Uniquely Human : A Different Way of Seeing Autism - Revised and Expanded
A REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION Winner of the Autism Society of America's Dr Temple Grandin Award.
Autism is a different way of being human. By understanding autistic behaviours as strategies to cope with a world that feels chaotic and overwhelming, Barry Prizant seeks to enhance abilities, to teach new skills, help individuals build on their strengths and develop coping strategies to achieve a better quality of life. Revised and updated with new material on identity and intersectionality and a chapter on autistic advocacy, Uniquely Human offers a compassionate and insightful perspective that could be life-changing.
With a wealth of inspiring stories and practical advice from thousands of autistic people and their families this is a ground-breaking book by one of the world's leading experts - essential reading for anyone who cares for people on the autism spectrum.
Author(s): Prizant, Dr. Barry M., Ph.D, Fields-Meyer, Tom,
Date of Publication: 21/04/2022,
Pagination: 368 pages,
Imprint: Souvenir Press Ltd,
Published By: Profile Books Ltd,
Book Classification: Medicine,