"Asperger’s in Pink" by Julie Clark • A Book Review

Asperger's In Pink by Julie Clark

An Autism Spectrum Disorder is often overlooked in girls. This is particularly true with Asperger’s or high functioning Autism. “Asperger’s in Pink: A Mother and Daughter Guidebook for Raising (or being) a Girl with Asperger’s” by Julie Clark gets rid of mundane lists of the signs and symptoms and turns to captivating the reader by sharing the journey of a mother and daughter from diagnosis and beyond.

From lessons of working with schools to revealing the difficulties associated with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, Julie Clark does a wonderful job educating the reader in a way that doesn’t feel to be a ‘lesson plan’.  Included in Asperger’s in Pink“, Julie Clark adds “Pink Pearls of Wisdom” which highlight key points for each section, as well as passages from her daughter which further leaves the reader charmed. For any family in the journey of Asperger’s, with a son or daughter, this book would be a welcome addition in their library.

Asperger’s in Pink: A Mother and Daughter Guidebook for Raising (or being) a Girl with Asperger’sby Julie Clark can be found at Future Horizons, Barnes and Nobel, and Borders books stores.

About the Author:

Julie Clark is a writer, artist, and mom of a daughter with Asperger’s Syndrome, who possesses a strong desire to increase awareness and understanding of the “pink” in the autism spectrum. Julie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications, with minor studies in French and Studio Art. When she isn’t writing or creating, she spends time doing volunteer work, running, and is a natural foods enthusiast. Above all, her favorite activity is spending time with her husband and daughter. Julie and her family reside in the South, enjoying ample sunshine and bright blue skies.

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Gina St. Aubin
Gina St. Aubin is a former Victim’s Advocate who now advocates for those with intellectual and physical challenges. Her eldest son is diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, Electrical Status Epilepticus during Sleep / Landau-Kleffner Syndrome (a rare epileptic disorder causing verbal aphasia) and Developmental Delays. In June, 2012, her son also underwent a successful hemispherectomy. Gina is the editor, author and owner of Special Happens, serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the SPD Foundation, and resides in Colorado where she is a mother of 3, wife, blogger, writer and special needs advocate. You can reach Gina through various Special Happens connections on Facebook and Twitter, or email her directly.
Gina St. Aubin
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