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The Resource Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism : a resource for education and health professionals, Victoria Honeybourne ; with foreword by Professor Tony Attwood

Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism : a resource for education and health professionals, Victoria Honeybourne ; with foreword by Professor Tony Attwood

Label
Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism : a resource for education and health professionals
Title
Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism
Title remainder
a resource for education and health professionals
Statement of responsibility
Victoria Honeybourne ; with foreword by Professor Tony Attwood
Title variation
Educating and supporting girls with Asperger's and autism
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This resource is designed to support education and health professionals to better understand how autism (including Asperger's syndrome) can present in girls; explaining the various difficulties and disadvantages that girls on the autism spectrum can face in educational settings. As well as providing background information and theory, the resource offers practical strategies for working with girls with autism spectrum conditions. The resource contains a broad range of worksheets and activities on key issues: self-awareness; preparing for school life; learning; wider school life; preparing for employment; and preparing for further study. Key Features: illustrated throughout with real-life quotes and case studiesguidance on best practice when working with girls with autism spectrum conditionsactivities and resources for young females on the autism spectrum to support them in developing self-awareness, coping strategies and learning skills."--Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Honeybourne, Victoria
Dewey number
371.94
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asperger's syndrome in girls
  • Autistic girls
  • Autistic youth
  • Asperger's syndrome in adolescence
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
Label
Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism : a resource for education and health professionals, Victoria Honeybourne ; with foreword by Professor Tony Attwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Speechmark book"--Cover
  • Supporting online resources, including printable materials, available to purchasers only
  • Originally published: Speechmark Publishing Ltd., 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-273)
Contents
Part, Part 1: About this book -- chapter Aims of this book -- chapter Terminology -- chapter How to use this book? -- chapter Limitations of this resource -- chapter Part 2: An introduction to the autism spectrum -- part, Part 3: School and educational experiences for girls and youngwomen on the autism spectrum -- chapter Introduction -- chapter Communication -- chapter Social times -- chapter Friendships -- chapter Sensory issues -- chapter Special interests -- chapter Interpreting the world -- chapter Feelings and emotions -- chapter Self-esteem -- chapter Transition -- chapter Fact files -- chapter Questions and answers -- part, Part 4: Workbooks and activities -- chapter Self-awareness and well-being -- chapter Learning -- chapter Wider school life -- chapter Preparing for further and higher education -- chapter Preparing for employment -- chapter Further resources
Control code
on1003931498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138044128
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1003931498
Label
Educating and supporting girls and young women with Asperger's and autism : a resource for education and health professionals, Victoria Honeybourne ; with foreword by Professor Tony Attwood
Publication
Note
  • "A Speechmark book"--Cover
  • Supporting online resources, including printable materials, available to purchasers only
  • Originally published: Speechmark Publishing Ltd., 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-273)
Contents
Part, Part 1: About this book -- chapter Aims of this book -- chapter Terminology -- chapter How to use this book? -- chapter Limitations of this resource -- chapter Part 2: An introduction to the autism spectrum -- part, Part 3: School and educational experiences for girls and youngwomen on the autism spectrum -- chapter Introduction -- chapter Communication -- chapter Social times -- chapter Friendships -- chapter Sensory issues -- chapter Special interests -- chapter Interpreting the world -- chapter Feelings and emotions -- chapter Self-esteem -- chapter Transition -- chapter Fact files -- chapter Questions and answers -- part, Part 4: Workbooks and activities -- chapter Self-awareness and well-being -- chapter Learning -- chapter Wider school life -- chapter Preparing for further and higher education -- chapter Preparing for employment -- chapter Further resources
Control code
on1003931498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138044128
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1003931498

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