163 Aspergers lessons
He is also extremely patient and good at reading signs of stress and comprehension. My son has Aspergers Syndrome and Nathan and my son 'click' very well because Nathan is very patient and sincere about wanting to help him. Nathan follows each session with a thorough summary of what he covered, what he plans to cover at the next session, and he always gives positive suggestions to help his student.
8 Aspergers lessons
He has a dx of highly functioning Aspergers and ADHD. Polly is very patient with him yet establishes clear boundaries. He desperately wants to learn but has trouble focusing. Polly is able to keep him on track during sessions and recognizes when he needs a break. He will work the entire session for her with just one small break. She comes to every session with seemingly numerous back-up plans to keep him engaged. She is always punctual and thorough.
1 Aspergers lesson
By the end of the hour, our son had learned a new strategy for coping with his aversion to writing AND he impressed himself with how much he was able to accomplish. When your child feels good about himself and about learning!?! - What more can you ask for? I highly recommend Melissa and can attest to her experience with helping children with IEP's, aspergers, etc...