Asperger Syndrome for Dads: Becoming and Even Better Father to Your Child with Asperger Syndrome - Video
From reviews: ...a wonderful depiction of many of the key issues that a dad faces as he travels through fatherhood with a child with Aspeger Syndrome...board, common sense approach...tips are both easy and useful to follow...exactly what I was looking for...
Audience: Fathers and grandfathers of children with Asperger Syndrome or Autism Spectrum Disorder - Level 1.
Ten secrets to getting close to your child with Asperger Syndrome (or autism spectrum disorder - level one) and helping him reach his full potential.
This video offers practical actions you can take to better understand your child, deal with tantrums and meltdowns, make outings more manageable and pleasant, help your child absorb information and learn the lessons you want to teach, generate support from family and friends, create family fun, find and encourage your child's strengths, help him prepare for adulthood, and more.
The program's ten sections are entitled:
Take the Offensive
Customize Your Approach
Have a Game Plan
Be a Team Player
Be Your Child's Buffer and Head Cheerleader
Find the Bright Side of AS
Length: 26 minutes
NOTE: The Amazon download version of this video is titled "Asperger Syndrome for Dads" instead of "Asperger Syndrome for Dad." The video is the same for both titles.
Press Barnhill, father of an adult son with AS and contributor to the book: “Right Address … Wrong Planet: Children with Asperger Syndrome Becoming Adults”
This video is a wonderful depiction of many of the key issues that a dad faces as he travels through fatherhood with a child with AS. The opening with the high hopes at birth is well done and is carried through to the end of the video. The video has ten areas it discusses about the role of a father and three of them are particularly well done. First was the section on...