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Kit Ferramenta de transição: Um guia para auxiliar as famílias nessa jornada da adolescência para a fase adulta

Transition Tool Kit: A Guide to Assist Families in the Journey from Adolescence to Adulthood

By Autism Speaks

Summary

This online document, written in Portuguese, is a guide to help families and their child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) during the transition from adolescence to adulthood. It discusses matters such as self-advocacy, the importance of transition planning, community living, employment, post-secondary education, housing, legal considerations, health, internet safety, assistive technology, and organization (e.g., using an individual transition plan tracker).

Autism Speaks is an international advocacy organization "dedicated to advancing research into causes and better treatments for autism spectrum disorders and related conditions both through direct funding and collaboration; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorders; and working toward solutions for the needs of individuals with autism and their families across the spectrum and lifespan through advocacy and support." [Website]

For full text or more information

Visit www.autismspeaks.org/sites/default/files/transition-tool-kit-portuguese.pdf

Subject(s)

This pamphlet/booklet is in Portuguese

Publication:

Autism Speaks
United States
2011

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