Asperger syndrome and employment [electronic resource] : what people with Asperger syndrome really really want /
Sarah Hendrickx ; foreword by John Biddulph.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009.
149 p. ; 24 cm.
9781843106777 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009.
9781843106777 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-145) and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Sarah Hendrickx works as a freelance trainer and consultant in autistic spectrum conditions through her own consultancy, Hendrickx Associates. She provides professional training, Expert Witness and employment consultancy to organisations and coaching to individuals, families and couples. She is the author of several books on Asperger syndrome published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers as well as the co-author of Asperger Syndrome - A Love Story written with her partner Keith, who has been diagnosed with AS.
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'Asperger Syndrome and Employment' provides essential information for those making the decisions and acknowledges what people with the syndrome really want from a job in order to make employment work for them.
Table of Contents
Introductionp. 9
How Asperger Syndrome Affects Employment/Everythingp. 13
When Work Doesn't Workp. 29
Asperger Syndrome and Employment - What Works and Whyp. 61
Early Experiences and Personal Circumstancesp. 87
Logistics - Finding a Jobp. 95
Guidance and Training - Specialist Support for Individuals and Servicesp. 119
How to Make Employment Work - Tips for Successp. 133
Conclusionp. 139
Referencesp. 143
Resourcesp. 145
Indexp. 147
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