Unique Talent Attributes, Autism Traits, Autism Spectrum, Asperger
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Autism Network (AANE) A positive presentation and understanding of Asperger’s are available in several articles written by staff on the ANNE website – ANNE works with individuals, families, and professionals to “help people with Asperger Syndrome and similar autism spectrum profiles build meaningfully connected lives.”
“The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome” by Tony Attwood an excellent resource and review
“Aspie Criteria” – A helpful article by Attwood.
“NeuroTribes – The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity” by Steve Silberman – important book, excellent read, and resource for an in-depth history, present and future overview of the Autism Spectrum and Asperger’s, written by a very talented journalist and a New York Times bestseller.
“Asperger’s from the Inside Out“ by John Carley – a helpful book, for Asperger adults.
GRASP – Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership – a good resource – an organization run by people with Asperger’s and Autism Spectrum Disorders, to help their peers with programming to increase the independence of Autistics and individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. They have established workshops, social events, and groups, and helped increase the visibility of ASD adults within society with emphasis on Community-Based Outreach and Individual Self-Advocacy – advocating for Individuals on the Spectrum.
Autismspeaks.org – Another source of information on recognition and understanding Asperger’s.
Take an online Asperger’s screening test, as the AQ test, if interested at any of site linked below:
Understanding Executive Functioning in Adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
BRIAN WILLOUGHBY, PH.D. Slides for Webinar presentation for ANNE on 01/29/19
Bright Kids Who Can’t Keep Up
Help Your Child Overcome Slow Processing Speed and Succeed in a Fast-Paced World
Ellen Braaten and Brian Willoughby https://www.guilford.com/books/Bright-Kids-Who-Cant-Keep-Up/Braaten-Willoughby/9781609184728
by Matt Tincani and Andy Bond
by Stephanie Moulton Sarkis