by Tony Attwood and Michelle Garnett
For people with ASDs, depression is common, and has particular
features and causes. This outstanding book provides a comprehensive
review of these aspects, and an effective self-help guide for anyone
with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affected by depression.
by the leading experts in the field, the book explains and describes
depression, the forms it can take, and how it looks and feels for a
person on the autism spectrum. The authors draw on the latest thinking
and research to suggest strategies for coping with the effects of
depression and provide a complete step-by-step CBT self-help programme,
designed specifically for individuals with ASDs. The programme helps
increase self-awareness, including identifying personal triggers, and
provides the tools to combat depression.