There has been an increase of diagnoses of Asperger Syndrome in recent years. This DVD looks at Asperger Syndrome in general while focusing on 12-year-old Andrew. Includes an in-depth interview with Dr. Tina Iyama, M.D., University of Wisconsin Childrenís Hospital. Iyama explains the symptoms, causes of and strategies for coping with Asperger Syndrome.
Andrew shows that with successful supports itís possible to develop skills and behaviors appropriate for the classroom, while maintaining his unique personality. Thoroughly watchable and informative, ideal for staff and parents.