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Somebody Somewhere - Breaking Free from the World of Autism

£5.99

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The sequel to the powerful international best-seller Nobody Nowhere, Somebody Somewhere takes us deeper into Donna Williams' Journey into the world. Her war against it is finally over, but the pieces of her life lie scattered around her. Donna recounts the often funny, sometimes harrowing awakenings arising from sessions with a cognitive psychologist, who helps her understand what she has been through and make sense of her sensory problems, information overload and 'shutdowns'. We travel with her in her breakthroughs in working with autistic children and other adults like herself, as she finally finds a way of belonging and 'simply being' among others, without selling out who she really is. Somebody Somewhere continues Donna's story in her uniquely poignant yet humorous voice.

Excellent pages, some edge and cover wear.

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Author(s):
Williams, Donna
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1999 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1853027197
ISBN-13:
9781853027192
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley

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The sequel to the powerful international best-seller Nobody Nowhere, Somebody Somewhere takes us deeper into Donna Williams' Journey into the world. Her war against it is finally over, but the pieces of her life lie scattered around her. Donna recounts the often funny, sometimes harrowing awakenings arising from sessions with a cognitive psychologist, who helps her understand what she has been through and make sense of her sensory problems, information overload and 'shutdowns'. We travel with her in her breakthroughs in working with autistic children and other adults like herself, as she finally finds a way of belonging and 'simply being' among others, without selling out who she really is. Somebody Somewhere continues Donna's story in her uniquely poignant yet humorous voice.

Excellent pages, some edge and cover wear.

Author(s):
Williams, Donna
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1999 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1853027197
ISBN-13:
9781853027192
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley

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