Resources and further reading
Preparing for and surviving Puberty, NHS Forth Valley This booklet is for parents, carers or anyone involved in supporting a child or young person with additional support needs through growing up and puberty.The topics included are based on common questions and concerns raised by local parents/carers and the information has come from a range of sources - local and international research, creditable websites, good practice by parents, teachers and professionals in Forth Valley
SPEECHMARK: Teen Issues ColorCards, Talkabout for Teenagers, Teenage Life Blob Cards Set (2011) click here for more info
Teen Issues ColorCards
36 cards and worksheets to open up discussion on the key issues facing young people today Growing up in today's world presents young people with a complex range of diverse situations, attitudes and experiences.
Talkabout for Teenagers
A complete groupwork resource offering a hierarchical approach to teaching social and relationship skills to teenagers.
Teenage Life Blob Cards
An effective tool to explore teenage issues, these cards provide a tool to consider and discuss a multitude of positive and negative teenager feelings and behaviours.
Liane Holliday Willey (2003) Asperger Syndrome in Adolescence: Living with the Ups, the Downs and the Things in Between, Jessica Kingsley