Written by parents of children with Aspergers, and founders of the online “Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) on the web, this comprehensive resource for parents, teachers, therapists, and anyone who knows or works with someone with AS. In addition to discussing what AS looks like and how parents can guide their unique child through the social, emotional, and intellectual challenges of growing up. This edition includes new developments made in AS research over the past four years, new thinking on diagnosis and evaluation, the latest approaches to medication and social skills development, and tips on navigating the maze of interventions, therapies, and special education. Updated with DSM V information.
Audience: Parent, Professional