Connecting With The Autism Spectrum: How To Talk, How To Listen, And Why You Shouldn’t Call It High-Functioning
The complete guide to connecting with adults on the autism spectrum
For a friend, family member, or co-worker with high functioning autism, communication can be challenging. But Connecting with the Autism Spectrum can help you find common ground with expert tips and helpful insights about talking (and listening) to neurodiverse adults so you can make your interactions more transparent, meaningful, and rewarding for all.
Written by Casey Vormer, a self-taught artist and high functioning autism advocate, this comprehensive guide is a trusted source to understanding neurodiversity, a brief introduction to the autism spectrum, and easy communication strategies like active listening and positive encouragement as well as steps to avoid misunderstandings by teaching how to recognize biases and correct them.
This standout selection on working alongside others with high functioning autism delivers:
- A simple approach―Discover the best ways to communicate with those living with high functioning autism.
- Situational success―Find the right information for various situations and settings, including school, work, and social relationships.
- Sensitive tone―Get valuable information from a clear, honest point-of-view that does not seek to “cure” or manipulate people with high functioning autism.
Learn how to communicate better with those diagnosed with high functioning autism in this simple book.