I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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I think I might be autistic : a guide to autism spectrum disorder diagnosis and self-discovery for adults

Author: Cynthia A Kim
Publisher: [United States] : Narrow Gauge, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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In her forties, the author was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome. She addresses aspects of living with ASD as a late-diagnosed adult, including coping with the emotional effect of discovering oneself to be autistic and deciding with whom to share the diagnosis and how.
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Named Person: Cynthia A Kim
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia A Kim
ISBN: 9780989597111 0989597113
OCLC Number: 858865337
Description: 110 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Autism spectrum disorder : definition and traits --
I think I might be autistic. Now what? --
Paths to realization --
Is this me? --
Autism as a sensemaking narrative --
Mourning the loss --
Healing the child (or younger self) --
Seeking a diagnosis or not --
Obtaining a formal assessment --
Types of assessments --
Preparing for your ASD assessment --
What an adult ASD assessment consists of --
A moment of suspension --
The follow up appointment --
Moving forward --
Time to change? --
Disclosing your ASD --
An evolving sense of self --
Closing thoughts.
Responsibility: by Cynthia Kim.

Abstract:

In her forties, the author was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome. She addresses aspects of living with ASD as a late-diagnosed adult, including coping with the emotional effect of discovering oneself to be autistic and deciding with whom to share the diagnosis and how.

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