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The Resource Different-- not less : inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD, Temple Grandin ; [foreword by Tony Attwood]

Different-- not less : inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD, Temple Grandin ; [foreword by Tony Attwood]

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Different-- not less : inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD
Title
Different-- not less
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inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD
Statement of responsibility
Temple Grandin ; [foreword by Tony Attwood]
Title variation
  • Different, not less : inspiring stories of achievement & successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, & A.D.H.D
  • Different-- not less
Title variation remainder
inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Aspergers, and ADHD
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen individuals with autism, Asperger's syndrome, or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder share the challenges they experienced growing up, their lives, relationships, and eventual careers
Summary
A compilation of stories relates the successes that people with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD have found through learning the necessary skills when young, developing self-confidence, and forming relationships
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Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10127578
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
616.85882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD
Label
Different-- not less : inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD, Temple Grandin ; [foreword by Tony Attwood]
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-396) and index
Contents
Foreword / Dr Tony Attwood -- Introduction / Dr Temple Grandin -- Charli Devnet: tour guide and lover of history -- Stephen Shore: special-education professor and autism advocate -- Anna Magdalena Christianson: psychiatric rehabilitation practitioner -- Karla Fisher: senior program manager for Intel and successful "techie" -- Moppy Hamilton: mother of two and retail employee -- Steve Selpal: freelance artist who found success through art -- Anita Lesko: nurse anesthetist and aviation writer -- Wendy Lawson: psychologist -- Neil McRae: veterinary surgeon in Scotland -- Kim Davies: successful physician -- Robert Cooper: owner of a computer server design and support firm -- Leonora Gregory-Collura: autism outreach consultant and dancer/choreographer -- Sean Jackson: successful real-estate executive -- Stewart Forge: partner and creative director of an advertising agency -- Temple's epilogue -- A note from Temple about the DSM
Control code
756586684
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 407 p.
Isbn
9781935274605
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)756586684
Label
Different-- not less : inspiring stories of achievement and successful employment from adults with autism, Asperger's, and ADHD, Temple Grandin ; [foreword by Tony Attwood]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-396) and index
Contents
Foreword / Dr Tony Attwood -- Introduction / Dr Temple Grandin -- Charli Devnet: tour guide and lover of history -- Stephen Shore: special-education professor and autism advocate -- Anna Magdalena Christianson: psychiatric rehabilitation practitioner -- Karla Fisher: senior program manager for Intel and successful "techie" -- Moppy Hamilton: mother of two and retail employee -- Steve Selpal: freelance artist who found success through art -- Anita Lesko: nurse anesthetist and aviation writer -- Wendy Lawson: psychologist -- Neil McRae: veterinary surgeon in Scotland -- Kim Davies: successful physician -- Robert Cooper: owner of a computer server design and support firm -- Leonora Gregory-Collura: autism outreach consultant and dancer/choreographer -- Sean Jackson: successful real-estate executive -- Stewart Forge: partner and creative director of an advertising agency -- Temple's epilogue -- A note from Temple about the DSM
Control code
756586684
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 407 p.
Isbn
9781935274605
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)756586684

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