The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome will be your number one resource for Asperger's Syndrome (AS). Written by Dr. Tony Attwood, the most respected clinician in the world on AS. Dr. Attwood will help you support people with AS with understandable and actionable advice based on years of practice and case studies.
This guide starts by looking at the causes of AS, how to get a diagnosis and the positive effect a clear diagnosis can have. Next Dr. Attwood explains the theory of mind, how AS affects emotional understanding, social interactions, language and cognitive development, sensory issues, movement and coordination issues, career development and so much more.
You will learn how AS affects relationships and gain helpful insight for building friendships and long-term relationships. Dr. Attwood also provides helpful advice on dealing with teasing, bullying and mental health issues that may arise.
This book also includes a very helpful frequently asked questions chapter. This section is full of actionable advice and includes lots of helpful resources and educational tools. This is a must read for parents or teachers who are supporting someone with Asperger's Syndrome.