Thinking about moving out on your own? able to land your first job? Unsure the way to navigate social scenes once you have Asperger's? Designed for the newly launched Aspie adult, this book provides supportive solutions-based strategies for navigating the ins and outs of balancing Asperger's syndrome with career goals, dating, social settings, and more.
Adulthood is complicated for anyone, though it is often especially overwhelming for somebody living with Asperger's.
This book also helps loved ones gain a deeper understanding of what it means to live with Asperger's syndrome. Whether you're reading for yourself or someone you know, Asperger's and Adulthood helps you develop deeper insight for tackling life challenges, with:
Step-by-step strategies for entering the workforce and tips to translate your talents into a career
Helpful scripts for managing small talk, job interviews, and first dates
Practical tips and budgeting checklists for establishing your independence
Real-life Asperger's stories on finding friends and landing jobs
Handy how-tos about stimming, and how to adopt more discreet comforting behaviors
The truth is, even with Asperger's, you can do whatever you put your mind to-and this book outlines the tools and strategies to help you achieve a full and rewarding adult life.