What's Happening to Tom?

What's Happening to Tom?

A Book About Puberty for Boys and Young Men With Autism and Related Conditions

Book - 2015
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Jessica Kingsley Pub
This simple picture book follows Tom as he begins puberty. Designed to be read with boys with autism or other special needs, it provides the perfect starting point for parents and carers to discuss changes including new hair growth, deepening voice and wet dreams.
Tom notices that his body is changing. Tom's voice is different and hair is growing in new places. There are other changes happening too. Tom learns that he has started growing into a man. Following Tom as he begins to notice changes to his body, this simple resource helps parents and carers teach boys with autism or other special needs about puberty. It covers all the changes that they will experience, both emotional such as new feelings and physical such as wet dreams. This fully illustrated positive and entertaining book provides the perfect opportunity to talk about puberty with boys and young men with autism or special needs.

Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015
ISBN: 9781849055239
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
Additional Contributors: Powell, Jonathon


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