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Author Aston, Maxine C., author.

Title The other half of Asperger syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) : a guide to living in an intimate relationship with a partner who is on the autism spectrum / Maxine Aston ; foreword by Tony Attwood.

Publication Info. London, UK ; Philadelphia, PA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.85883 AST 2014    Available
Edition 2nd edition.
Description 136 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-133) and index.
Contents Some facts about Asperger Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) -- Is Asperger Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) predominantly a male condition? -- Suspected, undiagnosed Asperger Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) -- Obsessive behaviour or special interests? -- Socialising, friends, present, and past -- Trying to communicate -- Seeking a diagnosis -- After the diagnosis, what next? -- Initial attraction -- Getting help -- Living and coping with Asperger Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) -- Improving communication -- Anger -- Sex -- Parenting -- Money matters -- Special interests -- Routines -- socialising solutions -- Empathy and reciprocity -- Asperger Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) cannot be blamed for everything -- Staying together.
Subject Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Family relationships.
Interpersonal relations.
Intimacy (Psychology)
Added Author Attwood, Tony, writer of supplementary textual content.
ISBN 9781849054980 (paperback : alkaline paper)
1849054983 (paperback : alkaline paper)

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