Autism-An Inside-Out Approach: An Innovative Look at the Mechanics of ‘Autism’ and It’s Developmental ‘Cousins’ by Donna Williams. (XAB Willi 1996) This book presents the many different faces of autism and autism-related conditions from an insider’s perspective. Pp. 338. If available, this can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.
Just This Side of Normal: Glimpses Into Life with Autism by Elizabeth K Gerlach. (XAB Gerla 1999) This comprehensive guide outlines basic facts, research information and effective treatment options for autism. Objectively written it contains extensive resource listings and suggested readings. Pp. 139. If available, this can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.
Girls Under the Umbrella of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Solutions for Addressing Everyday Challenges by Lori Ernsperger Ph.D, Danielle Wendel, and Liane Holliday Willey. (XAB Ernsp 2007) The authors give a voice to girls under the umbrella of autism spectrum disorders. They provide insightful first-hand accounts of girls’ lives along with research-based strategies and practical techniques for addressing the unique needs […]
A Strange World – Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome And Pdd-nos: A Guide For Parents, Partners, Professional Carers, And People With ASDS by Martine F. Delfos and Tony Attwood. (XAB Delfo 2005) This book is a comprehensive guide to autistic spectrum disorders presented from a scientific perspective. It offers practical advice on how to approach these problems from the various perspectives […]
The World of the Autistic Child: Understanding and Treating Autism Spectrum Disorders by Bryna Siegel. (XAB Siege 1996) This book is about gaining an understanding of the diagnosis of autism, the available treatments, and how to decide what is best for a particular child with autism or PDD. Pp. 368. If available, this can be checked out from the […]
Understanding Autism for DUMMIES by Stephen Shore and Linda Rastelli. (XAB shore 2006) This is a guide that explains the symptoms of autism, how it’s diagnosed, and the current options for treatment. The reader will get helpful information on the latest in genetic and biomedical research as well as coverage of special-needs financial planning, legal rights for education, and more. […]
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 […]
The Autism Source Book by Karen Siff Exkorn. (XAB Exkor 2005) This book contains information on the diagnosis and treatment of autism. It includes practical advice and information from the world’s foremost experts on autism and includes a mother’s own lessons learned from helping her son with the challenges of the disorder. Pp. 386. If available, this can be […]