The Autism Transition Guide: Planning The Journey From School To Adult Life (2009)

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The Autism Transition Guide: Planning The
Journey From School To Adult Life (2009)
Carolyn Thorwarth Bruey and Mary Beth Urban
Woodbine House via Monarch Books of Canada
5000 Dufferin Street
Downsview, Ontario, M3H 5T5
161 pages; $19.95 US
ISBN: 978-1-890627-81-2


The authors of this book have prepared an informative and         skills and strengths in the areas of self-care, socialization,
easy to read guide for professionals and parents of children      communication and behavior. Goals need to be set long in
with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) who are preparing the         advance of graduation and team members are encouraged to
transition between adolescence and adulthood. This time of        research community-based options for housing and vocational
transition can be extremely difficult both for parents and the    or recreational opportunities. Legal and financial implications
person with ASD; however with active, thoughtful transition       are considered, however, the authors speak from an American
planning, the authors’ goal is to increase the chances of         perspective. Canadians will need to do their own research
success.                                                          on community and government-based supports av
				
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Description: Planning The Journey From School To Adult Life (2009) Carolyn Thorwarth Bruey and Mary Beth Urban Woodbine House via Monarch Books of Canada 5000 Dufferin Street Downsview, Ontario, M3H 5T5 161 pages; $19.95 US ISBN: 978-1-890627-81-2 The authors of this book have prepared an informative and easy to read guide for professionals and parents of children with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) who are preparing the transition between adolescence and adulthood.
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