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Item Nr: B 95708 Title: Sibling Stories: Reflections on Life with a Brother or Sister on the Autism Spectrum
Grade Lvl: T Author: Feiges, Lynne Stern Weiss, Mary Jane
Length: 157 Prod/Pub: Autism Asperger Publishing
Copyright: 2004 Series:
Book Type: N Biographee:
Copies: 1 Loan Period: 14 days
 
  Relates sibling relationships involving a brother or sister with an autism spectrum dis-order and the emotional challenges for everyone involved. Collection of first-person excerpts from interviews with 20 siblings offers in-depth coverage of the issues of paramount concern to typical siblings like establishing boundaries and resentment. A chapter devoted to coping strategies is enhanced by end-of-chapter professional advice on how to maximize the sibling relationship.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1332 - AUTISM/ASD
  488 - FAMILY
  1406 - INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS