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Books on Aspergers

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Harriette Wed 14-Oct-09 18:44:37

Can anyone give me titles of books on Aspergers - on life as a teenager/adult - and what can be expected developmentally.

Goblinchild Wed 14-Oct-09 19:05:00

Best one Tony Attwood's complete guide to Asperger's syndrome, clear and thorough.

Goblinchild Wed 14-Oct-09 19:09:52

Oh, and Freaks, Geeks and Asperger's syndrome by Luke Jackson who was an Aspie teen when he wrote it and is now presumably an Aspie adult.
His mother wrote a book called Multicoloured mayhem.
Temple Grading is an autistic adult who has written stuff as well...I'll have another think and pop back later.

Marne Wed 14-Oct-09 19:48:09

Another vote for Tony Attwood, i think he also has a book about teen's but will have to check.

iwearflairs Wed 14-Oct-09 21:41:43

I have just been recommended by an OT a book called Aspergers Syndrome and Difficult Moments which is specifically about meltdown and various general angst related behaviours which I cant help thinking would help in teen years. I've been finding it really useful though it is not really about development per se.

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