We believe that the spiritual dimension has an important part to play in the life of an Autist. Please read this interesting article on Spirituality and Autism by clicking on the link below:
A book has been published on 'Spirituality and the Autism Spectrum' written by Abe Isanon. It is available on Amazon. Click on the book cover to order the book if you are interested in the subject.
Defining spirituality as "the spirit with which we confront concrete reality", this is the first book to focus on the spirituality of people with autism spectrum disorders. Drawing on verbal and non-verbal narratives, the author explores the individual's struggle to come to terms with his or her humanity, as well as the spirituality of those who can neither reflect upon, nor express, their own life experiences, and how this affects both them and their carers. The author has been involved in specialist teaching of children and adults with autism spectrum disorders for the last 12 years. He works as a residential care manager with autistic adults.
The Christian Perspective
By Terri Connolly.
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