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Talking teenagers
Ann Boushéy

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Talking teenagers
information and inspiration for parents of teenagers with autism or Asperger's syndrome
Ann Boushéy.

Published 2007 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

A parent's heartache, ever present?
Nugget #1: HFA or ASA, what's the diff??
What do I tell people about autism?
Nugget #2: Dealing with the good intentions of others?
IEPs and those elusive goals?
Nugget #3: Autism and gray
Charting growth?
Nugget #4: Living with fear!
Understanding Jon's way of understanding or, lost in translation is not just a movie title?
Nugget #5: Sometimes it's all Greek to me!
What to take on vacation?
Nugget #6: On perseveration : stop beating that dead horse!
What about anger? : just because your child as a disability, doesn't make you a floor mat?
Nugget # 7: I love you, but we are not connected at the hip!
Straight talk for parents : we need to be like the energizer bunny, we must keep going and going, and?
Nugget #8: Birthday parties-so simple, yet so impossible
An interview with the school counselor?
Nugget #9: Is there a lesson in these socks?
A bully by any other name is still a bully?
Nugget # 0: Parents and sanity 101?
An interview with an autism expert, Dr. B.J. Freeman
Nugget #11: Literally speaking?
Choosing your battles?
Nugget #12: Get off my back! please?
An interview with a parent expert, Emily Pearl Kingsley
Nugget #13: Stopping to note the successes?
Planning for our own demise : an interview with an attorney
Nugget #14: Changing my view?
Nugget #15: We must see differently!
Explaining differences to our teens?
Nugget #16: Thoughts on normal?
A case for empathy?
Nugget #17: But do I have to fix him?
The s-e-x word meets the a-u-t-i-s-m word
Nugget #18: Waiting for the other shoe to drop ...
Charting behaviors?
Nugget #19: Three steps forward, one step back : not the latest dance craze
Family members and autism : the good, the bad, and the ugly?
Nugget #20: Finding hope at the library?
Autism and religion?
Nugget #21: Angels by my side?
Shadow dancing?
Nugget #22: Serendipity-the sauce for those nuggets!

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
RJ506.A9 B683 2007

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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