Intended as a support tool in the initial period after diagnosis, Your Special Grandchild is varied and engaging, and addresses questions or concerns that grandparents might have, such as 'What are the characteristics of AS?', 'How did my grandchild get AS?' and 'What happens now?'. Also included are poems, stories, illustrations and activities to help grandparents come to terms with and move forward from a diagnosis of AS, and work together with the family to support the child.Your Special Grandchild will be essential reading for grandparents of children in the initial period after a diagnosis of AS.
Introduction. What is Asperger Syndrome? Good Grief. Been There, Done that. What Now? Sacred Support. The End?