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The Autism Spectrum and Depression - Nick Dubin

The Autism Spectrum and Depression

By: Nick Dubin, Tony Attwood (Foreword by)


Published: 21st April 2014
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Published: 21st March 2014
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For people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the stresses of coping with a world that seems alien to them can often lead to depression. Written specifically for adults with ASD, this ground-breaking book offers accessible and sensitive advice on how to manage depression and make positive steps towards recovery. Nick Dubin shares his own experiences of depression including how he has dealt with it, and everything from initial feelings of anger and frustration to medication, cognitive behavioural therapy and overcoming 'the dark night of the soul'. It explores the aspects of everyday life that can cause people with ASD to feel low, explains how this can escalate and looks at ways in which depression can be prevented. With a chapter on suicide and interviews with his parents, the book provides real, practical solutions to a problem that is often overlooked.


ISBN: 9781849058148
ISBN-10: 1849058148
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 21st April 2014
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Dimensions (cm): 22.6 x 15.7  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.38