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Preparing for Life. Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for those with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome

Year Published:

Product Code: 9781932565331

Categories:
AUTISM/ASPERGER, LIFE SKILLS

Description: Typically, ASD high school graduates are unprepared for the transition to independence. Early, ongoing training in the social skills crucial to establishing successful adult relationships—in college, vocational school, residential living, or on the job—can help. He also guides readers through the legal, financial, educational, vocational, and community resources available after graduation. The essence of the book lies in the 73 “Skill Lessons” targeting nonverbal communication, empathy, anger/anxiety management, conversational skills, and employment-related skills—which can be taught by parents, teachers, or professionals. This easy-to-follow resource offers a complete toolbox of social skills and the means to attain them.

Author: BAKER, Jed, Dr

Publisher: Future Horizons

Format: SOFTCOVER

Keywords: transition; autism; asperger;

Authorized reseller/distributor in Singapore for:

GL Education
Linguisystems
Psychological Assessment Resources (PAR)
Pearson
Pro-Ed
Speechmark Publishing Ltd
Super Duper Pub.
The Guidance Group
The Pencil Grip