Growing Up With Sensory Issues: Insider Tips from a Woman with Autism AND Living With Asperger's DVD Special Offer!
Author(s): Jennifer McIlwee Myers
No matter how high functioning children with autism or Asperger's may be, they are going to have trouble with their sensory issues. Enter Jennifer McIlwee Myers, Aspie at Large! Co author of the groundbreaking book Asperger's and Girls, Jennifer's personal experience with Asperger's syndrome and SPD makes her perspective doubly insightful. Jennifer's straightforward and humorous delivery will keep parents and those with sensory issues turning the page for the next creative solution.
Living with Asperger's is a DVD for parents, Aspie's, anyone with sensory issues or on the autism spectrum, and anyone who works with them! Jennifer has a lifetime of personal experience with Asperger's syndrome and Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), so her concrete ideas of what worked and didn't work for her actually are fascinating. She openly talks about the innovative ways she learned to navigate the world of the "normal" people. She would be good enough to listen to just for those things, but the fact that she's straight-forward and laces it all with a hearty sense of humor creates a riveting presentation you won't forget.
Co-author of the award-winning book Asperger’s and Girls, Jennifer McIlwee Myers is a terrific writer and speaker with Asperger’s syndrome. Her brother had autism, but she wasn't diagnosed with Asperger’s until 2002. She is author of the popular book How To Teach Life Skills to Kids with Autism or Asperger’s (1-935274-13-9).
Jennifer earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science and currently lives in California with her husband Gary.
Growing Up With Sensory Issues
DVD Run Time: 90 minutes