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Author Forrester-Jones, R. V. E.

Title Autism and loss / Rachel Forrester-Jones and Sarah Broadhurst
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007


Description 1 online resource (207 pages) : illustrations, forms
Series JKP resource materials
JKP resource materials.
Contents Loss and autism: changing ideas, changing reactions -- Loss of social relationships -- Loss of home and possessions -- Loss of role and identity -- Loss of health and wellbeing -- Loss through death
Summary People with autism often experience difficulty in understanding and expressing their emotions and react to losses in different ways or in ways that carers do not understand. In order to provide effective support, carers need to have the understanding, the skills and appropriate resources to work through these emotional reactions with them. Autism and Loss is a complete resource that covers a variety of kinds of loss, including bereavement, loss of friends or staff, loss of home or possessions and loss of health. Rooted in the latest research on loss and autism, yet written in an accessible sty
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-205)
Notes Print version record
Subject Autism -- Psychological aspects
Loss (Psychology)
Adaptability (Psychology)
Autistic Disorder -- psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Coping With Personal Problems.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychopathology -- Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Adaptability (Psychology)
Loss (Psychology)
Form Electronic book
Author Broadhurst, Sarah, 1975-
ISBN 9781846427152