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The Resource Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening? : essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome, edited by Karen E. Rodman

Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening? : essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome, edited by Karen E. Rodman

Label
Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening? : essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome
Title
Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening?
Title remainder
essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen E. Rodman
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Language
eng
Summary
The difficulties faced by people with Asperger Syndrome (AS) cannot be underestimated, but the emotional problems experienced by those who support them - partners, family and friends - are often over-looked. Focusing on what is referred to as the Cassandra phenomenon, where the neurotypical partner often needs more emotional guidance than the AS partner, this volume gathers together letters, thoughts and poems to give voice to the loneliness, frustration and love felt by many individuals who are
Dewey number
362.1/968982
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Rodman, Karen E.
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  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
Label
Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening? : essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome, edited by Karen E. Rodman
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Asperger's syndrome and its effect upon the families / FAAAS Inc. -- Cassandra phenomenon / FAAAS Inc. -- The family aspect of Asperger's syndrome / Linda Demer -- Things I have learnt about Asperger's syndrome / Brenda Wall -- Behind a glass wall / Marguerite Long -- Is anyone listening? / Karen E. Rodman -- Be careful what you wish for / Anonymous -- Asperger's dungeon / Dawn O'Neil -- Living with an AS son / E.G. -- A commentary / Anonymous -- A failed marriage / Anonymous -- Asperger's syndrome, obsessions, etc. / Anonymous -- Naked hands / Kathy Read -- Pesonal reflections on a relationship with an adult who has the symptoms of Asperger's syndrome / Anonymous -- When we married / Anonymous -- When cassandra was very, very young / Judy Singer -- Roses and cacti / Marguerite Long -- Loneliness is ... / Karen E. Rodman -- Bobby ... / Bobby's mom, Vicki -- Life with my AS mother / Paula -- Disconnecting from the treadmill / Regina -- When love is not enough / Brenda Wall -- My corner / Yvette Gerhardt -- My older AS son ... / Anonymous -- Tempest and sunshine / Cynthia Marchant -- AS awareness : A path out of the darkness / Debbie -- Passive aggression / Marguerite Long -- Six generations of AS / A seventy-plus-year-young anonymous male -- Trying to describe our situation / "Sharon" -- O negative / Anonymous -- Knowing is understanding, understanding is accepting : A note of encouragement / Annemarieke -- The end into a beginning / Anonymous -- Untitled / Maxine Aston -- Come with me / Dawn O'Neil
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781843107514
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Asperger syndrome and adults... is anyone listening? : essays and poems by spouses, partners and parents of adults with Asperger syndrome, edited by Karen E. Rodman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Asperger's syndrome and its effect upon the families / FAAAS Inc. -- Cassandra phenomenon / FAAAS Inc. -- The family aspect of Asperger's syndrome / Linda Demer -- Things I have learnt about Asperger's syndrome / Brenda Wall -- Behind a glass wall / Marguerite Long -- Is anyone listening? / Karen E. Rodman -- Be careful what you wish for / Anonymous -- Asperger's dungeon / Dawn O'Neil -- Living with an AS son / E.G. -- A commentary / Anonymous -- A failed marriage / Anonymous -- Asperger's syndrome, obsessions, etc. / Anonymous -- Naked hands / Kathy Read -- Pesonal reflections on a relationship with an adult who has the symptoms of Asperger's syndrome / Anonymous -- When we married / Anonymous -- When cassandra was very, very young / Judy Singer -- Roses and cacti / Marguerite Long -- Loneliness is ... / Karen E. Rodman -- Bobby ... / Bobby's mom, Vicki -- Life with my AS mother / Paula -- Disconnecting from the treadmill / Regina -- When love is not enough / Brenda Wall -- My corner / Yvette Gerhardt -- My older AS son ... / Anonymous -- Tempest and sunshine / Cynthia Marchant -- AS awareness : A path out of the darkness / Debbie -- Passive aggression / Marguerite Long -- Six generations of AS / A seventy-plus-year-young anonymous male -- Trying to describe our situation / "Sharon" -- O negative / Anonymous -- Knowing is understanding, understanding is accepting : A note of encouragement / Annemarieke -- The end into a beginning / Anonymous -- Untitled / Maxine Aston -- Come with me / Dawn O'Neil
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781843107514
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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