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2017-2018 Catalog and Handbook 
2017-2018 Catalog and Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DSAB 221 - Asperger Syndrome Across the Life Cycle (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: None
This course will explore the benefits and challenges faced by individuals diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome, and Asperger’s relation to the other Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The focus of the course will be developing and providing effective supports to children, young people attending college, and adults who may need assistance in locating and maintaining employment. The class will utilize the perspectives of people who have an Asperger diagnosis, through narratives, social media and videos, to illustrate course topics, and provide practical interventions, strategies and supports.