, and teaching strategies

Teaching skills to cope with puberty, self-care, and social skills

Teenage emotions, sexuality, appropriate relationships, and dating

Middle school, high school, and developing an Individual Educational Program

Preparing for life after high school

GENRE
Parenting
RELEASED
2006
February 28
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
288
Pages
PUBLISHER
Penguin Publishing Group
SELLER
PENGUIN GROUP USA, INC.
SIZE
855.3
KB

Customer Reviews

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A guide

This is a good tool to guide parents,but as with all autistic children and then teenagers every one is different. Just use your experiences and judgement.

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