Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity

2017-10-04T03:04:31+00:00

By: Dr Harold Reitman If you ask Dr. Harold Reitman, labels are a lousy way to describe a unique human being, whether it's Asperger's, high functioning autism, ADHD, dyslexia, Tourette's or even the so-called neurotypical brain itself. One size does not fit all. Everyone's brain is different. Helping others 'get it' when it comes to [...]

Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity2017-10-04T03:04:31+00:00

Helping a Child with Nonverbal Learning Disorder or Asperger’s Disorder: A Parent’s Guide

2017-10-04T03:34:03+00:00

By: Kathryn Stewart The book offers readers ways to evaluate their child’s strengths and weaknesses in areas such as visual and spatial functioning, writing problems, information processing and organizational skills, social and emotional capabilities, language skills, and interactive abilities. It offers specific strategies for intervening and helping the child to cope with these obstacles, such [...]

Helping a Child with Nonverbal Learning Disorder or Asperger’s Disorder: A Parent’s Guide2017-10-04T03:34:03+00:00

Why Some Children on the Autism Spectrum Are Misdiagnosed with ADHD

2021-05-16T06:35:40+00:00

Asperger's Syndrome no longer exists as a standalone diagnosis. But many of the symptoms associated with this type of Autism Spectrum Disorder are mistaken for ADHD along the way. Find out if your doctor is on the right path. By Eileen Costello Asperger's and ADHD Most children with symptoms formerly associated with Asperger's Syndrome, [...]

Why Some Children on the Autism Spectrum Are Misdiagnosed with ADHD2021-05-16T06:35:40+00:00

Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Pediatric Psychiatry

2021-05-16T06:35:42+00:00

Theory of Mind and Neurodevelopmental Disorders of Childhood Research Article From: Pediatric Research (2011) 69, 101R–108R; doi:10.1203/PDR.0b013e318212c177 By: Baris Korkmaz Abstract To a large extent, the human infant is socialized through the acquisition of a specific cognitive mechanism known as theory of mind (ToM), a term which is currently used to explain a related set of intellectual abilities that [...]

Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Pediatric Psychiatry2021-05-16T06:35:42+00:00

Executive Functioning and Theory of Mind

2021-05-16T06:35:42+00:00

An Article from: AutismSpeaks.org Download the entire PDF, here. Individuals with Asperger Syndrome/HFA may often face challenges related to their ability to interpret certain social cues and skills. They may have difficulty processing large amounts of information and relating to others. Two core terms relating to these challenges are Executive Functioning and Theory of Mind. [...]

Executive Functioning and Theory of Mind2021-05-16T06:35:42+00:00

Asperger’s, Autism & Girls

2017-10-04T04:45:43+00:00

By Dr Tony Attwood This DVD offers the most comprehensive presentation yet of the characteristics and reasons why female Aspies fall under the radar in their diagnosis. Dr Attwood covers everything from their ability to camouflage and mimic social behaviours to hide their social confusion to ways their condition may be identified through their [...]

Asperger’s, Autism & Girls2017-10-04T04:45:43+00:00

Safety Skills for Asperger’s Women

2017-10-04T04:46:09+00:00

By Liane Holiday Willey, EDD This insightful and inspirational companion for females with Asperger's Syndrome will aid them in negotiating daily struggles and staying safe. It discusses a variety of social situations and issues such as bullying, self-harm, depression, and eating disorders and encourages readers to recognize that they can live happy, full and [...]

Safety Skills for Asperger’s Women2017-10-04T04:46:09+00:00

Aspergirls

2021-05-16T06:35:46+00:00

By Rudy Simone Still considered THE book to read on Female Aspergers. Now in Dutch, German, French, Japanese, Italian Chinese and Polish! Gold Medal Winner Sexuality / Relationships Category  2010 IPPY Awards;  Honorable Mention Women's Issues Category 2010 Foreword Review Awards. Foreword by Liane Holliday Willey Order now from Jessica Kingsley Publishers (JKP.com) Girls with Asperger's [...]

Aspergirls2021-05-16T06:35:46+00:00

Pretending to Be Normal

2017-10-04T04:48:09+00:00

By Liane Holiday Willey Compelling and witty, Liane Holliday Willey's account of growing to adulthood as an undiagnosed 'Aspie' has been read by thousands of people on and off the autism spectrum since it was first published in 1999. Bringing her story up to date, including her diagnosis as an adult, and reflecting on [...]

Pretending to Be Normal2017-10-04T04:48:09+00:00
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