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Author Attwood, Tony, author

Title From like to love : for young people with Asberger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) : learning how to express and enjoy affection with family and friends / Tony Attwood and Michelle Garnett
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013
London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013


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Description 176 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
Contents Why children and adolescents who have mild autism or Asperger's syndrome need a programme to understand and express affection -- Aims of the programme -- Who can use this programme? -- Cognitive behaviour therapy -- Assessment of the ability to communicate affection -- How to run group and individual sessions -- Activities for each session
Summary If you are a parent of a young person with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) you are likely to have experienced first-hand the difficulty a child with ASD may have in expressing their liking or love for someone. They may not understand that family members and friends want and need to receive expressions of affection
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also issued online
Subject Emotions in children.
Asperger's syndrome in children -- Patients.
Autistic children.
Asperger's syndrome in adolescence -- Patients -- Life skills guides.
Autistic children -- Family relationships.
Autistic children -- Rehabilitation.
Cognitive therapy for teenagers.
Asperger's syndrome in children -- Patients -- Life skills guides.
Autistic children -- Life skills guides.
Autism in children -- Psychological aspects.
Cognitive therapy for children.
Genre/Form Life skills guides.
Author Garnett, Michelle, author
LC no. 2013010990
ISBN 9781849054362 (paperback)
Other Titles From like to love for young people with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder)