Touching on everything from difficulties at work and college to coping with low self-confidence, self-harm, alcohol, misdiagnosis and battles with mental health services, this book will be an essential reading for adults with Asperger Syndrome, and their families and friends. It presents personal accounts of mental health issues of adults with Asperger Syndrome who offer innovative coping strategies and methods for maintaining emotional and psychological wellbeing as well as provide valuable insights for family, friends and professionals.
Beardon, L. and Worton, D. (Eds.) (2011). Aspies on Mental Health: Speaking for Ourselves. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.