Living Well on the Spectrum

How to Use Your Strengths to Meet the Challenges of Asperger Syndrome/High-Functioning Autism

Valerie L. Gaus
Foreword by Stephen Shore

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March 15, 2011
ISBN 9781606236345
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383 Pages
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The practical tools can be downloaded and printed in PDF format.
Foreword, Stephen Shore

Introduction. How to Get the Most Out of This Book

I. Life on the Spectrum

1. A Typical Day in Your Life: Problems and Solutions

2. A Unique Brain: How Thinking Differences Can Affect Your Daily Life

3. How Social Differences Can Be Vulnerabilities and Strengths

4. The Role of Your Emotional Differences

5. How Sensory and Movement Differences Can Affect Your Interactions with Your Environment

II. Positive Solutions for a Quality Life

6. Positive Solutions: Your Bag of Tricks

7. At Home

8. At Work

9. At School

10. In the Community

11. Building Friendships

12. Dating, Sex, and Marriage

13. Health

14. Putting Yourself in Charge of Your Life and Finding Help When You Need It

Appendix: Problem-Solving Worksheet