“Never be ashamed of being different: it is this difference that makes you extraordinary and unique.”
This essential go-to guide gives you all the advice and tools you’ll need to help you flourish and achieve what you want in life. From the answers to everyday questions such as ‘Am I using appropriate body language?’ and ‘Did I say the wrong thing?’, through to discussing the importance of understanding your emotions, looking after your physical and mental health and coping with anxiety and sensory overloads, award-winning neurodiversity campaigner Siena Castellon uses her own experiences to provide you with the skills to overcome any challenge.
With practical tips on friendships, dating, body image, consent and appearance, as well as how to survive school and bullying, The Spectrum Girl’s Survival Guide gives you the power to embrace who you are, reminding you that even during the toughest of teen moments, you are never alone.
Siena Castellon is a 17-year old multi-award winning neurodiversity advocate and anti-bullying campaigner. She is autistic, dyslexic and dyspraxic and also has ADHD. When Siena was growing up, she found that there were very few books and resources specifically aimed at supporting autistic girls. Siena has written the type of book she wished had been available when she was navigating through her teenage years. In her book, Siena provides practical advice, information and insights on many of the unique challenges that autistic teen girls face.