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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: $35.50
              • $33.72
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              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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              269 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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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: $42.99
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              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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              21 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              From Hurt to Hope: Stories of Mental Health, Mental Illness and Being Autistic
               

              From Hurt to Hope: Stories of Mental Health, Mental Illness and Being Autistic (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Elliott, Mair; Contributions by Purkis, Yenn; Rowland, Suzy; Cobb, Emma; Wishart, Emma

              • RRP: $124.99
              • $118.74
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              • Pub Date
                21 Dec 21

              A selection of reflective essays about mental health on the autism spectrum from a diverse range of people. Each contributor follows the topics of hurt (their experience and how they felt), help (tools that have aided them), and hope (looking forwards). Covering trauma, relations...hips, the carer perspective, healthcare, intersectionality and more.
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              ISBN 9781787755857
              Released NZ 21 Dec 2021
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Available for pre-order, ships once released
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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: $40.50
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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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              28 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 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, Dr Wenn; Dempster-Rivett, Kirsty

              • RRP: $47.99
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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
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              70 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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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

              • RRP: $35.99
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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
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              60 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Autism and Neurodiversity Self Advocacy Handbook: Developing the Skills to Determine Your Own Future
                

              The Autism and Neurodiversity Self Advocacy Handbook: Developing the Skills to Determine Your Own Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cook, Barb; Purkis, Yenn

              • RRP: $65.99
              • $44.94
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              • Pub Date
                21 Feb 22

              This is the ultimate guide to self-advocacy for autistic people at all stages of life. Covering self-advocacy in specific scenarios, such as work, school and social media, it also explores the relationship between self-advocacy and personal growth, helping you to be heard, respec...ted and empowered.
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              ISBN 9781787755758
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 21 Feb 2022
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              The Awesome Autistic Guide for Trans Teens
                

              The Awesome Autistic Guide for Trans Teens (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Purkis, Yenn; Rose, Sam; Illustrated by Masterman, Glynn

              • RRP: $40.99
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              • Pub Date
                21 Jun 22

              In this empowering guide, Yenn Purkis and Sam Rose set out honest advice and strategies to help autistic trans and/or gender divergent teens to thrive exactly as they are. Covering a huge range of topics including coming out, masking, building a sense of pride and much more, it i...s an essential resource for living happily and authentically.
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              ISBN 9781839970764
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 21 Jun 2022
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              The Autistic Trans Guide to Life

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

              By Purkis, Yenn; Lawson, Dr Wenn; Foreword by Goodall, Emma

              • RRP: $37.50
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              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 20 May 2021
              Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              197 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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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: $35.50
              • $33.72
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              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
              15 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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