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A freshman survival guide for college students with autism spectrum disorders : the stuff nobody tells you about!, Haley Moss

Label
A freshman survival guide for college students with autism spectrum disorders : the stuff nobody tells you about!
Title
A freshman survival guide for college students with autism spectrum disorders
Title remainder
the stuff nobody tells you about!
Statement of responsibility
Haley Moss
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chatty, honest and full of really useful information, Haley Moss' first-hand account of the college experience covers everything students on the autism spectrum need to know as they begin their Freshman year. She shares tips and advice on getting ready for college, dorm life, making friends, and what to expect from classes, professors and exams
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moss, Haley
Dewey number
  • 371.9/0474
  • 371.90474
Index
index present
LC call number
LC4818.38
LC item number
.M67 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • College student orientation
  • College students with disabilities
  • Coping With Disability
  • Higher & Further Education, Tertiary Education
  • Education: Care & Counselling Of Students
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • College student orientation
  • College students with disabilities
Label
A freshman survival guide for college students with autism spectrum disorders : the stuff nobody tells you about!, Haley Moss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: The Stuff Nobody Tells You About!; Foreword by Susan J. Moreno; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. While You're Still in High School; Thinking about the rest of your life; College fairs; College counseling and advisors; Finances; Special programs/schools for those with Autism Spectrum Disorders/online options; Standardized tests and college entrance exams; Applications, essays, and recommendations; Visiting campuses and pretending to investigate; Picking the right college; Grades; Prom; Graduation
  • What about my friends?2. Getting Ready for College; Housing arrangements; Dorm room essentials; What else to buy or pack; Important people; Accommodations; "Summer of learning"; Orientation and registration; 3. Dorm Life 101; Residence hall setups; Move-in; Buying and selling textbooks; Meeting your neighbors; Roommate issues; To disclose or not to disclose?; Avoiding isolation; Meal plans/food; Exploring campus; 4. Academics; Majors, minors, etc.; Career goals (jobs, graduate school, etc.); Class sizes and aiming for the best seat; Professors, teaching assistants, and graduate students
  • Distance/online learningGrades/grade point average; Exams; Academic help and tutoring services; Time management; Advising; 5. Professional Development: Career Prep, Involvement, and More!; Resumé/curriculum vitae; Involvement; Internships; Employment; Interviews; Clothing and dress codes; Internet presence; 6. Social Life and Social Issues; Meeting new people; Making friends; Prejudice; Student organizations; Greek life (fraternities and sororities); Dating, sex, and relationships; Nightlife and parties; Weekends; Sporting events; Social media; Drinking, drugs, etc
  • 7. Stress and Mental HealthHomesickness; Stress, anxiety, and feeling overwhelmed; Feeling lost; Depression; Your diagnosis; Counseling; 8. Living Independently; Taking care of yourself; Organization; Weather responsibility; Laundry; Shopping; Hygiene; The "freshman 15" and how to avoid it; Transportation/travel; To drive or not to drive; Finances; Safety; Health; A life without friends-feelings of isolation; 9. Home and Growing Up; Parent perspective; Guidance from parents; Helicopter parents; Coming home; You're an adult now!; Helpful Websites; Blank Page; Index
Control code
880531614
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857009227
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
77b8b452-72a8-4884-87eb-33bf74f0b5c4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880531614
Label
A freshman survival guide for college students with autism spectrum disorders : the stuff nobody tells you about!, Haley Moss
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: The Stuff Nobody Tells You About!; Foreword by Susan J. Moreno; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. While You're Still in High School; Thinking about the rest of your life; College fairs; College counseling and advisors; Finances; Special programs/schools for those with Autism Spectrum Disorders/online options; Standardized tests and college entrance exams; Applications, essays, and recommendations; Visiting campuses and pretending to investigate; Picking the right college; Grades; Prom; Graduation
  • What about my friends?2. Getting Ready for College; Housing arrangements; Dorm room essentials; What else to buy or pack; Important people; Accommodations; "Summer of learning"; Orientation and registration; 3. Dorm Life 101; Residence hall setups; Move-in; Buying and selling textbooks; Meeting your neighbors; Roommate issues; To disclose or not to disclose?; Avoiding isolation; Meal plans/food; Exploring campus; 4. Academics; Majors, minors, etc.; Career goals (jobs, graduate school, etc.); Class sizes and aiming for the best seat; Professors, teaching assistants, and graduate students
  • Distance/online learningGrades/grade point average; Exams; Academic help and tutoring services; Time management; Advising; 5. Professional Development: Career Prep, Involvement, and More!; Resumé/curriculum vitae; Involvement; Internships; Employment; Interviews; Clothing and dress codes; Internet presence; 6. Social Life and Social Issues; Meeting new people; Making friends; Prejudice; Student organizations; Greek life (fraternities and sororities); Dating, sex, and relationships; Nightlife and parties; Weekends; Sporting events; Social media; Drinking, drugs, etc
  • 7. Stress and Mental HealthHomesickness; Stress, anxiety, and feeling overwhelmed; Feeling lost; Depression; Your diagnosis; Counseling; 8. Living Independently; Taking care of yourself; Organization; Weather responsibility; Laundry; Shopping; Hygiene; The "freshman 15" and how to avoid it; Transportation/travel; To drive or not to drive; Finances; Safety; Health; A life without friends-feelings of isolation; 9. Home and Growing Up; Parent perspective; Guidance from parents; Helicopter parents; Coming home; You're an adult now!; Helpful Websites; Blank Page; Index
Control code
880531614
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857009227
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
77b8b452-72a8-4884-87eb-33bf74f0b5c4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880531614

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