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The Resource Life on the autism spectrum : a guide for girls and women, Karen McKibbin ; foreword by Tony Attwood

Life on the autism spectrum : a guide for girls and women, Karen McKibbin ; foreword by Tony Attwood

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Life on the autism spectrum : a guide for girls and women
Title
Life on the autism spectrum
Title remainder
a guide for girls and women
Statement of responsibility
Karen McKibbin ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This practical guide follows Alison, a girl with Asperger syndrome, through childhood and womanhood to explain the key issues that females with autism spectrum disorder face and how they can be supported. It offers practical tools and advice that girls, their parents and women on the spectrum can use to help them in daily life.
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McKibbin, Karen
Dewey number
616.85/882
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Autistic people
  • Girls
  • Young women with disabilities
Summary expansion
Why is Autism Spectrum Disorder so misunderstood in girls and women and why do so many go under the radar without the support that they need? This practical guide explains the unique issues that affect females with autism and provides tools and strategies that girls, women and their families can use in day-to-day life.Following the story of Alison, a girl diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome, through both childhood and adulthood, we get an inside view of the challenges that girls and women with autism face. Straightforward information and advice is provided on key topics including: social skills and communication how to overcome bullying sensory issues and food sensitivity the need for routine perceptions of gender and physiological changes.Essential reading for parents of daughters on the spectrum, as well as girls and women who carry the diagnosis themselves
Label
Life on the autism spectrum : a guide for girls and women, Karen McKibbin ; foreword by Tony Attwood
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn927363377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784501938
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)927363377
Label
Life on the autism spectrum : a guide for girls and women, Karen McKibbin ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn927363377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784501938
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)927363377

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