Resources for Parents
Eide, Brock, and Fernette Eide. The Mislabeled Child. New York, New York. Hyperion. 2006. This book is a comprehensive resource for parents and teachers filled with information that is practical and user-friendly.
Grandin, Temple. The Autistic Brain. New York, New York. First Mariner Books. 2014. Written by an accomplished and well-know adult with autism and a professor of animal science at Colorado State University.
Kaufman, Raun K. Autism Breakthrough. New York. St. Martin’s Press. 2014. As a young child, the author was diagnosed as severely autistic. Years later, Raun graduated with a degree in Biomedical Ethics from Brown University and is now a passionate autism expert and educator with no trace of his former condition. In this book, parents and educators learn how to enable their children to vastly expand their communications and participate successfully in the world.
Kranowitz, Carol Stock. The Out-of-Sync Child. New York, New York, 1998. An accessible, clearly written guide to Sensory Integration Dysfunction–and a drug-free approach that offers new hope for parents.
Mauro, Terri. The Everything Parent’s Guide to SENSORY INTEGRATION DISORDER. Avon, Massachusetts. Adams Media. 2006. Helpful handbook with practical advice for parents and teachers of children with Sensory Integration Disorder (SID).
Prizant, Barry M. UNIQUELY HUMAN, A Different Way of Seeing Autism. New York, New York. Simon & Schuster, 2015. Essential reading for any parent, teacher, therapist, or caregiver of a person with autism, this groundbreaking book by one of the world’s leading experts portrays autism not as a tragic disability but as a unique way of being human.