Supporting children and young people on the autism spectrum to attain greater self-awareness and understanding can be a real challenge. Practitioners from a wide range of professional disciplines will find Peter Vermeulen's sensitive and well considered approach inspirational as well as invaluable. -- Charlene Tait, Scottish Autism I am Special is one of the most useful workbooks ever produced for autism. This new edition also embraces technological assistance, in its extensive library of electronic worksheets. Every parent or professional who works in autism should have a copy of this book. -- Professor Lynette van Zijl, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
About the Author
Peter Vermeulen trained as a counsellor and educationalist and has worked for many years with children with autism. At present he is Autism Consultant and Lecturer at Vlaamse Dienst Autisme in the Netherlands, where he edits the bi-monthly magazine Autisme, and a freelance lecturer and trainer. He also works freelance at the Department of Psychology and Pedagogical Sciences and the Department of Sociology at the University of Leuven. He has published extensively on autism.