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Author Meeks, Lisa,
Title Parties, dorms and social norms : a crash course in safe living for young adults on the autism spectrum / Lisa M. Meeks, Tracy Loye Masterson with Michelle Rigler, Emily Quinn ; illustrated by Amy Rutherford ; foreword by Jane Thierfeld-Brown, Aaron Schatzman.
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016.

Author Meeks, Lisa,
Subject Autism in adolescence -- Popular works.
Self-care, Health.
Self-help techniques for teenagers.
Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Social Skills.
Young Adult.
Alt Name Masterson, Tracy Loye,
Rigler, Michelle,
Quinn, Emily,
Rutherford, Amy,
Description 1 online resource
Contents Foreword by Jane Thierfeld-Brown. Foreword by Aaron Schatzman. Social Aspects of Adult Life. 1. Socializing Safely. 2. "Friend Me" -- Safe and Healthy friendships and Relationships. 3. Let's talk about Sex: Sexuality, Sexual Relationships and Safe Sex. 4. Safely Navigating the Web: Social Media and Online Safety. Health Concerns in Adulthood. 5. Drinking and Drugs: Danger zone!. 6. Stressing Out: Managing Stress and Health. Independent Living. 7. Don't touch my things: Independent Living and Roommates. 8. Preventing "Oops": Household Safety Concerns. 9. Keeping track of the dough: Safe Money Management.
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary For young people with ASD, navigating leaving home, parties, and the first sexual encounters of their twenties can be tricky. This practical guide is full of tips for how to stay safe while making the most out of life and it includes advice on socialising, relationships, online safety, looking after your health, and more.
ISBN 9781784501921 (PDF ebook) :
1784501921
9781849057462 (pbk.)
184905746X (alk. paper)
OCLC # 944382272
Additional Format Print version : 9781849057462.


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