Books | Autism
Our Daily Bread
In this heart-warming story, a non-verbal teenage boy with autism finds
the help he needs from his camp nurse. Sharon Weinland George and Judith
What is Autism
Symptoms and signs of autism.
Helping Children with Autism Learn
Imitation is the gateway to early learning for children with autism. Bryna
Asperger's Syndrome, An Interview
with Tony Attwood
Tony Attwood answers our questions about raising children with Asperger's
and the potential link with prematurity. Allison Martin
Autism: Retaining a Special
Education Lawyer for Your Child's School
Advice on using a special education lawyer when you have problems with
your child's school. Interview with David A. Sherman. Allison Martin
What Does Autism Look Like?
Perhaps like a child you know... Sheila Webster-Heard
Coaching of Children
with Aspergers or Special Needs
How to help children with Asperger Syndrome cope more effectively with
the world around them. Dr. Steven Richfield
Siblings of Children with Autism, An
Interview with Sandra Harris
Sandra Harris discusses ways to cope with the impacts of autism on your
family. Allison Martin
Transition Services from
High School for Teens with Autism
Practical suggestions from a special education attorney for parents of
teens with autism for transition services from high school for work, life
skills and college. David A. Sherman
Autism and Spontaneous or
A compelling description of the possible impact of autism on spontaneous
(voluntary) behavior. Portia Iversen
Common Autism Treatments Reviewed
Overview of the most common treatment options for autism. Rachel Evans
Dream for a Daughter with Autism
A mother's feelings when her daughter with autism attends a dance. Pat
for Sensory Integration
Signs and skill weakness associated with severe sensory dysfunction, aspergers
syndrome or autism. An interview with Polly Emmons and Liz Anderson, the
authors of Understanding Sensory Dysfucntion. Allison Martin
Aspergers Syndrome - Is There a Cure?
Overview of treatment options for Aspergers Syndrome. Rachel Evans
Communication in Autism
Autism and its impact on speech and communication.
Autism: How Do You Communicate With
a Non-Verbal Child?
Suggestions on communicating and respecting nonverbal children with autism.
Children with auditory processing disorders may appear unable to hear
or process information. Laura Dyer
Conversation Guide for Older Children
Here are a few things I've learned to make conversations improve my life.
James D. MacDonald
The Surprising Power of Waiting
In our work with parents, teachers and therapists, we find waiting to
be one of the most powerful ways to help a child communicate. James