ASPERGIRLS EMPOWERING FEMALES WITH ASPERGER SYNDROME PDFASPERGIRLS EMPOWERING FEMALES WITH ASPERGER SYNDROME PDF
Girls with Asperger’s Syndrome are less frequently diagnosed than boys, & even once symptoms have been recognized, help is often not readily available. Girls with Asperger/Autism profiles are less frequently diagnosed than boys, and even once symptoms have been recognized, help is often not readily available. Aspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger Syndrome is a non-fiction book written by American author Rudy Simone. It was published in by Jessica.
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This was a book that definitely gave me a lot to think about As they recount their stories, anecdotes, and wisdom, she highlights how differences between males and females on the spectrum are mostly a matter of perception, rejecting negative views of Aspergirls and empowering them to lead happy and fulfilled lives. Aspergirls, unlike their male peers, often manage to get by for many years because their obsessions are more socially acceptable–boys, dolls, etc. Feb 07, Lauren LaurenHannah.
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Of course, it is important for parents not to be judgmental and critical toward their children, which is a different concept altogether from never offering any constructive critique or advice. And it is sjndrome in a manner that is very accessible I did read the Dutch translation though. The first third or half of this book had enormous value and promise. The image of coping well presented by AS females of any age can often mask difficulties, deficits, challenges, and loneliness.
Her self-loathing is evident in her writing and I do believe her views could wuth harmful to young women.
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The book does not market itself as being religious or New Age, but this is very important to mention, as readers may apserger have these same beliefs. I have worked with 0, yes I wrote 0, girls with Asperger’s in my 15 years of work I love that the author is an adult Aspergirl. Feb 25, Anna Penner rated it really liked it.
Little sections at the end of the chapters. EVERYONE, empowefing, neurotypical, and everything in-between, needs to be taught how to accept constructive criticism and use it to grow and better themselves. That doesn’t make the social skills deficits go away–in fact, it can actually cast them in sharp relief.
That doesn’t mean measuring success to a s This is a good book. This one fails miserably. It feels more of help to the next generation, since the term aspergirls and the advice is geared towards solving problems at an earlier stage femalea life Not Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Really, what’s wrong with being “just quirky”? This is a must-have handbook written by an Aspergirl for Aspergirls, young and old.
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Adam Backstreet Dreams Barfi! With humour, love, liking and respect Rudy opens our eyes to the World of the Aspergirl, aspergirks powerful insights on love, learning, sex, career, marriage, having children, friendships, puberty, diagnosis, emotions, health, aging and more On the contrary, it serves to illustrate the heterogeneity of the disorder.
Rudy Simone did a great job of spelling out how Mepowering affects girls differently, and how it can change the way they look at life.
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Imagine empoowering your IQ was in fact lower than average, and that you had great difficulty focusing for very long. As they recount their stories, anecdotes, and wisdom, she empoowering how differences between males and females on the spectrum are mostly a matter of perception, rejecting negative views of Aspergirls and empowering them to lead happy and fulfilled lives.
I am sorry that she has two failed marriages.
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It is written in a touching, often humorous and very practical style, effectively providing a life manual for females with Asperger Syndrome. But I am not prone to crying meltdowns, and I do stutter. But imagine if you were diagnosed with Asperger’s and had the social ineptness but not the smarts. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
Reviewed by Kaavonia Hinton August 5, I just wish there had been some other, contrasting opinions and experiences to balance the author’s views. The book contained alot of sterotypes that may or may not be true. This would have been particularly relevant for chapters on sex, marriage and parenting among others! These generalisations ultimately alienated me as a queer, feminine, appearance-conscious autistic woman.
It urges parents to step up to the plate but only after the Aspergirl herself is implored to look within. Simone seems hell-bent, frankly, on doing just that, and I wonder, again, how this constructed identity with a truly “heavy” clinical label of Austism now helps people. Belief, Acceptance, Love, Like, and Support.