chapter  7
13 Pages

Carl and his relationships

Three complex scenarios develop with Carl’s story: of Asperger’s syndrome (high functioning autism), a psychotic illness and a shy, isolated young man who struggles to relate to others.

A successful and innovative high technology company has a history of attracting the brightest and most promising post-graduate students to its research and development department. The company offers a fast-track development programme to all the new employees at this level. This involves continuing technical training, training in business skills and support and development of Emotional Intelligence for those on the programme.