Look Me in the Eye
Author: John Elder Robinson
Keywords: Asperger Syndrome, High functioning autism
Poignant, firsthand account of growing up with Asperger’s disorder. Insightful and humorous accounts of difficulties making friends and author's innovative compensation strategies. Will be very helpful for young individuals with high functioning autism who recognize that they are"different" but cannot express or understand why they cannot fit in.
Audience: Teen, Adult
Opportunities: Excellent reading material for adult and child psychiatry trainees to understand challenges faced by individuals with Asperger’s.