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The awesome autistic go-to guide : a practical handbook for autistic teens and tweens / Yenn Purkis and Tanya Masterman

By: Purkis, Yenn
Material type: TextTextPublisher: 2020Description: 112pages. 23cmISBN: 9781787753167Subject(s): Teens | Understanding autism | Resources for people on the spectrumSummary: "This book explores what it feels like to be a young person on the autism spectrum and looks at all the brilliant things people on the autism spectrum can do. Full of insights about being awesome and autistic, this book celebrates the strengths of understanding the world in a different way. It looks at all the reasons being you and thinking differently can be totally awesome! It also has tips for managing tricky situations such as meltdowns, sensory differences and anxiety. It includes fun activities and diary pages where you can write your thoughts and feelings to help you concentrate on your strengths and work on your challenges. This book helps you develop the confidence to be who you are and help you live life with as little stress and anxiety as possible."
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
01:01.b PURK.b 2020 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 102305
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
01:01.b PURK.b 2020 (Browse shelf) 2 Available 102306
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
01:01.b PURK.b 2020 (Browse shelf) 3 Checked out 08/27/2021 102623
Book Book AIDE Canada Main Library
01:01.b PURK.b 2020 (Browse shelf) 4 Available 102624

"This book explores what it feels like to be a young person on the autism spectrum and looks at all the brilliant things people on the autism spectrum can do.

Full of insights about being awesome and autistic, this book celebrates the strengths of understanding the world in a different way. It looks at all the reasons being you and thinking differently can be totally awesome! It also has tips for managing tricky situations such as meltdowns, sensory differences and anxiety. It includes fun activities and diary pages where you can write your thoughts and feelings to help you concentrate on your strengths and work on your challenges.

This book helps you develop the confidence to be who you are and help you live life with as little stress and anxiety as possible."