Resources for Asperger’s

This page includes resources for Asperger’s for the general public and also for professional counselors (see below). 

Asperger’s Books

Very Late Diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): How Seeking a Diagnosis in Adulthood Can Change Your Life by Philip Wylie

The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome by Tony Attwood

Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger’s by John Elder Robison

The Autistic Brain: Helping Different Kinds of Minds Succeed  by Temple Grandin

The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband by David Finch

Nerdy, Shy, and Socially Inappropriate: A User Guide to an Asperger Life   by Cynthia Kim

Aspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger Syndrome by Rudy Simone

Living Well on the Spectrum: How to Use Your Strengths to Meet the Challenges of Asperger Syndrome/High-Functioning Autism by Valerie L. Gaus

Overcoming Anxiety and Depression on the Autism Spectrum: A Self-help Guide Using CBT by Lee A. Wilkinson

I Think I Might Be Autistic: A Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis and Self-Discovery for Adults by Cynthia Kim

Women and Girls with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Understanding Life Experiences from Early Childhood to Old Age by Sarah Hendrickx

Thinking in Pictures, Expanded Edition: My Life with Autism by Temple Grandin

All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome by Kathy Hoopmann

Marriage and Asperger’s

Marriage and Lasting Relationships with Asperger’s Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): Successful Strategies for Couples or Counselors by Eva A. Mendes

The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband by David Finch

Loving Someone with Asperger’s Syndrome: Understanding and Connecting with your Partner (The New Harbinger Loving Someone Series) by Cindy Ariel

Our Socially Awkward Marriage: Stories from an Asperger’s Relationship  by Tom Peters

Alone Together: Making an Asperger Marriage Work by Katrin Bentley

Asperger Syndrome Explained: How to Understand and Communicate When Someone You Love Has Asperger’s Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder, Aspergers Relationships) by Sarah Elliott Price

An Asperger Marriage by Christopher Slater-Walker

The Rosie Project: A Novel (Don Tillman Book 1) by Graeme Simsion

Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder) and Long-Term Relationships: Fully Revised and Updated with DSM-5 Criteria Second Edition by Ashley Stanford

Life With a Partner or Spouse With Asperger Syndrome: Going over the Edge? Practical Steps to Savings You and Your Relationship by Kathy J. Marshack

The Other Half of Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): A Guide to Living in an Intimate Relationship with a Partner who is on the Autism Spectrum Second Edition  by Maxine Aston

Asperger Syndrome – A Love Story by Sarah Hendrickx and Keith Newton

Love, Sex and Long-Term Relationships: What People with Asperger Syndrome Really Really Want by Sarah Hendrickx

 

Resources on Asperger’s for Professionals

Could It Be Asperger’s?  Video

Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity

Identifying Autism

Asperger Syndrome in the Counseling Room by Maxine Aston

Embracing Difference in the Therapy Room

Drinking, Drug Use, and Addiction in the Autism Community

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Adult Asperger Syndrome (Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment)

Dr. Kenneth Roberson, Asperger Psychologist in San Francisco – many informative blogs

ANNE – Autism Network of New England – couples training and a good resource

Marriage and Lasting Relationships with Asperger’s Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): Successful Strategies for Couples or Counselors 

Asperger Marriage: Viewing Partnership Through a Different Lens

Neurology Matters:  Treating Neurodiverse Couples