Finding Our Way

Finding Our WayFinding Our Way  by Kristie Sakai.

(XAS Sakai 2005)

Sakai describes with humor and clarity what life is really like for families of children with Asperger Syndrome. She offers ideas for getting through the rough times, dealing with school and family issues, working on organizational skills, and much more. Pp 188.

If available, item can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.

Autism Every Day

everydayAutism Every Day by Alyson Beytien.

(XAB Beyti 2011)

This guidebook combines real-life stories of challenges and successes with practical ideas for handling autism, every day. Autism consultant Alyson Beytien outlines over 150 tried-and-true techniques for home, school, and community. Pp. 286.

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Living Along the Autism Spectrum

LivingLiving Along the Autism Spectrum: What Does It Mean to have Autism or Asperger Syndrome?

(XAB Shore 2009)

This DVD s from a father’s perspective and covers the general characteristics of a child on the Autism Spectrum, as well as touching on subjects that affect the entire family. Some of these issues include siblings, employment, grief, and culture. This DVD is recommended for parent discussion groups. 52 Minutes.

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Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew

ImageTen 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.

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