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              Books by Yenn Purkis

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              The Awesome Autistic Go-To Guide: A Practical Handbook for Autistic Teens and Tweens
               

              The Awesome Autistic Go-To Guide: A Practical Handbook for Autistic Teens and Tweens (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Masterman, Tanya

              • RRP: $38.30
              • $38.30
              • Internationally sourced

              This is a guide for young people aged 10-14 on the autism spectrum. It encourages teens and tweens to identify their strengths, suggests how they can develop their identity, and celebrates neurodiversity. It also has tips for managing tricky situations such as anxiety and meltdow...ns, as well as fun activities and interactive sections.
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              ISBN 9781787753167
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2020
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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              Finding a Different Kind of Normal: Misadventures with Asperger Syndrome
               

              Finding a Different Kind of Normal: Misadventures with Asperger Syndrome (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              Foreword by Williams, Donna; By Purkis, Yenn

              • RRP: $43.99
              • $41.79
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              • In Stock At Publisher

              Diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome at the age of 20, the author began to accept her diagnosis when she felt for the first time that she might learn to cope with being herself. Her remarkable life and journey towards finding a different kind of normal is useful reading for people wi...th autism spectrum disorders, and those living or working with them.
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              ISBN 9781843104162
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2006
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              1 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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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; Goodall, Emma; Nugent, Jane; Foreword by Lawson, Wenn B.; Dempster-Rivett, Kirsty

              • RRP: $47.99
              • $45.59
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              Drawing on their own clinical and lived experiences of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the authors of this supportive guide provide readers who have ASD and mental illness with strategies to overcome difficulties and achieve greater wellbeing. Amongst others, the book covers topi...cs such as medication, stigma, therapy pets and psychotherapy.
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              ISBN 9781849056700
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2016
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              4 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Wonderful World of Work: A Workbook for Asperteens
                

              The Wonderful World of Work: A Workbook for Asperteens (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Illustrated by Hore, Andrew

              • RRP: $43.99
              • $41.79
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              A hands-on workbook that demystifies the world of work in order to help teenagers with Asperger syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder) feel confident in their ability to be successful at their studies and get a job. It is full of practical information, engaging activities, illustrat...ions, and inspiring personal stories.
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              ISBN 9781849054997
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2014
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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              The Parents' Practical Guide to Resilience for Preteens and Teenagers on the Autism Spectrum
               

              The Parents' Practical Guide to Resilience for Preteens and Teenagers on the Autism Spectrum (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Goodall, Emma

              • Imp. $56.99
              • $54.14
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              Building resilience and independence in young people with autism can be hugely beneficial in helping them live an independent and rewarding life. This book is a practical resource based around major life events; each milestone includes exercises that you can work through to more ...effectively build resilience and independence in preteens and teens.
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              ISBN 9781785922756
              Released NZ 15 May 2018
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              The Parents' Practical Guide to Resilience for Children aged 2-10 on the Autism Spectrum
               

              The Parents' Practical Guide to Resilience for Children aged 2-10 on the Autism Spectrum (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Goodall, Emma

              • RRP: $38.30
              • $38.30
              • Internationally sourced

              Building resilience and independence in autistic children can be hugely beneficial in helping them live an independent and rewarding life. This book is a practical resource filled based around major life events; each milestone will include exercises that you can work through to m...ore effectively build resilience and independence in your child.
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              ISBN 9781785922749
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2017
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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              The Autistic Trans Guide to Life
               

              The Autistic Trans Guide to Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Lawson, Wenn B.; Foreword by Goodall, Emma

              • RRP: $40.50
              • $38.48
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              • Pub Date
                18 Mar 21

              A guide for navigating life as an autistic trans and/or non-binary adult, presenting evidence-based, lived experience strategies for living well as your most authentic self. The authors provide background on the crossover between autism and gender identity and provide advice on t...opics including transitioning, mental health and self-advocacy.
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              ISBN 9781787753914
              Released NZ 18 Mar 2021
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
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              Women on the Spectrum: A Handbook for Life
                

              Women on the Spectrum: A Handbook for Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Goodall, Emma; Purkis, Yenn

              • RRP: $52.99
              • $42.49
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              • In Stock US

              Have you ever had someone tell you that your social skills aren't very good? What do they mean? Do you need practical tips for applying for jobs and attending interviews? Are you moving from home for the first time? What do you need to know to best equip yourself? This book is a ...unique handbook on life for autistic women, written by autistic women. Its primary purpose is to enable girls and women on the autism spectrum to learn from the authors' and others' mistakes most effectively! This book is structured in a helpful question and answer format that covers a large variety of topics asked by autistic women on all walks of life. With over 120 questions and using this practical format, readers are able to dip in and out, getting the information and answers they need, when they need it without having to read an entire chapter.
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              ISBN 9781942197577
              Released NZ 23 Sep 2020
              Publisher Aapc Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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