An invaluable resource for parents, educators, and therapists, who live and work with individuals on the spectrum.
Finding the Gray provides parents and professionals alike with useful information and clear strategies to cope with behaviors associated with autism spectrum disorders. Dr. Wahlberg’s conversational tone invites readers in; his ability to empathize and relate to parents and teachers offers a respite for those who don’t know where to turn for help.
“Autism is not a mental illness and it is not a disease; it is a different way of absorbing and processing sensory information.”Dr. Tim Wahlberg, Finding the Gray
Dr. Wahlberg explains the neurobiology of the brain in terms that allow readers to understand the context of how individuals on the spectrum perceive their environment.
He offers simple, tangible techniques and treatments to help those with ASD, as well as their parents and educators, cope with the challenges they face every day.
“Rarely does a book accomplish as much as Finding the Gray. In this excellent resource, Dr. Wahlberg has provided his readers a way to see the world through the eyes of Asperger's/autism spectrum disorder (ASD)…It is a must-read for anyone who works or lives with a person on the spectrum.”Dr. Margaret Wehrenberg, Psy.D., licensed clinical psychologist