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Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum: A Parent's Guide to the by Chantal Sicile-Kira

By Chantal Sicile-Kira

From the award-winning writer of Autism Spectrum Disorders, comes Adolescents at the Autism Spectrum, an entire consultant to the cognitive, emotional, social, and actual wishes of preteens and teens with autistic issues, starting from the fairly light Asperger's Syndrome to extra serious skill impairment. utilizing transparent examples, useful suggestion, and supportive insights, this e-book covers:
* healthiness hazards resembling seizures and melancholy
* remedies, treatments, and educating suggestions
* educating abilities to deal with puberty, self-care, and social talents
* Teenage feelings, sexuality, acceptable relationships, and courting
* center university, highschool, and constructing a person academic software
* getting ready for all times after highschool

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