The Partner's Guide to Asperger Syndrome

The Partner's Guide to Asperger Syndrome

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Overview

The Partner's Guide to Asperger Syndrome by Tony Attwood, Susan J. Moreno, Keelah Parkinson, Marci Wheeler

Drawing on their own experiences of being in long-term relationships with partners with Asperger syndrome (AS) and interviews with over 100 others in the same situation, the authors of this supportive book offer tried-and-tested advice on how to surmount common difficulties and make things work.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849058780
Publisher: Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
Publication date: 11/15/2011
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 1,090,848
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Susan Moreno is the founder and president of MAAP Services, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides information and advice to parents, teachers and healthcare professionals about all aspects of autism. She is the editor of The MAAP, a newsletter for families of more advanced individuals within the autism spectrum of disorders. She holds a Master's degree in Applied Behavioral Science from Valparaiso University in Indiana and she is internationally known as a lecturer and motivational speaker. Marci Wheeler is a Social Work Specialist with a Master's degree in Social Work. She has worked at the Indiana Resource Center for Autism at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community, Indiana University since 1983. She writes and consults on topics relating to autism spectrum disorders and her other areas of expertise include parenting, family issues, and community supports and resources. She has served as a field instructor and adjunct faculty member for the School of Social Work at Indiana University and Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis and as staff advisor for the Students on the Spectrum (S.O.S.) Club at Indiana University in Bloomington. Kealah Parkinson is a professional communications coach and public speaker who, along with motivating business and sales people, specializes in fostering communication skills in clients with mental illness and developmental disorders. Through her company, KiKi Productions, Inc., she offers a variety of services both online and in-person, including speech-coaching and consulting. She is the author of the e-workbook "Speak Your Truth: How to Say What You Mean to Get What You Want."

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
With each page, I found more and more incredible comfort.