No matter how high functioning children with autism or Asperger's may be, they are going to have trouble with their sensory issues. Enter Jennifer McIlwee Myers, Aspie at Large! Co author of the groundbreaking book Asperger's and Girls, Jennifer's personal experience with Asperger's Syndrome and SPD makes her perspective doubly insightful. Jennifer's straightforward and humorous delivery will keep caregivers turning the page for the next creative solution.
Coauthor of the award winning book Asperger's and Girls, Jennifer McIlwee Myers is a terrific writer and speaker with Asperger's Syndrome-she is funny, eloquent, and to the point. Her brother had autism, but she wasn't diagnosed with Asperger's until 2002. She has taught herself to overcome her sensory challenges and has found many unique, innovative ways to navigate the world of normal people. Jennifer earned a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and currently lives in California, USA with her husband Gary.