Nerdy, Shy, and Socially Inappropriate: A User Guide to an Asperger Life

Cynthia Kim explores all the quirkyness of living with Asperger Syndrome ASD in this accessible, witty and honest guide looking from an insider perspective at some of the most challenging and intractable aspects of being autistic Her own life presents many rich examples From being labelled nerdy

The Loving Push: How Parents and Professionals Can Help Spectrum Kids Become Successful Adults

Parents, teachers, therapists, and anyone who cares about a child or teen on the autism spectrum needs this essential roadmap to prepare our youth for being successful adults in today s world Best selling author, autism advocate, and animal science professor Dr Temple Grandin joins psychologist an

Autism Adulthood: Strategies and Insights for a Fulfilling Life

One of the biggest fears of parents with children with autism is looming adulthood and all that it entails In her new book Susan Senator takes the mystery out of adult life on the autism spectrum and conveys the positive message that even though autism adulthood is complicated and challenging, ther

Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder) and Long-Term Relationships: Fully Revised and Updated with DSM-5® Criteria Second Edition

Happily married to her husband with Asperger Syndrome for 25 years, Ashley Stanford is an expert on how Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD can affect a relationship and her bestselling book has helped thousands of couples.Brought fully up to date, this second edition clarifies the new DSM 5 diagnostic c

Asperger's and Adulthood: A Guide to Working, Loving, and Living With Asperger's Syndrome

Your Asperger s Road Map Advice for the New Aspie Adult Congratulations You re all grown up and graduated and now it s time to get out there and carve yourself a place in the world But what if it s a world not necessarily made for you Navigating adulthood is complicated for anyone, but it can be

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

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, flubbed, soared, educated, and inspired Along the road to adulthood, he has learned many l

Sex, Drugs and Asperger's Syndrome (ASD): A User Guide to Adulthood

Luke Jackson s unabridged and sparkling sequel to his best selling user guide to adolescence Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome is the must read handbook for teenagers and young adults on the autism spectrum With devastating clarity, Luke focuses on the pitfalls involved in navigating the transiti

Been There. Done That. Try This!: An Aspie's Guide to Life on Earth

The world s Aspie mentors pass on their insights for successful living Temple Grandin, Anita Lesko, Liane Holliday Willey, Jennifer O Toole and many others, offer words of wisdom on coping with key stressors such as self esteem, employment, friendship, and love Based on their personal experience,

House Rules

n When your son can t look you in the eyedoes that mean he s guilty n n nJacob Hunt is a teen with Asperger s syndrome He s hopeless at reading social cues or expressing himself well to others, though he is brilliant in many ways But he has a special focus on one subject forensic analysis A p