Parenting your Asperger Child

Individualized Solutions for Teaching your Child Practical Skills

Sohn, Alan T.

Book - 2005
Average Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5.
Parenting your Asperger Child
Asperger's Syndrome is a form of autism--but with the right guidance, these children can go on to live happy, fulfilling lives. In Parenting Your Asperger Child , Dr. Alan Sohn's and Cathy Grayson's groundbreaking Cognitive Social Integration Therapy (CSIT) offers practical solutions that help parents prepare their children for a fulfilling life of social interaction outside the confines of their syndrome, addressing such topics as: - The six characteristics of Asperger's Syndrome - How to identify a child's type of Asperger's--and the best approaches for dealing with it - Understanding how an Asperger's child sees and interprets the world - Replacing inappropriate coping techniques with productive skills - How to survive and learn from a crisis - How school programs can aid in teaching Asperger children - Making changes that last

Publisher: New York : Perigee Books, c2005
Edition: Perigee trade pbk. ed
ISBN: 0399530703
Branch Call Number: 616.85883 S682p 2005
Characteristics: 272 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm
Additional Contributors: Grayson, Cathy


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Drawing from their respective experiences with Asperger children in clinical and school settings, the authors move succinctly through the traits and typologies of the syndrome, and into the everyday coping strategies that are the book's strength.

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Feb 21, 2014

I dont think this is the right description for this book!


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