|Sent on:||Saturday, December 29, 2012 3:12 PM|
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"How Was I to Know" is a unique contribution to the understanding of autism. In it, the author, Steve Norris, presents and frank and frequently painful description of what it has been like for him to reach the age of thirty-six before ever being diagnosed as having Asperger's Disorder. Now thirty-nine he is beginning to realize the steps he needs to take to help others understand his limitations and, most importantly, what he must do to help himself. His story in complimented by a professional understanding of autistic disorders, presented in a parent-friendly manner to help parents and others to understand the disorder. Both authors address the issues of social and moral development and specifically the effect that life-long bullying has upon ones character and ability to hope. As one psychiatrist stated, "This book should be required reading for every teacher and any individual working with autistic children."
Author Steve Norris and co-author Dr. Kevin Denny can be contacted at (716)[masked].