Books

The following collection is available at Mahopac Public Library and through Hudson Valley Inter-Library Loan.

Click to access MPL's Autism/Asperger's Collection

 

Autism / Carrie Fredericks, book editor.

Children, youth and adults with Asperger Syndrome : integrating multiple perspectives / edited by Kevin P. Stoddart.

A cup of comfort for parents of children with autism : stories of hope and everyday success / edited by Colleen Sell foreword by Doug and Laurie Flutie.

Handbook of autism and pervasive developmental disorders / edited by Fred R. Volkmar ... [et al.]

Learning and behavior problems in Asperger syndrome / edited by Margot Prior.

Women from another planet? : our lives in the universe of autism / Jean Kearns Miller, editor.

Our journey through high functioning autism and asperger syndrome : a roadmap / edited by Linda Andron forewords by Tony Attwood and Liane Holliday Willey

A real boy : a true story of autism, early intervention, and recovery / by Christina Adams.

Asperger's and girls : world-renowned experts join those with Asperger's Syndrome to resolve issues that girls and women face every day! / featuring Tony Attwood and Temple Grandin, plus 7 more experts.

The complete guide to Asperger's syndrome / Tony Attwood.

Preparing for life : the complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for those with autism and Asperger's Syndrome / Jed Baker.

The autism social skills picture book : teaching communication, play and emotion / by Jed Baker.

Right address-- wrong planet : children with Asperger Syndrome becoming adults / Gena P. Barnhill.

There's a boy in here / Judy Barron and Sean Barron.

The oasis guide to asperger syndrome : advice, support, insight, and inspiration / Patricia Romanowski Bashe and Barbara L. Kirby forewords by Simon Baron-Cohen and Tony Attwood.

Yoga for children with autism spectrum disorders : a step-by-step guide for parents and caregivers / Dion E. Betts and Stacey W. Betts forewords by Louise Goldberg and Joshua S. Betts.

Separating, losing, and excluding children : narratives of difference / Tom Billington.

Pre-schoolers with autism : an education and skills training programme for parents : manual for parents / Avril V. Brereton and Bruce J. Tonge.

Demystifying autism spectrum disorders : a guide to diagnosis for parents and professionals / By Carolyn Thorwarth Bruey.
From autism to all-star / Rhonda Brunett.

Chase of a lifetime : a journey through therapeutic and academic strategies for children on the autism spectrum / by Denise Carrier.

Gluten-free diet : a comprehensive resource guide / Shelley Case.

What your doctor may not tell you about children's vaccinations : hidden dangers, pros and cons, and safety measures that can protect your child / Stephanie Cave, with Deborah Mitchell.

Autism and its medical management : a guide for parents and professionals / Michael G. Chez.

The Asperger parent : how to raise a child with Asperger syndrome and maintain your sense of humor / Jeffrey Cohen foreword by Lori Shery.

Guns a' blazing : how parents of children on the autism spectrum and schools can work together--without a shot being fired / Jeffrey Cohen.

Targeting autism : what we know, don't know, and can do to help young children with autism spectrum disorders / Shirley Cohen.

Special-needs kids eat right : strategies to help kids on the autism spectrum focus, learn, and thrive / Judy Converse.

A thorn in my pocket : Temple Grandin's mother tells the family story / Eustacia Cutler.

Teaching Asperger's students social skills through acting : all their world's a stage! / Amelia Davies.

A strange world : autism, Asperger's syndrome, and PDD-NOS : a guide for parents, partners, professional carers, and people with ASDs / Martine F. Delfos foreword by Tony Attwood.

How to understand autism : the easy way / Alexander Durig.

Keys to success for teaching students with autism / Lori Ernsperger.

The autism sourcebook : everything you need to know about diagnosis, treatment, coping, and healing / Karen Siff Exkorn.

Employment for individuals with Asperger syndrome or non-verbal learning disability : stories and strategies / Yvona Fast and others.

Eating an artichoke : a mother's perspective on Asperger syndrome / Echo R. Fling foreword by Tony Atwood.

The ABA program companion : organizing quality programs for children with autism and PDD / J. Tyler Fovel.

The ABA program companion : organizing quality programs for children with autism and PDD / J. Tyler Fovel.

Autism : explaining the enigma / Uta Frith.

Thinking in pictures : and other reports from my life with autism / Temple Grandin with a foreword by Oliver Sacks.

Developing talents : careers for individuals with Asperger Syndrome and high-functioning autism / Temple Grandin and Kate Duffy forward by Tony Attwood.

The way I see it : a personal look at autism and Asperger's / Temple Grandin.

Engaging autism : using the floortime approach to help children relate, communicate, and think / Stanley I. Greenspan, Serena Wieder.

Unstrange minds : remapping the world of autism / Roy Richard Grinker.

Educating pupils with autistic spectrum disorder : a practical guide / Martin Hanbury.

Right from the start : behavioral intervention for young children with autism / Sandra L. Harris & Mary Jane Weiss.

Siblings of children with autism : a guide for families / Sandra L. Harris and Beth A. Glasberg.

How to find work that works for people with Asperger syndrome : the ultimate guide for getting people with Asperger syndrome into the workplace (and keeping them there!) / Gail Hawkins.

Specialist support approaches to autism spectrum disorder students in mainstream settings / Sally Hewitt.

The little class with the big personality : experiences of teaching a class of young children with autism / Fran Hunnisett.

The horse boy : a father's story / Rupert Isaacson.

Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence / Luke Jackson foreword by Tony Attwood.

Understanding how Asperger children and adolescents think and learn : creating manageable environments for AS students / Paula Jacobsen.

Changing the course of autism : a scientific approach for parents and physicians / Bryan Jepson, with Jane Johnson.

Beyond words : the successful inclusion of a child with autism / Mary Donet Johnson, Sherry Henshaw Corden, William Allen.

A slant of sun : one child's courage / Beth Kephart.

Finding Ben : a mother's journey through the maze of Asperger's / Barbara LaSalle.

Sex, sexuality and the autism spectrum / Wendy Lawson [foreword by Glenys Jones]

Diet intervention and autism : implementing the gluten free and casein free diet for autistic children and adults : a practical guide for parents / Marilyn Le Breton foreword by Rosemary Kessick.

A pebble to polish / Janet Lord Leszl. (FICTION)

Special diets for special kids, two : new! more great tasting recipes & tips for implementing special diets to aid in the treatment of autism and related developmental disorders / by Lisa Lewis.

Getting your kid on a gluten-free casein-free diet / Susan Lord.

Let me hear your voice : a family's triumph over autism / Catherine Maurice.

Children with starving brains : a medical treatment guide for autism spectrum disorder / Jaquelyn McCandless with contributions by Teresa Binstock and Jack Zimmerman also J. Neubrander ... [et al.].

Louder than words : a mother's journey in healing autism / by Jenny McCarthy.

Mother warriors : a nation of parents healing autism against all odds / by Jenny McCarthy.

Soon will come the light : a view from inside the autism puzzle / by Thomas A. McKean.

Social skills solutions : a hands-on manual for teaching social skills to children with autism / written and developed by: Kelly McKinnon, Janis Krempa.

The TEACCH approach to autism spectrum disorders / Gary B. Mesibov, Victoria Shea, Eric Schopler with Lynn Adams ... [et al.].

Asperger syndrome employment workbook : an employment workbook for adults with Asperger syndrome / Roger N. Meyer.

Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity : looking beyond the label / Harvey Molloy and Latika Vasil.

How can I talk if my lips don't move? : inside my autistic mind / Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhya.

Say good-bye to allergy-related autism / by Devi S. Nambudripad.

Through the eyes of aliens : a book about autistic people / Jasmine Lee O'Neill.

Raising a child with autism : a guide to applied behavior analysis for parents / Shira Richman.

Coping when a brother or sister is autistic / Marsha Sarah Rosenberg.

Autism and me : sibling stories / by Ouisie Shapiro photographs by Steven Vote.

Helping children with autism learn : treatment approaches for parents and professionals / Bryna Siegel.

The autism diet : a step-by-step guide to the GFCF diet for children on the autism spectrum / Barrie Silberberg.

The hidden child : the Linwood method for reaching the autistic child / Jeanne Simons and Sabine Oishi.

An Asperger marriage / Chris and Gisela Slater-Walker foreword by Tony Attwood.

Everyday solutions : a practical guide for families of children with autism spectrum disorders / Mindy Small, Lisa Kontente.

Does your baby have autism? : detecting the earliest signs of autism / Osnat Teitelbaum, Philip Teitelbaum.

The everything parents guide to children with autism / Adelle Jameson Tilton.

Creative therapy for children with autism, ADD, and Asperger's : using artistic creativity to reach, teach, and touch our children / Janet Tubbs.

Autistic spectrum disorders : understanding the diagnosis and getting help / Mitzi Waltz.

Reaching out, joining in : teaching social skills to young children with autism / by Mary Jane Weiss, Sandra L. Harris.

A child's journey out of autism : one family's story of living in hope and finding a cure / Leeann Whiffen.

Could it be autism? : a parent's guide to the first signs and next steps / Nancy D. Wiseman.

Puzzle of autism : putting it all together : a guide to transforming the treatment of autism

Life and love : positive strategies for autistic adults / by Zosia Zaks with foreword by Temple Grandin.

Life and love : positive strategies for autistic adults / by Zosia Zaks

The following collection is available at Mahopac Public Library and through Hudson Valley Inter-Library Loan.

Additional Resources

 

Future Horizons Autism Books, over 100 titles from early intervention to adulthood.

Making Sense of Autism Spectrum Disorders, by James Coplan, MD. www.drcoplan.com