Preparing for life: the complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for those with autism and Asperger's Syndrome

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Future Horizons,
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[2005]
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English
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Typically, ASD high school graduates are unprepared for the transition to independence. Early, ongoing training in the social skills crucial to establishing successful adult relationships--in college, vocational school, residential living, or on the job--can help. Preparing for Life guides readers through the legal, financial, educational, vocational, and community resources available after graduation. The essence of the book lies in the 73 "Skill Lessons" targeting:

Nonverbal communication Empathy Anger/anxiety management Conversational skills Employment-related skills --which can be taught by parents, teachers, or professionals. This easy-to-follow resource offers a complete toolbox of social skills and the means to attain them.
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subject_facetAsperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Life skills guides
Autistic people -- Life skills guides
Autistic youth -- Life skills guides
Life skills guides
title_displayPreparing for life : the complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for those with autism and Asperger's Syndrome
title_fullPreparing for life : the complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for those with autism and Asperger's Syndrome / Jed Baker
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title_subthe complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for those with autism and Asperger's Syndrome
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Autistic people
Autistic youth
Patients