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The Guide to Good Mental Health on the Autism Spectrum

The Guide to Good Mental Health on the Autism Spectrum (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Purkis, Yenn
By Goodall, Emma
By Nugent, Jane
Foreword by Lawson, Wenn B.
Foreword by Dempster-Rivett, Kirsty

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Filled with strategies and advice, this empowering guide presents practical ways to improve the mental wellbeing of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This helpful guide focusses on the specific difficulties that can arise when you have ASD and comorbid mental illness. T...he book includes information on common mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety, as well as strategies for improving sleep patterns and mindfulness. Providing guidance on the benefits and drawbacks of therapy pets, medication, and psychotherapy, the authors offer balanced perspectives on treatment options and introduce self-help strategies tailored to meet your needs and improve your mental wellbeing. A number of short personal narratives from people who have ASD and mental health issues illustrate the text. The book also includes a list of resources, books and organisations that can provide further support and inspiration.
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ISBN 9781849056700
Released NZ 15 Mar 2016
Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Availability
64 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9781849056700
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Imprint Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Released 15 Mar 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Purkis, Yenn
By Goodall, Emma
By Nugent, Jane
Foreword by Lawson, Wenn B.
Foreword by Dempster-Rivett, Kirsty
Category Neurology & Clinical Neurophysiology
Coping With Disability
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Width: 150mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 24mm
Dewey Code 616.85882
Weight 350g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Autism spectrum disorders - Patients - Mental health, Mental illness, Comorbidity, Autism, Autism spectrum disorders
NBS Text Coping with Problems & Illness
ONIX Text General/trade;Professional and scholarly;College/higher education

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