The Autism Couple s Workbook Second Edition

This edition is fully updated to reflect contemporary research and changes to the DSM-V and provides exercises for couples to collaboratively work through the challenges that may arise in a neurodiverse relationship.

Author: Maxine Aston

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ISBN: 1785928910

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Advice and activities to build understanding and communication in relationships where one partner is on the Autism Spectrum. This edition is fully updated to reflect contemporary research and changes to the DSM-V and provides exercises for couples to collaboratively work through the challenges that may arise in a neurodiverse relationship.

The Autism Couple s Workbook Second Edition

Maxine's original workbook was published in 2009, and in the intervening years she has continued to explore relationships where ... hence the title of the revised workbook being updated to The Autism Couple's Workbook, Second Edition.

Author: Maxine Aston

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781785928925

Category: Psychology

Page: 240

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This updated edition of Maxine Aston's workbook is packed full of insightful, helpful and easily accessible activities for couples where one or both partners is on the autism spectrum to understand and accept their differences. This book expands on topics including verbal and non-verbal communication, sexual issues, socialising and parenting, with case studies from couples who have successfully worked through their issues. This edition is fully updated for the DSM-V and features new research into alexithymia, further insights into couples counselling, digital communication and sensory sensitivity, with new worksheets and opportunities for collaboration and reflection. Combining advice, guidance and activities, this book can be used independently by a couple at home or in conjunction with a therapist, encouraging communication and empathy to help make a neurodiverse relationship successful.

The Asperger Couple s Workbook

Aston has created this workbook to help couples where one partner has AS. With candid advice, activities and worksheets, she explores a variety of approaches.

Author: Maxine C. Aston

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781843102533

Category: Psychology

Page: 144

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Aston has created this workbook to help couples where one partner has AS. With candid advice, activities and worksheets, she explores a variety of approaches. She identifies specific issues, such verbal and non-verbal communication, sexual issues, socializing and parenting, and comes up with simple and effective ways of addressing these issues.

Asperger Syndrome Second Edition

Assessing and Treating High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders James C. McPartland, Ami Klin, Fred R. Volkmar ... The Asperger couple's workbook: Practical advice and activities for couples and counsellors. London: Jessica Kingsley.

Author: James C. McPartland

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 9781462514359

Category: Psychology

Page: 482

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Completely revised with the latest research and clinical strategies, this is the authoritative volume on Asperger syndrome (now part of DSM-5 autism spectrum disorder). Considered the definitive reference since its initial publication, the book focuses on how to assess each child or adolescent's needs and provide effective interventions in the areas of communication, behavior, and academic and vocational functioning. The neural and genetic bases of autism spectrum disorders are also explored. New to This Edition *Expanded coverage of evidence-based assessment and treatment, including two chapters on behavioral interventions. *Addresses challenges in the transition to new diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorder in DSM-5. *Chapters on neuropsychological advances, the transition to higher education, and forensic issues. *Many new authors and extensively revised chapters.

The Other Half of Asperger Syndrome Autism Spectrum Disorder

... with a Partner who is on the Autism Spectrum Second Edition Maxine Aston. by the same author Aspergers in Love Maxine Aston Foreword by Gisela Slater-Walker ISBN 978 184310 115 4 eISBN 978 184642 3949 The Asperger Couple's Workbook ...

Author: Maxine Aston

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9780857009203

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 136

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Does your other half have Asperger Syndrome or do you suspect that he or she is on the autism spectrum? This quick and helpful relationships guide provides all the information you need for relationship success with your ASD partner. In the second edition of this best-selling book, Maxine Aston draws on over a decade of experience working with couples affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. Updates include reference to recent research and information on same sex relationships, sensory issues and pregnancy. Full of bite-size tips and advice, the book explains Asperger Syndrome, discusses whether or not seeking an autism diagnosis will help, and offers simple strategies for coping with a range of relationship challenges including communication, social, and intimacy difficulties.

The Routledge International Handbook of Social Work and Sexualities

... 117, 431–32 autism 48, 252 Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOSTM-2) 254 Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 251, 252, 253; and couples therapy 301; and delayed interests 261, 264–67, 310–11; diagnostics 253–55, ...

Author: SJ Dodd

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000408614

Category: Social Science

Page: 582

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This Handbook is the first volume to address the dynamic issues related to sexuality from a social work perspective by providing a comprehensive, current and international overview of issues related to sexuality. It explains how each issue is important and critically discusses the leading views in the area, providing diverse and inclusive perspectives from leading scholars in the field. Divided into seven parts: Structural Context Sexual Identities Sexuality trough the Lifespan Health, Mental Health, and Sexuality Sexual Health and Well-Being: Pleasure, Desire, and Consent Practice Issues Regulating Sexuality: Historical and Contemporary Legislation It will be of interest to students, academics, researchers,and practitioners of social work and related health and social care subjects, and is particularly relevant for practice courses as well as courses on Human Growth and Development and Human Behavior in the Social Environment.

Asperger Syndrome Autism Spectrum Disorder and Long Term Relationships

Fully updated for DSM-5, the new edition of Ashley Stanford's bestselling book continues to offer invaluable relationship guidance to couples where one or both partners are on the autism spectrum.

Author: Ashley Stanford

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Pub

ISBN: 1849057737

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 288

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Fully updated for DSM-5, the new edition of Ashley Stanford's bestselling book continues to offer invaluable relationship guidance to couples where one or both partners are on the autism spectrum. By exploring Asperger/ASD traits step-by-step, the book emphasizes the value of understanding and offers solutions that have worked for other couples.

Resources in Education

1989 Edition . ED 311 802 National Inst . of Mental Health ( DHHS ) , Rockville , MD . ... Communicative Disorders and Stroke ( NIH ) , Bethesda , Md . Narrative Story - Telling in Autism and Down Syndrome . ... Participant's Workbook .

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ISBN: MINN:30000004837583

Category: Education

Page: 812

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The Behavior Therapist

We have also just submitted a second special issue to the Behavior Therapist , focusing on current treatment advances . ... Couples Research and Therapy DATE OF INCEPTION : 1993 CURRENT MEMBERSHIP : 100 LEADERS : Beth Allen , Ph.D.

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ISBN: UVA:X006176954

Category: Behavior modification

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