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Sex, drugs and Asperger's syndrome (ASD) : a user guide to adulthood / Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood.

By: Jackson, Luke, 1988- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016Description: 204 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781849056458; 1849056455; 9781785921964; 1785921967.Subject(s): Jackson, Luke, 1988- -- Mental health | Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Family relationships | Autistic youth -- Life skills guides | Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Family relationships | SELF-HELP / General | Asperger Syndrome | Autistic Disorder | Jackson, Luke, 1988- | Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Family relationships | Mental healthGenre/Form: Popular Works.DDC classification: 618.92/858832
Contents:
Introduction -- Pitfalls of adolescence and beyond -- Work and education -- Bullying -- Going out and staying in -- Drugs: the good, the bad and the ugly -- Sex and relationships -- Growing up -- Another final and positive note -- Further reading -- Useful addresses and websites -- Index.
Summary: Luke Jackson's unabridged and sparkling sequel to his best-selling user guide to adolescence 'Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome' is the must-read handbook for teenagers and young adults on the autism spectrum. With devastating clarity, Luke focuses on the pitfalls involved in navigating the transition to adulthood, and the challenges of adult life. He covers everything from bullying and drugs to socialising, sex, negotiating relationships, and finding and keeping your first job. --Amazon.com.
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Includes index.

Introduction -- Pitfalls of adolescence and beyond -- Work and education -- Bullying -- Going out and staying in -- Drugs: the good, the bad and the ugly -- Sex and relationships -- Growing up -- Another final and positive note -- Further reading -- Useful addresses and websites -- Index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Luke Jackson's unabridged and sparkling sequel to his best-selling user guide to adolescence 'Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome' is the must-read handbook for teenagers and young adults on the autism spectrum. With devastating clarity, Luke focuses on the pitfalls involved in navigating the transition to adulthood, and the challenges of adult life. He covers everything from bullying and drugs to socialising, sex, negotiating relationships, and finding and keeping your first job. --Amazon.com.

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