This book is designed for people with ASD and their families. It will also be of interest to general practitioners, therapists, social workers, students of psychology, medicine, psychiatry, and teachers. Taking a lifespan approach, Simon Baron-Cohen summarises the current understanding of autism and Asperger Syndrome. He also explains the process of diagnosis and considers how the conditions affect people at different stages in life.
Baron-Cohen, S. (2008). Autism and Asperger Syndrome. Oxford: Oxford University Press.