The Resource I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults, by Cynthia Kim

I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults, by Cynthia Kim

Label
I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults
Title
I think I might be autistic
Title remainder
a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults
Statement of responsibility
by Cynthia Kim
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In her forties, the author was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome. She addresses aspects of living with ASD as a late-diagnosed adult, including coping with the emotional effect of discovering oneself to be autistic and deciding with whom to share the diagnosis and how
Cataloging source
ROC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kim, Cynthia
Dewey number
616.858832092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kim, Cynthia A
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Autism
  • Asperger's syndrome
Target audience
adult
Label
I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults, by Cynthia Kim
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Autism spectrum disorder : definition and traits -- I think I might be autistic. Now what? -- Paths to realization -- Is this me? -- Autism as a sensemaking narrative -- Mourning the loss -- Healing the child (or younger self) -- Seeking a diagnosis or not -- Obtaining a formal assessment -- Types of assessments -- Preparing for your ASD assessment -- What an adult ASD assessment consists of -- A moment of suspension -- The follow up appointment -- Moving forward -- Time to change? -- Disclosing your ASD -- An evolving sense of self -- Closing thoughts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
110 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780989597111
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780989597111
  • 19282091
Label
I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults, by Cynthia Kim
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Autism spectrum disorder : definition and traits -- I think I might be autistic. Now what? -- Paths to realization -- Is this me? -- Autism as a sensemaking narrative -- Mourning the loss -- Healing the child (or younger self) -- Seeking a diagnosis or not -- Obtaining a formal assessment -- Types of assessments -- Preparing for your ASD assessment -- What an adult ASD assessment consists of -- A moment of suspension -- The follow up appointment -- Moving forward -- Time to change? -- Disclosing your ASD -- An evolving sense of self -- Closing thoughts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
110 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780989597111
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780989597111
  • 19282091

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