Includes a chapter entitled Getting Ready for College. This book offers information on common sensory reactions in an easy to read chart format. It also contains a chapter on the author's public involvement with autism spectrum related issues, including speaking at conferences and advocating for services for those on the spectrum.
This book offers practical solutions to the challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. It discusses how to deal with difficult behaviour from children and young people with AS, focussing on the role of antecedent behaviours, which signal the beginning of a meltdown, as identified through functional assessment.
Helps the reader understand how to match the developmental levels of pictures and visuals to the developmental level of the person looking at the visual. This book shows how effective communication can help reduce the confusion and anxiety that often lead to behavioral outbursts.