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The Resource Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey

Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey

Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome
Title
Aspergirls
Title remainder
empowering females with Asperger Syndrome
Statement of responsibility
Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Title variation
Empowering females with Asperger Syndrome
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Girls with Asperger's Syndrome are less frequently diagnosed than boys, & even once symptoms have been recognized, help is often not readily available. The image of coping well presented by AS females can often mask difficulties, deficits, challenges, & loneliness
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simone, Rudy
Dewey number
616.8588320082
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
S568 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Willey, Liane Holliday
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Women with mental disabilities
  • Women with mental disabilities
Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes biliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagination, self-taught reading and savant skills, and unusual interests -- Why smart girls sometimes hate school -- Sensory overload -- Stimming, and what we do when we're happy -- On blame and internalizing guilt -- Gender roles and identity -- Puberty and mutism -- Attraction, dating, sex, and relationships -- Friendships and socializing -- Higher learning -- Employment and career -- Marriage and cohabitation -- Having children -- Ritual and routine, logical and literal thinking, bluntness, empathy, and being misunderstood -- Diagnosis, misdiagnosis and medication -- Depression meltdowns, PTSD, and more about meds -- Temper meltdowns -- Burning bridges -- Stomach issues and autism -- Getting older on the Spectrum -- On whether Asperger Syndrome is a disability or a gift, and advice from Aspergirls to Aspergirls -- Give your Aspergirl some BALLS: belief, acceptance, love, like, and support -- Thoughts and advice from parents of Aspergirls
Control code
sky262297938
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9781849058261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ab 07/17
Label
Aspergirls : empowering females with Asperger Syndrome, Rudy Simone ; foreword by Liane Holliday Willey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes biliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagination, self-taught reading and savant skills, and unusual interests -- Why smart girls sometimes hate school -- Sensory overload -- Stimming, and what we do when we're happy -- On blame and internalizing guilt -- Gender roles and identity -- Puberty and mutism -- Attraction, dating, sex, and relationships -- Friendships and socializing -- Higher learning -- Employment and career -- Marriage and cohabitation -- Having children -- Ritual and routine, logical and literal thinking, bluntness, empathy, and being misunderstood -- Diagnosis, misdiagnosis and medication -- Depression meltdowns, PTSD, and more about meds -- Temper meltdowns -- Burning bridges -- Stomach issues and autism -- Getting older on the Spectrum -- On whether Asperger Syndrome is a disability or a gift, and advice from Aspergirls to Aspergirls -- Give your Aspergirl some BALLS: belief, acceptance, love, like, and support -- Thoughts and advice from parents of Aspergirls
Control code
sky262297938
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9781849058261
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ab 07/17

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