Taking Care of Myself: A Hygiene, Puberty, and Personal Curriculum for Young People with Autism by Mary Wrobel. (XAT Wrobe 2003) This book was written to provide necessary information on the skills students need to live safe, healthy lives as independently as possible. Pp. 248. If available, item can be checked out from the resource […]
Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals by Tony Attwood (1998). (XAS Attwo 1998) This book explains Asperger’s Syndrome and the unusual characteristics of those who have it. The book suggests strategies to help someone with Asperger’s Syndrome reduce the unusual behaviors and become less conspicuous. Pp. 224. If available, item can be checked […]
INTRICATE MINDS: Understanding Classmates With Asperger Syndrome by Drew Coulter and Dan Coulter (DVD). (XAS Intri 2005) Candid interviews with teenagers designed to promote positive interactions between classmates and reduce harassment and bullying. This innovative program takes viewers “inside” AS, with demonstrations to help them see things from the point of view of teens with […]
Aspergers…What does it mean to me? by Catherine Faherty. (XAS Faher 2000) This workbook offers self awareness and life lessons to the child or youth with high functioning autism or Asperger’s. Pp. 306. If available, item can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.
Autism Spectrum Disorders from A to Z by Barbara T Doyle and Emily Doyle Iland. (XAB Doyle 2004) This book is a simply written, comprehensive introduction to autism spectrum disorders, their diagnosis, and the impact diagnosis may have on families. Pp. 462. If available, this can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.
Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm. (XAB Notbo 2005) This book defines the top ten characteristics that illuminate the minds and hearts of children with autism. This parent’s personal experience creates a guide for all who come in contact with a child on the autism spectrum. Pp. 150. If available, this can be […]