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The Resource Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey

Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey

Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome
Title
Aspergirls
Title remainder
empowering females with Asperger Syndrome
Statement of responsibility
Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simone, Rudy
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Women with mental disabilities
  • Women with mental disabilities
Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-236)
Contents
Imagination, self-taught reading and savant skills, and unusual interests -- Why smart girls sometimes hate school -- Sensory overload -- Stimming, and what we do when we're happy -- On blame and internalizing guilt -- Gender roles and identity -- Puberty and mutism -- Attraction, dating, sex, and relationships -- Friendships and socializing -- Higher learning -- Employment and career -- Marriage and cohabitation -- Having children -- Ritual and routine, logical and literal thinking, bluntness, empathy, and being misunderstood -- Diagnosis, misdiagnosis and medication -- Depression meltdowns, PTSD, and more about meds -- Temper meltdowns -- Burning bridges -- Stomach issues and autism -- Getting older on the Spectrum -- On whether Asperger Syndrome is a disability or a gift, and advice from Aspergirls to Aspergirls -- Give your Aspergirl some BALLS: belief, acceptance, love, like, and support -- Thoughts and advice from parents of Aspergirls
Control code
ocn495780204
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9781849058261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)495780204
Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-236)
Contents
Imagination, self-taught reading and savant skills, and unusual interests -- Why smart girls sometimes hate school -- Sensory overload -- Stimming, and what we do when we're happy -- On blame and internalizing guilt -- Gender roles and identity -- Puberty and mutism -- Attraction, dating, sex, and relationships -- Friendships and socializing -- Higher learning -- Employment and career -- Marriage and cohabitation -- Having children -- Ritual and routine, logical and literal thinking, bluntness, empathy, and being misunderstood -- Diagnosis, misdiagnosis and medication -- Depression meltdowns, PTSD, and more about meds -- Temper meltdowns -- Burning bridges -- Stomach issues and autism -- Getting older on the Spectrum -- On whether Asperger Syndrome is a disability or a gift, and advice from Aspergirls to Aspergirls -- Give your Aspergirl some BALLS: belief, acceptance, love, like, and support -- Thoughts and advice from parents of Aspergirls
Control code
ocn495780204
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9781849058261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)495780204

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