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"This books reflects reality but maintains an optimistic outlook. Keep this book on your bedside table as a quick reference and a detailed catalogue of resources." --Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy, Volume 73, Number 5, December 2006
About the Author
Heather Fawcett chairs the Asperger's Syndrome parent support group of Ottawa, Ontario, which provides information and support, social skills programs, and advocacy to 400 family and professional members. She is a writer and a parent of a teen with Asperger's syndrome. Heather has earned multiple B.A. degrees in English, Applied Studies, and Psychology from the University of Waterloo and Carleton University.