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  • The ABA Program Companion: Organizing Quality Programs for Children with Autism and PDD
    J. Tyler Fovel
     
  • Activity Schedules for Children with Autism: Teaching Independent Behavior (Topics in Autism) (2nd edition)
    Lynn E. McClannahan, PhD and Patricia J. Krantz
     
  • The ADHD-Autism Connection: A Step Toward More Accurate Diagnoses and Effective Treatments
    Diane Kennedy, Rebecca Banks and Temple Grandin
     
  • Addressing the Challenging Behavior of Children with High-Functioning Autism/Asperger Syndrome in the Classroom” A Guide for Teachers and Parents
    R. Moyes

  • All About My Brother
    Sarah Peralta
     
  • American Normal: The Hidden World of Asperger Syndrome
    Lawrence Osborne
     
  • Answers to Questions Teachers Ask About Sensory Integration: Forms, Checklists, and Practical Tools for Teachers and Parents
    Jane Koomar, Carol Kranowitz, Stacey Szklut, Lynn Balzer-Martin
     
  • Ask and Tell: Self-Advocacy and Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum
    Ruth Elaine Joyner Hane, Kassiane Sibley, Stephen M. Shore, Roger Meyer
     
  • Asperger Syndrome
    Ami Klin, PhD, Fred R. Volkmar, MD, and Sara S. Sparrow
     
  • Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence: Helping Preteens & Teens Get Ready for the Real World
    Teresa Bolick, PhD
     
  • Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence: Practical Solutions for School Success
    Myles and Adreon

  • Asperger Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage and Meltdowns
    Brenda Smith Myles and Jack Southwick
     
  • Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World
    Brenda Smith Myles
     
  • Asperger Syndrome and the Elementary School Experience: Practical Solutions for Academic and Social Difficulties
    Susan Thompson Moore
     
  • Asperger Syndrome and Young Children: Building Skills for the Real World
    Teresa Bolick, PhD
     
  • Asperger Syndrome Employment Workbook: An Employment Workbook for Adults with Asperger Syndrome
    R.N. Meyer

  • Asperger's Syndrome (DVD)
    ABC News Primetime
     
  • Asperger's Syndrome, the Universe and Everything
    Kenneth Hall
     
  • Asperger's and Girls
    Tony Attwood, Temple Grandin, Teresa Bolick, and Catherine Faherty
     
  • Asperger's and Self-Esteem: Insight and Hope through Famous Role Models
    Norm Ledgin, Marsha M. Ledgin and Temple Grandin
     
  • Asperger's From the Inside Out: A Supportive and Practical Guide for Anyone with Asperger's Syndrome
    Michael John Carley, EdD and Peter F. Gerhard
     
  • Asperger's Syndrome and Adolescence: Practical Solutions for School Success
    Brenda Smith Myles and Diane Adreon
     
  • Asperger's Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
    Tony Attwood and Lorna Wing
     
  • Asperger's Syndrome and Sexuality: From Adolescence Through Adulthood
    Isabelle Henault and Tony Attwood
     
  • Asperger's Syndrome in Adolescence: Living With the Ups, the Downs and Things in Between
    Luke Jackson and Liane Holliday Willey
     
  • Autism, Access And Inclusion on the Front Line: Confessions of an Autism Anorak
    Matthew Hesmondhalgh and Jacqui Jackson
     
  • Autism Advocate
    Autism Society of America's flagship magazine. It is published four times a year. The quarterly magazine offers a diverse collection of the latest issues in autism (e.g., education, environmental health, therapies/interventions, adult issues, caregiving, etc.), ASA news, personal perspectives of families and individuals living with autism, and tips from parents and professionals. Must be an ASA member to receive the Autism Advocate. To join, please click here.
     
  • Autism: An Inside-Out Approach: An Innovative Look at the Mechanics of 'Autism' and its Developmental 'Cousins'
    Donna Williams
     
  • Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders
    Fred Volkmar
     
  • Autism and Sensing: The Unlost Instinct
    Donna Williams
     
  • Autism Asperger Publishing Company (AAPC)
    Web site specializes in providing mainstream, hands-on advice and information to parents, educators and others about topics related to autism spectrum disorders. Their books are more practical than technical.
     
  • Autism-Asperger's and Sexuality: Puberty and Beyond
    Jerry Newport, Mary Newport, Teresa Bolick
     
  • Autism-Asperger's Digest
    Future Horizons, Inc.
     
  • Autism: A Practical Guide for Those Who Help Others
    John Gerdtz and Joel Bregman
     
  • Autism, Brain, and Environment
    Richard Lathe
     
  • Autism Early Intervention: Fast Facts
    Raun Melmed
     
  • Autism in Adolescents and Adults (Current Issues in Autism)
    Eric Schopler and Gary B. Mesibov
     
  • The Autism Handbook: Easy to Understand Information, Insight, Perspectives and Case Studies from a Special Education Teacher
    Jack E. George
    Available in both English and Spanish.
     
  • The Autism Sourcebook: Everything You Need to Know about Diagnosis, Treatment, Coping, and Healing--From a Mother Whose Child Recovered
    Karen Siff Exkorn
     
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders from A to Z: Assessment, Diagnosis & and More!
    Barbara T. Doyle and Emily Doyle Iland
     
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Transactional Developmental Perspective
    Amy Wethersby and Barry Prizant
     
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Complete Guide to Understanding Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, and other ASD's
    Chantal Sicile-Kira and Temple Grandin
     
  • Autism Through the Lifespan: The Eden Model
    David L. Holmes, EdD
     
  • Autism Tomorrow: The Complete Resource Guide to Help Your Child Thrive in the Real World
    Karen L. Simmons and Bill Davis
     
  • Autism Treatment Guide (2nd ed.)
    Elizabeth E. Gerlach
     
  • Autistic Children: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
    Lorna Wing
     
  • Autistic-Like, Graham's Story
    Film by Erik Linthorst
    To purchase DVD, please visit web site.
     
  • Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism: A Manual for Parents and Professionals
    Catherine Maurice, Gina Green, and Stephen C. Luce
     
  • Beyond the Autism Diagnosis: A Professional's Guide to Helping Families
    Marion O'Brien and Julie A. Daggett
     
  • Beyond the Wall: Personal Experiences with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome (2nd ed.)
    Stephen M. Shore and Temple Grandin
     
  • Biological Basis of Autism and PDD
    William Shaw
     
  • Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant
    Daniel Tammet
     
  • Brothers and Sisters: A Special Part of Exceptional Families (2nd ed.)
    Thomas Powell and Peggy A. Gallagher
     
  • Brothers, Sisters, and Special Needs
    D.J. Lobato
     
  • Building Bridges Through Sensory Integration: Therapy for Children with Autism and other PDD's
    Paula Aquilla, Shirley Sutton and Ellen Yack
     
  • Building Social Relationships - A Systemic Approach to Teaching Social Interaction Skills to Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Social Difficulties
    Scott Bellini, PhD
     
  • Can I Tell You About Asperger Syndrome?: A Guide for Friends and Family
    Jude Welton, Jane Telford, Elizabeth Newson
     
  • Careers and the Disabled
    Published by: Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc.
    First and only career-guidance and recruitment magazine for people with disabilities who are at undergraduate, graduate, or professional levels. [Cost: 1-year subscription: $13].
     
  • Changing the Course of Autism: A Scientific Approach for Parents and Physicians
    Bryan Jepson, Katie Wright, Jane Johnson
     
  • The Child With Special Needs: Encouraging Intellectual and Emotional Growth
    Stanley Greenspan
     
  • Childhood Autism: A Clinician's Guide to Early Diagnosis and Integrated Treatment
    Jennifer Hillman, Stephen Snyder, James Neubrander, Temple Grandin
     
  • Children and Youth With Asperger Syndrome: Strategies for Success in Inclusive Settings
    Brenda Myles
     
  • Children with Autism
    Lynn Hamilton
     
  • Children with Starving Brains: A Medical Treatment Guide for ASD
    Jaquelyn McCandless
     
  • Coming Out Asperger: Diagnosis, Disclosure and Self-Confidence
    Dinah Murray
  • The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome Tony Attwood
     
  • Confronting Autism: The Aurora on the Dark Side of Venus: A Practical Guide to Hope, Knowledge, and Empowerment
    Victoria Beck
     
  • Connect 4 Success
    Brian R. King, LCSW has created a web site where you can find his articles as well the latest articles from around the web. Mr. King will also post quotes to stimulate supportive and educational dialogue.
     
  • Cooking Program for Kids on the Spectrum
    Hosted by: MyWire.com
    Multimedia publication created for parents and educators of children with autism. Let's Cook! Life Skills for Kids on the Autism Spectrum combines video, slides and downloadable visual aids in an entertaining and informative digital format that demonstrates how to help kids with autism learn an important life skill – cooking. It features structured, predictable activities that help support children on the spectrum to engage and communicate in a natural social situation.
     
  • Coulter Video
    Coulter Video is a production company specializing in educational videos. Dan Coulter is the Producer of the DVDs "Understanding Brothers and Sisters with Asperger Syndrome" and "Understanding Brothers and Sisters with Autism." You can find more autism/Asperger Syndrome videos and latest special needs articles on the website.
     
  • Counseling People on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Manual
    Katherine Paxton and Irene A. Estay
     
  • Demystifying Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Guide to Diagnosis for Parents and Professionals (Topics in Autism)
    Carolyn Thorwarth Bruey
     
  • Developing Talents: Careers For Individuals With Asperger Syndrome And High-functioning Autism- Updated, Expanded Edition
    Temple Grandin and Kate Duffy
     
  • Developmental Disabilities from Childhood to Adulthood: What Works for Psychiatrists in Community and Institutional Settings
    Edited by Roxanne C. Dryden, Edwards, MD, and Lee Combrinck-Graham, MD
     
  • The Different Shades of Autism (VHS tape)
    American Academy of Pediatrics
     
  • Disability Across the Life Course
    Tamar Heller and Sarah Parker Harris
     
  • Early Intervention & Autism: Real-Life Questions, Real-Life Answers
    James Ball
     
  • The Early Learner at Home: Intervening With a Beginning Learner With Autistic Spectrum Disorder (DVD)
    Ethan Burk
     
  • Educating Children with Autism
    National Research Council
     
  • Educational Care: A System for Understanding and Helping Children With Learning Problems at Home and in School
    Mel Levine
     
  • Elijah's Cup: A Family's Journey into the Community and Culture of High-Functioning Autism and Asperger's Syndrome
    Valerie Paradiz
     
  • Embracing Play: Teaching Child-Autism (DVD)
    Hilary Baldi/Detmers
     
  • Emergence: Labeled Autistic
    Temple Grandin
     
  • Employment for Individuals with Asperger Syndrome or Non-Verbal Learning Disability: Stories and Strategies
    Yvona Fast
     
  • Engaging Autism: Helping Children Relate, Communicate and Think with the DIR Floortime Approach
    Stanley I. Greenspan
     
  • Enzymes for Autism and other Neurological Conditions (Updated Third Edition)
    Karen Defelice
     
  • Exploring Feelings: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy to Manage Anxiety, Sadness, and Anger (DVD)
    Tony Attwood
  • The Fabric of Autism, Weaving the Threads Into a Cogent Theory
    Judith Bluestone
     
  • Facing Autism
    Lynn Hamilton
     
  • Finding Our Way: Practical Solutions for Creating a Supportive Home and Community for the Asperger Syndrome Family
    Kristi Sakai
     
  • Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities (Journal)
    To order call: (800) 897-3202
     
  • From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Classrooms
    Paula Kluth and Sheila Danaher
     
  • Giggle Time-Establishing the Social Connection: A Program to Develop the Communication Skills of Children with Autism, Asperger Syndrome and PDD
    Susan Aud Sonders
     
  • Girls Growing Up on the Autism Spectrum: What Parents and Professionals Should Know About the Pre-teen and Teenage Years by Girls Growing Up on the Autism Spectrum: What Parents and Professionals Should Know About the Pre-teen and Teenage Years
    Shana Nichols, Gina Marie Moravcik, and Samara Pulver Tetenbaum
     
  • A Guide to Special Education Advocacy
    Matthew Cohen
     
  • A Guide to Successful Employment for Individuals with Autism
    Smith, Belcher and Juhrs
     
  • Handbook of Autism and Pervasive Development Disorders (Two Volume Set)
    Fred R. Volkmar, Rhea Paul, Ami Klin and Donald J. Cohen
     
  • Healing Autism: A Breakthrough Approach (DVD)
    Kenneth Bock, MD
     
  • Healing The New Childhood Epidemics - Autism, ADHD, Asthma, and Allergies: The Groundbreaking Program for the 4-A Disorders
    Kenneth Bock and Cameron Stauth
     
  • Healthcare for Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Guide to Medical, Nutritional, and Behavioral Issues (Topics in Autism)
    Fred R. Volkner and Lisa A. Wiesner
     
  • Helping Children with Autism to Learn
    Stuart Powell
     
  • The Hidden Child: The Linwwod Method for Reaching the Autistic Child
    Jeanne Simons and Sabine Oishi
     
  • The Hidden Curriculum: Practical Solutions for Understanding Unstated Rules in Social Situations
    Brenda Smith Myles, Melissa L. Trautman, Ronda L. Schelvan
     
  • Higher Functioning Adolescents & Young Adults with Autism: A Teacher's Guide
    Ann Fullerton, Joyce Stratton, Phyllis Coyne, and Carol Gray
     
  • Homeschooling the Child with Autism: Answers to the Top Questions Parents and Professionals Ask
    Patricia Schetter, Kandis Lighthall and Jeanette McAfee
     
  • The Horse Boy
    Rupet Isaacson
    For more information on the book and movie, click here.

     
  • Housing and Residential Supports Tool Kit
    Autism Speaks, Family Services

     
  • How Do I Teach This Kid? Visual Work Tasks for Beginning Learners on the Autism Spectrum
    Kimberly A. Henry
     
  • How to Be A Para Pro: A Comprehensive Training Manual for Paraprofessionals
    David DeLorenzo and Diane Twachtman-Cullen
     
  • How to Talk to Parents About Autism
    Roy Q. Sanders
     
  • How Well Does Your IEP Measure Up? Quality Indicators for Effective Service Delivery
    Diane Twachtman-Cullen and Jennifer Twachtman-Reilly, David L. Holmes
     
  • Incorporating Social Goals in the Classroom: A Guide for Teachers and Parents of Children with High-Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome
    R. Moyes & S. Moreno
     
  • Incredible 5-Point Scale: Assisting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Understanding Social Interactions and Controlling Their Emotional Responses
    Kari Dunn Buron and Mitzi Curtis
     
  • Interactive Play for Children With Autism
    Diana Seach
     
  • Journal of Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities
    To order call: (212) 620-8468
     
  • Just Take a Bite
    Lori Ernsperger, Tania Stegen-Hanson and Temple Grandin
     
  • Keisha's Doors: An Autism Story
    Marvie Ellis
     
  • Keys to Parenting the Child with Autism
    (2nd Edition)
    Marlene Targ Brill
     
  • Learning Disabilities in Older Adolescents and Adults: Clinical Utility of the Neuropsychological Perspective (Critical Issues in Neuropsychology)
    Lynda J. Katz, Gerald Goldstein, Sue R. Beers
     
  • Learn the Signs. Act Early.
    Visit web site for information about childhood developmental milestone and delays. You will be able to track the developmental milestones your child should be reaching and download fact sheets on developmental milestones for children from 3 months to 5 years.
     
  • Learn to Talk About Series - Great for Verbal Behavior
    Autism Today Education Corp.
    For teaching expressive language to children with autism, PDD-NOS, Asperger's and speech & language delays. Receive all four perfect learning sets package plus the bonus data sheet booklets. 
     
  • Let me Hear Your Voice and Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism Catherine Maurice
     
  • Life With a Partner or Spouse With Asperger Syndrome: Going over the Edge? Practical Steps to Savings You and Your Relationship
    Kathy J. Marshack
     
  • Living Your Best Life with Asperger's Syndrome: How a Young Boy and His Mother Deal with the Challenges and Joys of Being Eleven, Brilliant and Socially Absent
    Karra Barber
     
  • Making It a Success: Practical Strategies and Worksheets for Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Sue Larkey and Tony Attwood
     
  • Making Sense of Art: Sensory-Based Art and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorders
    Sandra R. Davalos
     
  • Making Sense of Autism
    Travis Thompson
     
  • A Mind at a Time
    Mel Levine
     
  • A Miracle to Believe In
    Barry Neil Kaufman
     
  • My PECS School To Home Communicator
    Laura T. Behrendt
     
  • Navigating College, A Handbook on Self-Advocacy
    Alexander Eveleth, Jim Sinclair, Lydia Brown, et al.
     
  • Negotiating The Special Education Maze: A Guide for Parents and Teachers
    Deidre Hayden, Cherie Takemoto, Winifred Anderson, and Stephen Chitwood
     
  • Nobody Nowhere
    Donna Williams
     
  • The OASIS Guide to Asperger Syndrome: Completely Revised and Updated: Advice, Support, Insight, and Inspiration
    Patricia Romanowski Bashe, Barbara L. Kirby, Simon Baron-Cohen and Tony Attwood
     
  • The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder (Revised Edition)
    Carol Stock Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller
     
  • The Out-of-Sync Child Has Fun, Revised Edition: Activities for Kids with Sensory Processing Disorder
    Carol Stock Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller
     
  • Parenting Across the Autism Spectrum: Unexpected Lessons We Have Learned
    Maureen F. Morrell and Ann Palmer
     
  • Parent's Guide - Educational Rights and Responsibilities: Understanding Special Education in Illinois
    An on-line document developed by the Illinois State Board of Education for parents and others to learn about the educational rights of children who have disabilities and receive special education services.
     
  • PECS: The Picture Exchange Communication System (ring-bound)
    Lori Frost and Andrew Bondy
     
  • Perfect Targets: Asperger Syndrome and Bullying--Practical Solutions for Surviving the Social World
    Rebekah Heinrichs and Brenda Smith Myles
     
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorders: Finding a Diagnosis and Getting Help
    Mitzi Waltz
     
  • A Picture's Worth: PECS and Other Visual Communication Strategies in Autism
    Andy Bondy, PhD and Lori Frost
     
  • Planning for the Future: Providing a Meaningful Life for a Child with a Disability After Your Death
    L. Mark Russell and Arnold Grant
     
  • Play & Imagination in Children with Autism (2nd ed.)
    Pamela Wolfgang
     
  • Playing, Laughing and Learning With Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Resource of Play Ideas for Parents and Carers
    Julia Moor
     
  • A Positive Approach to Autism
    Stella Waterhouse
     
  • The Potty Journey: Guide to Toilet Training Children with Special Needs, Including Autism and Related Disorders
    Judith A. Coucouvanis
     
  • Power Cards: Using Special Interests to Motivate Children and Youth with Asperger's Syndrome and Autism
    Elisa Gagnon
     
  • Preparing for Life: The Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for Those with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome
    Jed Baker
     
  • Pretending to Be Normal: Living with Asperger's Syndrome
    Liane Holliday Willey and Tony Atwood
     
  • Quick Notes - 2nd Ed.
    Patricia W. Wesley, Brenda C. Dennis, and Sabrina T. Tyndall
    Resource notebook of information sheets covering a broad range of topics related to high quality care of young children with and without disabilities in a variety of settings including public and private child care centers and homes, preschool programs, and developmental day programs. The content is organized in 10 modules and applies to a wide audience of early care and education teachers, teaching assistants, administrators, specialists such as therapists, and early interventionists, and families. The content reflects current information and strategies based on the best available research evidence and professional wisdom from the early childhood field. Available in English and Spanish. To order, email: pfi@mail.fpg.unc.edu or call (919) 966-1593
     
  • The Reading Comprehension Kit for Hyperlexia and Autism Level 2
    Phyllis Kupperman, MA, CCC-SLP
    To order call (800) 776-4332
     
  • Realizing the College Dream With Autism or Asperger Syndrome: A Parent's Guide to Student Success
    Ann Palmer
     
  • Relationship Development Intervention with Children, Adolescents and Adults
    Steven E. Gutstein and Rachelle K. Sheely
     
  • Relationship Development Intervention with Young Children: Social and Emotional Development Activities for Asperger Syndrome, Autism, PDD and NLD
    Steven E. Gutstein and Rachelle K. Sheely
     
  • Rethink Autism
    Newly launched web-based autism treatment platform for parents and professionals. Professionals can create individualized ABA-based curricula, train staff and families in state-of-the-art teaching, monitor progress using automated data-tracking and access tools necessary to manage multiple programs. Everything is video-based and utilizes the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis.
     
  • Right Address, Wrong Planet: Children with Asperger Syndrome Becoming Adults
    G.P. Barnhill
     
  • Right From The Start: Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism (2nd ed.)
    Sandra L. Harris, PhD and Mary Jane Weiss
     
  • Rules
    Cynthia Lond

     
  • School Community Toolkit - provided by Autism Speaks
    A toolkit to assist members of the school community in understanding and supporting students with autism.

     
  • The Sensory-Sensitive Child: Practical Solutions for Out-of-Bounds Behavior
    Karen Smith and Karen R. Gouze
     
  • Sensory Smarts: A Book for Kids with ADHD or Autism Spectrum Disorders Struggling with Sensory Integration Problems
    Kathleen A. Chana, Paul J. Chana, Christian P. Chana and Joel M. Berns
     
  • Sex, Sexuality and the Autism Spectrum
    Wendy Lawson
     
  • Siblings of Children With Autism: A Guide for Families
    Sandra L. Harris and Beth A. Glasberg
     
  • Sibshops: Workshops for Siblings of Children with Special Needs
    Donald Meyer and Patricia Vadesy
     
  • Simple Strategies That Work! Helpful Hints for all Educators of Students with Asperger Syndrome, High Functioning Autism and Related Disabilities
    Brenda Smith Myles, Diane Adreon, Dena Gitlitz
     
  • Social Skills and Autistic Spectrum Disorders (Autistic Spectrum Disorder Support Kit)
    Lynn Bowen and Maggie Bowen
     
  • Social Skills Solutions - A Hands-on Manual for Teaching Social Skills to Children with Autism
    Kelly McKinnon and Janis L. Krempa
     
  • Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond
    Jed Baker, PhD
     
  • The Social Skills Picture Book: Teaching Play, Emotion, and Communication to Children with Autism
    Jed Baker, PhD
     
  • Social Skills Training and Frustration Management (DVD)
    Starring & Director: Jed Baker
     
  • Social Skills Training for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome and Social-Communication Problems
    Jed Baker, PhD
     
  • Solving Behavior Problems in Autism (Visual Strategies Series)
    Linda A. Hodgdon
     
  • Somebody Somewhere
    Donna Williams
     
  • Soon Will Come the Light
    Thomas A. McKean
     
  • The Source for Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorder Book
    Phyllis Kupperman, MA CCC-SLP
    To order call (800) 776-4332
     
  • The Source for Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorder Book  on CD
    Phyllis Kupperman, MA CCC-SLP
    To order call (800) 776-4332.
     
  • Special Needs Freedom Guide
    The Estate Planning Law Group, Wheaton, IL
    (630) 871-8778
    Parents will learn why preparing for your child's future is so important. As a parent, you have the responsibility to make sure that your child's future is well planned for, even after you are no longer here. To receive your FREE Guide, click here.
     
  • Special Siblings: Growing Up With Someone with a Disability
    Mary McHugh
     
  • StoryCorps
    In early 2006, 12-year-old Joshua Littman, who has Asperger's Syndrome, interviewed his mother, Sarah, at StoryCorps. Their one-of-a-kind conversation covered everything from cockroaches to Sarah's feelings about Joshua as a son is shown in this online video.
     
  • A Strange World-Autism, Asperger's Syndrome and PDD-Nos: A guide for parents, partners, professional careers, and people with ASDs.
    Martine Delfos and Tony Attwood
     
  • Strategies at Hand: Quick and Handy Strategies for Working with Students on the Autism Spectrum
    Robin Brewer and Tracy Mueller
     
  • Students with Asperger Syndrome: A Guide for College Personnel
    Lorraine E. Wolf, PhD, Jane Thierfeld Brown, EdD, Ruth Bork, MEd
     
  • Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders : Effective Instructional Practices
    L. Juane Heflin and Donna Florino Alaimo
     
  • Succeeding in College With Asperger Syndrome
    John Harpur, Maria Lawlor and Michael Fitzgerald
     
  • The TEACCH Approach to Autism Spectrum Disorders (Issues in Clinical Child Psychology)
    Gary B. Mesibov, Victoria Shea and Eric Schopler
     
  • Teachers Ask About Sensory Integration (Audio CD)
    Carol Kranowitz
     
  • Teachers Ask About Sensory Integration (2nd ed.)
    Stacey Szklut, David Silver, Carol S. Kranowitz
     
  • Teaching Children with Autism: Strategies to Enhance Communication and Socialization (Health and Life Science)
    Kathleen Ann Quill
     
  • Ten Things Your Student With Autism Wishes You Knew
    Ellen Notbohm and Veronica Zysk
     
  • That's Life With Autism: Tales And Tips for Families With Autism
    Donna Satterlee Ross and Kelly Ann Jolly
     
  • There's a Boy In Here: Emerging from the Bonds of Autism
    Judy Barron and Sean Barron
     
  • Thinking in Pictures: And Other Reports From My Life With Autism
    Judy Barron and Sean Barron
     
  • Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism
    Temple Grandin, PhD
     
  • Thinking in Pictures, Expanded Edition: My Life with Autism
    Temple Grandin
     
  • Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or Other Developmental Issues (2nd ed.)
    Maria Wheeler and Carol Stock Kranowitz
     
  • Too Loud Too Bright Too Fast Too Tight: What To Do If You Are Sensory Defective In An Overstimulating World
    Sharon Heller
     
  • Transition Tool Kit
    Provided by Autism Speaks, Family Services. Tool kit serves as a guide that can provide you with options to think about and explore as you and your adolescent with autism begin to plan for adulthood. The kit is broken down into different sections. At the end of each section, resources are provided specific to that section, as well as forms to help you keep track of the many pieces that constitute a transition plan. Since the transition process is different in each state, they have developed timelines for each state, with state agency information that may be helpful to you throughout the process. Download FREE Tool Kit.

  • Trevor Trevor
    Cullen Twachtman amd Diane and Deidre Sassaon
     
  • Triumphs in Early Autism Treatment
    Ennio Cipani, PhD
     
  • Understanding the Nature of Autism: A Guide to the Austism Spectrum Disorders, (2nd edition)
    Janice E. Janzen
     
  • Understanding the Nature of Autism: A Practical Guide
    Janice E. Janzen
     
  • Unlocking the Mysteries of Sensory Dysfunction: A Resource for Anyone Who Works With, or Lives With, a Child With Sensory Issues
    Elizabeth Anderson and Pauline Emmons
     
  • Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships: Decoding Social Mysteries Through the Unique Perspective of Autism
    Temple Grandin and Sean Barron
     
  • Visual Strategies for Improving Communication: Practical Supports for School and Home
    Linda A. Hodgdon
     
  • Visual Supports for People with Autism: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
    Marlene J. Cohen and Donna L. Sloan
     
  • Voices from the Spectrum: Parents, Grandparents, Siblings, People with Autism, and Professionals Share Their Wisdom
    Cindy N. Ariel and Robert A. Naseef
     
  • Walk Awhile in My Autism
    Nan Negri and Kate McGinnity
     
  • What You Should Know About Autism Spectrum Disorders. Signs, symptoms, treatments and effects on daily life.
    Raymond Le Blanc and Hennie Volkers
     
  • Why Does Chris Do That? Some Suggestions Regarding the Cause and Management of the Unusual Behavior of Children and Adults with Autism and Asperger Syndrome: REVISED 2003
    Tony Attwood
     
  • With Open Arms: Creating School Communities of Support for Kids with Social Challenges Using Circle of Friends, Extracurricular Activities, and Learning Teams
    Mary Schlieder
     
  • The World of the Autistic Child
    B. Sigel
     
  • Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy: The Special Education Survival Guide
    Peter W. D. Wright and Pamela Darr Wright
     
  • Wrightslaw: No Child Left Behind
    Peter W. D. Wright, Pamela Darr Wright and Suzanne Whitney Heath
     
  • Wrightslaw: Special Education Law (2nd ed.)
    Peter W. D. Wright and Pamela Darr Wright
     
  • Wrightslaw: Surviving Due Process: Stephen Jeffers v. School Board
    (DVD, Cost: $19.95)
     
  • WrongPlanet.net
    An online resource and community for autism and Asperger's. Web site was created by two teens with Asperger's Syndrome. The site features forums, articles, and a variety of great resources. 


Although our Web site includes links providing direct access to other Internet sites, the Autism Resource Center at Rush University takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those other sites, and does not exert any editorial or other control over those other sites.

The information on this Web site is provided for general reference purposes. It does not constitute medical or other professional advice and should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your child and adolescent psychiatrist or other physician. Only a qualified, licensed physician can determine the individual treatment that is appropriate for your particular circumstances. All decisions about clinical care should be made in consultation with a physician. Inclusion of information on this Web site does not constitute an endorsement of views, persons, methodologies or products. The health care providers whose information is available on the Web site are not necessarily the agents or employees of Rush University Medical Center. In consideration for use of this Web site, Rush University Medical Center or any other party involved in producing or delivering this Web site will not be liable to you for any action or nonaction that you take in reliance upon the information provided on this Web site.


 


Autism is a complex disorder. Our Web site provides information and resources for families with a child with autism. If you feel your child is experiencing behavior and/or symptoms that may be associated with autistic spectrum disorders, please contact your pediatrician or a licensed physician. A comprehensive evaluation may be needed from a psychologist, neurologist, psychiatrist, speech therapist and other professionals.


 


The Autism Resource Center's referral and resource list is not an all-inclusive list and is subject to change. Each day the Autism Resource Center's team will be adding new resources and building to our website. If you have trouble finding a referral within your area, we encourage you to call (312) 563-2272 for further information. We hope that you visit our Web site again for any future referrals.





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