A Week of Switching, Shifting, and Stretching: How to Make My Thinking More Flexible by Lauren H. Kerstein, LCSW. (XBC Kerst 2014) This picture book assists children on the autism spectrum, and any child for that matter, in examining their black-and-white thinking in order to begin to think more flexibly rainbow thinking. Using repeated rhymes […]
Top Ten Tips: A Survival Guide for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum by Teresa A. Cardon, M.A., CCC-SLP. (XFM Cardo 2008) I get by with a little help… Do you ever feel like you’re in this parenting thing alone? Like no one understands what you’re going through? Parenting children on the autism spectrum is […]
Parent’s Guide to the Medical World of Autism by Edward Aull, MD. (XMD Aull 2013) Dr. Aull clearly explains the world of diagnosis, treatments, and the overwhelming world of medications for parents facing a diagnosis for their child of autism. The much needed explanation of what is safe, and what to use when can be […]
This social story is great for anyone learning how to brush their teeth. The step-by-step instructions paired with pictures, makes it adaptable to younger children, as well as older ones! This particular social story comes laminated, so it won’t get ruined in the bathroom!
Wondering what your kiddo’s doing at school? This is a great support to use to find out and facilitate communication! These can be customized specifically to your child, adding or taking out any of the PECs on there!
My Potty Story is used with individuals who are potty-training and are ready to learn the process of going to the bathroom. Social stories include pictures with short blurbs. This book includes step-by-step instructions on going to the bathroom. This support, along with others are available in Spanish as well.
The Autism Fitness Handbook by David Geslak. (XOT Gesla 2011) This handbook is for parents, educators, therapists and anyone involved in the lives of children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. It gives over 30 exercises that can help to improve the health, motor planning and cognitive ability of children and adults. Each exercise has a […]
Toilet Training Success: A Guide for Teaching Individuals with Developmental Disabilities by Frank Cicero. (XDE Cicer 2012) This book, designed for both parents and professionals, introduces the reader to effective toilet training interventions for individuals with developmental disabilities. Topics discussed include urination training, bowel training, increasing requesting, and overnight training. Questions such as when to […]
Technology Tools for Students with Autism by Katharina Boser Ph.D. (XED Boser 2014) Technology holds great promise for helping students with autism learn, communicate, and function effectively in the modern world. Start leveraging that power today with this forward-thinking book, your in-depth guided tour of technologies that support learners with autism and help them fully […]
Behavior Mapping by Amy Buie. (XBM Buie 2013) Grounded in evidence-based practice, Amy Buie’s Behavior Mapping is a groundbreaking way of motivating children to make good choices and learn new skills. Better yet, due to its visual nature, this simple-to-implement strategy is effective for a range of students, regardless of age and ability level. Supported by […]