The adolescent and adult neuro-diversity handbook : Asperger's syndrome, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and related conditions (Book, 2010) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The adolescent and adult neuro-diversity handbook : Asperger's syndrome, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and related conditions

Author: Sarah Hendrickx
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This handbook is a reference point to the range of developmental conditions as they affect adolescents and adults. Each chapter focuses on a different condition, describing its history, causes, its implications for the individual, diagnosis and assessment, treatments, and strategies for providing support.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Hendrickx
ISBN: 9781843109808 1843109808
OCLC Number: 421360646
Description: 192 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Defining neuro-diversity --
Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder/attention deficit disorder (ADHD/ADD) --
Autistic spectrum conditions : Asperger syndrome, high functioning autism and pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS) --
Dyslexia --
Dyspraxia (developmental coordination disorder) --
Dyscalculia (mathematic disorder) --
Dysgraphia (disorder of written expression) --
Tourette syndrome --
Anxiety disorders --
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) --
The learning environment : teaching approaches for supporting neuro-diversity --
The working environment : workplace adjustments for neuro-diverse employees.
Responsibility: Sarah Hendrickx ; with a chapter on dyslexia by Claire Salter.

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This is a handy first-reference point guide to the full range of developmental conditions as they affect adolescents and adults. A wide range of conditions are covered, including Autistic Spectrum  Read more...
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A book that does exactly what it says, covering the whole spectrum of neuro-diverse conditions: ADHD, ASD, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, Tourette's syndrome, and OCD. And importantly also Read more...

 
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