Asperger Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage, and Meltdowns

Brenda Smith Myles, Jack Southwick  106 pages/ 2001

Written for professionals and parents alike, this book offers practical solutions to the day-to-day challenges facing individuals with Asperger Syndrome and their families. Topics include characteristics of AS and their impact on behavior; functional assessment; stages of the rage cycles; strategies that promote social skills development, including self-awareness, self-calming, and self-management; and solutions for parents, including organization and support, daily routines, etc.