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The Resource Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's, Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik ; additional material and illustrations by Andrew LaZebnik

Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's, Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik ; additional material and illustrations by Andrew LaZebnik

Label
Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's
Title
Growing up on the spectrum
Title remainder
a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik ; additional material and illustrations by Andrew LaZebnik
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A renowned autism expert collaborates with a parent of an autistic teenager in this guide to helping teens with autism. Addressing issues from a changing body to how to succeed in college, this inspiring volume offers hope and wisdom for parents, therapists, and educators
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Koegel, Lynn Kern
Dewey number
616.85/88200835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.A9
LC item number
K635 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • LaZebnik, Claire Scovell
  • LaZebnik, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Autism in adolescence
  • Asperger's syndrome in adolescence
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's, Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik ; additional material and illustrations by Andrew LaZebnik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started. Introduction ; Terms, interventions, and techniques -- Making and maintaining good friendships. Introduction and some general rules about friendship ; The art of conversation ; Outings and get-togethers ; Parties ; Dealing with bullying and peer pressure -- Making and maintaining successful romantic relationships. Introduction ; Dating ; Sex -- Making school successful. Introduction ; Middle and high school : supported independence ; College -- Beyond the college years. Introduction ; Jobs ; Living conditions ; Legal planning -- Improving daily life. Introduction ; Walking out the door looking good ; Managing behavior ; Managing modern technology ; Improving coexisting (aka comorbid) conditions
Control code
ocn233548176
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780670020676
Lccn
2008041835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o233548176
  • (OCoLC)233548176
Label
Growing up on the spectrum : a guide to life, love, and learning for teens and young adults with autism and Asperger's, Lynn Kern Koegel and Claire LaZebnik ; additional material and illustrations by Andrew LaZebnik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started. Introduction ; Terms, interventions, and techniques -- Making and maintaining good friendships. Introduction and some general rules about friendship ; The art of conversation ; Outings and get-togethers ; Parties ; Dealing with bullying and peer pressure -- Making and maintaining successful romantic relationships. Introduction ; Dating ; Sex -- Making school successful. Introduction ; Middle and high school : supported independence ; College -- Beyond the college years. Introduction ; Jobs ; Living conditions ; Legal planning -- Improving daily life. Introduction ; Walking out the door looking good ; Managing behavior ; Managing modern technology ; Improving coexisting (aka comorbid) conditions
Control code
ocn233548176
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780670020676
Lccn
2008041835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o233548176
  • (OCoLC)233548176

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