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These are the books, cds, and videos we have available.

Understanding and Parenting
Autism Spectrum Disorders: Persuasive Development Disorders   NIMH
Autism through the Lifespan: The Eden Model  Holmes, David L.
Children with Autism: A Parent’s Guide  Powers PSY. D., Michael D.
Healing and Preventing Autism, McCarthy, Jenny & Kartzinel, Jerry, MD
Keys to Parenting a Child with Autism  Brill, Marlene T.
Louder than Words: A Mother’s Journey in Healing Autism McCarthy, Jenny
Pervasive Developmental Disorders (2)  Waltz, Mitzi
Siblings of Children with Autism: A Guide for Families   Harris, Sandra L.
Understanding Autism for Dummies, Shore, Stephen, EdD & Rastelli, Linda, MA
Your Life is not a Label  Newport, Jerry
Mother Warriors  McCarthy, Jenny


All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome Hoopman, Kathy
Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence: Helping Preteens and Teens Get Ready for the Real World(2)  Bolick, Ph.D., Teresa
Asperger’s and Girls  Attwood, Tony and Grandin, Temple
Developing Talents: Careers for Individuals with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism (2) Grandin, Temple
Kids in the Syndrome Mix, Kutscher, Martin, MD
Parenting Your Asperger Child, Sohn, Alan, EdD & Grayson, Cathy, M.A.
Perfect Targets  Heinrichs, Rebekah
School Success for Kids with Asperger’s syndrome,  Silverman, Stephan M. & Weinfeld, Rich
Self-Determined Future with Asperger Syndrome Bliss, Veronica; Edmonds, Genevene
Solutions for Adults with Asperger Syndrome, Lovett, Juantita, PhD
Understanding Apergers Syndrome (3)  Burrows, Emily L. and Wagner, Shelia J.
Aspergers and Self-Esteem  Ledgin, Norm
Autism-Asperger’s & Sexuality  puberty & beyond   Newport, Jerry
Loving Mr. Spock  Jacobs, Barbara
Social skills for teenagers and adults with Asperger syndrome  Patrick, Nancy
Aspergers on the Job  Simone, Rudy
Take Control of Aspergers Syndrome   Price, Janet and Fischer, Jennifer
Be Different    Robinson, John Elder
Look Me in the Eye    Robinson, John Elder
Top Tips for Asperger’s Students   Martin, Rosemary
The Aspie Teens Survival Guide     Kraus, J.D.
Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues   Myles, Brenda Smith, etc.

Treatments and Therapies

Austism: Effective Biomedical Treatments  Pangborn, Ph.D., John and Baker, M.D., Sidney
Autism is Treatable!: Science-Based Effective Treatments  The Autism Research Institute
Treasure Chest of Behavioral Strategies for Individuals with Autism, A  Fouse, Ph.D., Beth


Autism and Related Disorders

ADHD Autism Connections: A Step Toward Accurate Diagnosis and Effective Treatment, The   Kennedy, Diane
Autism? Aspergers? ADHD? ADD? A Parent’s Roadtrip to Understanding and Support  Burns, Diane D.
Children with Fragile X Syndrom  Weber, Jayne D.
Fragile X Syndrome: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research  Hagerman, Paul and Jenssen, Randi

Teaching and School

“Just Give Him the Whale!” Kluth, Paula and Schwarz, Patrick
1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders  Notbohm, Ellen. And Zysk, Veronica
Activity Schedules for Children with Autism  McClannahan, Lynn E., Ph.D. & Krantz, Patricia J., Ph.D.
Autism & Reading Comprehension   Porter, Joseph  M.Ed.
Comic Strip Conversations: Colorful, Illustrated Interactions with Students with Autism and Related Disorders Gray, Carol
Creating a “Win-Win” IEP for Students with Autism  Fouse PhD., Beth
Everyone Wins!    Luvmour, Sambhava & Josette
How to Set Up a Classroom for Students with Autism  Linton, S.B.
I Need Help with School!   A guide for parents of children with Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome   Moyes, Rebecca A.
Inclusive Programming for Elementary School Students with Autism  Wagner, Shelia  M.Ed.
Inclusive Programming for High School Students  With Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome   Wagner, Shelia  M.Ed.
Inclusive Programming for Middle School Students with Autism/ Asperger’s Syndrome  Wagner, Shelia
Keys to Success for Teaching Students with Autism : An Easy to Follow Guide Teachers Ernsperger PhD., Lori
Murdoch Center Program Library Third Edition Wheeler, Miller, Springer, Pittard, Phillips, and Myers
Playing It Right!, Bareket, Rachael
Self-Help Skills for People with Autism  Anderson, Stephen, R., Ph.D., BCBA, Jablonski, Amy L., Thomeer, Marcus L., Knapp, Vicki, M. Ph.D., BCBA
Social Skills Picture Book, Baker, Jed, PhD
Social Stories and Comic Strip Conversations   Gray, Carol
Steps to Independence   Baker, Bruce & Brightman, Alan
Taking Care of Myself Wrobel, Mary
Teaching Converstation to Children With Autism  McClannahan, Lynn E., Ph.D. & Krantz, Patrickia J., Ph.D.
Teaching Verbal Behavior to Children with Autism and Related Disabilites  Carbone, Vincent J.
Ten Things Every Child with Autism wishes you Knew, Notbohm, Ellen
The New Social Story Book     By Jenison Public Schools   Jenison, Michigan
The Original Social Story Book    By Jenison Public Schools   Jenison, Michigan
The Verbal Behavior Approach  Barbera, Mary L.
Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism and Related Disorders: A Comprehensive Guide for Parents and Teachers Wheeler, M.ED., Maria (2)
Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis  Kearney, Albert J.
Verbal Behavior Targets  Luckevich, Dianna, Ph.D.


Addressing the Challenging Behavior of Children wih High Functioning Autism/Asperger’s Syndrome in the Classroom  Moyes, Rebecca
Behavior solutions for the Inclusive Classroom  Aune, Beth, Burt, Beth & Gennaro, Peter
Functional Behavioral Assessment for People with Autism Glasberg, Beth
No More Meltdowns    Baker, Jed  Ph.D.


Out-of-Sync Child has Fun, The, Kranowitz, Carol Stock, M.A.
Out-of-Sync Child, (3) The, Kranowitz, Carol Stock, M.A.
Sensational Kids, Miller, Lucy Jane PhD
Sense-Abilities Obrien-Palmer, Michelle
Too Loud Too Bright Too Fast Too Tight, (2) Heller, Sharon, PhD
Raising a Sensory Smart Child  Biel, Lindsey and Peske, Nancy
Learning in Motion  Angermeier, Patricia,  Krzyzanowski, Joan and Moir, Kristina
Preschool Sensory Scan for Educators   Kranowitz, Carol
Answers to questions teachers ask about sensory intergration   Kranowitz, Carol
Starting Sensory Integration Therapy  Arnwine, Bonnie
The Sensory Connection   Kashman, Nancy and Mora, Janet
Unlocking the Mysteries of Sensory Dysfunction   Anderson, Elizabeth and Emmons, Pauline
Building Bridges   Yack, Ellen, Aquilla, Paula and Sutton, Shirley
Growing an In-Sync Child, Kranowitz, Carol, M.A. & Newman, Joye, M.A.


Community Recreation and People with Disabilities: Strategies for Inclusion  Schleien, Stuart J.
Everyone Counts: Teaching Acceptance and Inclusion
From Disability to Possibility: The Power of Inclusive Classroom (2)  Schwarzz, Patrick
Ideas for Inclusion  Beinghof, Anne M. (2)
Including Students with Severe and multiple Disabilities in Typical Classrooms  Downing, June E.
Inclusive Childcare for Infants and Toddlers  O’Brien
Inclusive Programming for Middle School Students with Autism/ Asperger’s Syndrome  Wagner, Shelia
Making Friends  Meyer, Luanna and Park, Hyun-Sook
Place for me, A  Chandler, Phyllis
State Collaboration for Community Membership: 1995 Collaborative Academy on Mental Retardation  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Technology for Inclusion (3rd Edition)  Allyn and Bacon
You’re Welcome (30 Innovative Ideas for the Inclusive Classroom)  Schwarzz, Patrick and Kluth, Paula

Law and Rights

All About IEPs  Wright, Peter; Wright, Pamela; and O’connor, Sandra
Creating Collaborative IEPs  Virginia Institute for Developmental Disabilities
Disability Evaluation Under Social Security  Social Security Administration
How to get Services by being Assertive  O’Brien
How to Write an IEP  Arena, John
Individual with Disabilities Education Act, The  Nasose
Legal Rights: A Family Guide  Romano, Joseph L. (3)
People’s Law Dictionary: Taking the Mystery out of Legal Language, The  Hill, Gerald and Kathleen
Special Education Sourcebook, The  Rosenberg and Rosenberg
Summary of Existing Legislation Affecting People with Disabilities  U.S. Department of Education
Transition Services Under the IDEA  LRP Publications
Understanding Your Social Agency  Lauffer, Armand
What You Need to Know About Your Child with an Emotional Disability  Early, Theresa J.
You, Your Child, and “Special” Educaiton  Cutler, Barbara C.


50 Fun Ways to Improve Reading Activity Booklet Bridges to Reading
Answers to Questions Teachers ask about Sensory Integration  Koomar, Jane; Kranowitz, Carol; Szklut, Stacey and others (3)
Arts and Crafts for Primary Grade Children  Green, Arthur S.
Bridges to Reading
Building Self-Esteem and Dealing with Disappointements at School: Bridges to Reading
College and Career Success for Students with Learning Disabilities  Dolber, Roslyn
Complete Guide to Special Education Transistion Services  Pierangelo, Crane
Complete Reading Disabilities handbook  Miller, Wilma H.
Couples with Intellectual Disabilities: Talk About Living and Love  Schweir, Karen M.
Enabling Romance  Kroll, Ken
Freeing Your Child From Obsessive Compulsive Disorder  Chansky, Tamar E.
Getting Reading Right From the Start: Effecrtive Early Literacy Interventions  Hiebert, Elfrieda H. and Taylor, Barbara M.
Guiding Your Teenager with Special Needs Through the Transition from School to Adult Life: Tools for Parents  Korpi, Mary
Helping the Adolescent with the Hidden Handicap  Anderson, Lauriel E.
Innovations (2)
Job’s Yours; A guide for Parents and Advocates of Adult with Disabilities Who Want to Work, The  U.S. Department of Education
Job’s Yours, The (Workbook)
Life Beyond the Classroom  Wehman, Paul (2)
Making the Alphabet Dance (2)  Eckler, Ross
Opportunities for Excellence: Supporting the Frontline Workforce  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Raising a Sensory Smart Child  Biel, M. A., Otr/L and Penske, Nancy
Reading Problems: Diagnosis and Remediation  Richek, Margaret A.; List, Lynne K.; and Lerner, Janet W.
Section 8 Made Simple: Using the Housing Choice Voucher Program to Assist People with Disabilities Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
Survival Guide for College Students with ADHD or LD  Nadeau Ph.D., Kathleen G.
Taking Charge, Teenagers Talk About Life and Physical Disabilities  Kriegsman, PhD., Kay H; Zaslow, Elinor L.; D’Zmura-Rechsteiner, Jennifer
Too Loud, Too Bright, Too Fast, Too Tight  Heller, Ph.D., Sharon
Unequal Justice?  Perske, Robert
What Color is Your Parachute? For Teens  Nelson, Richard and Christen, Carol


Missing Piece, The Silverstein, Shel
Bridging the Gap: Raising a Child with Nonverbal Learning Disorder  Whitney, Ronald V.
Dancing with Max, Colson, Emily
Facing Autism, Hamilton, Lynn
Fighting for Darla  Bratlinger, Ellen A.
Friend Like Henry, A Gardner, Nuala
Horse Boy, The, Isaacson, Rupert
More… Laughing and Loving with Autism Gilpin, Wayne
My Friend with Autism  Bishop, Beverly
Thinking in Pictures: And Other Reports from my Life With Autism(3)  Grandin, Temple
Thorn in my Pocket: Temple Grandin’s Mother Tells the Family Story, A  Cutler, Eustacia
Unraveling the Mystery of Autism and Pervasive Development Disorder: A Mother’s Story of Research and Recovery Seroussi, Karyn
Not My Boy    Peete, Rodney
Way I See It, The, Grandin, Temple, PhD
When Snow Turns to Rain Schulze, Craig
When the Brain Can’t Hear  Bellis, PhD., Teri James
Who took my Shoe? Discovering Who, What, When, Why and How Emign, Karen and Dana, Steve
Autism Life Skills  Sicile-Kira, Chantal
Mother Warriors    Jenny McCarthy
Your Life is NOT a Label     Newport, Jerry
The Autism Trail Guide    Notbohm, Ellen
Strengthening Relationships   Martin, Nicholas  M.A.
Emergence  Labeled  Autistic    Grandin, Temple Ph.D., and Scariano, Margaret
Adults on the Autism Spectrum  LEAVE THE NEST   Perry, Nancy

DVD – CD’s

Autism: The Hidden Epidemic?
Children and Autism: Time is Brain
A Teacher’s Guide to Sensory Processing Disorder  (CD-2 disc)  Kranowitz, Carol
Social Skills Training and Frustration Management   Baker, Jed Ph.D.
Navigating the Social World   McAfee, Jeanette M.D.
Sensory Strategies to improve communication, Social Skills & Behavior   Aquilla, Paula
OT in the School   Collins, Britt
Normal People Scare Me    Travolta, Joey
A Mother’s Courage    Fridriksson, Fridrik Thor
AUTISM:  The Musical
Sensory Issues in learning & Behavior   Kranowitz, Carol
Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome  (2)  Grandin, Temple Ph.D.
Succeeding through Autism    Barron, Sean
Sensory Challenges & Answers   Grandin, Temple  Ph.D.
SONGAMES for Sensory Integration  (CD-2 disc)      Lande, Aubrey  and Wiz, Bob


VB-MAPP Guide (2)   Sundberg, Mark, Ph.D.
VB-MAPP Protocol (2)  Sunberg, Mark, Ph.D.
Writing Social Stories with Gray, Carol  Workbook


Special Diets for Special Kids   Lewis, Lisa  Ph.D.
Just Take a Bite  Ernsperger, Lori Ph.D.  And Stegen-Hanson, Tania  OTR/L


The New Social Story Book    Gray, Carol
Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships (3)     Grandin, Temple  Ph.D., and Barron, Sean
The Social Skills Picture Book for Highschool and Beyond (2)   Dr. Jed Baker
The Social Skills Picture Book (teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism)  Dr. Jed Baker
Navigating the Social World  McAfee, Attwood


Preparing For Life  (complete guide for transitioning to adulthood for  those with autism & Aspergers)  Baker, Jed, Ph.D.

Children’s Books

My Friend  with Autism   Bishop, Beverly
Too Safe For  Strangers  Kahn, Robert  (Deputy Sheriff)
This is Gabriel  Steiner, Hartley
Squirmy Wormy   Wilson, Lynda
Why Does Izzy Cover Her Ears?   Veenendall, Jennifer
My Brother Charlie    Peete, Holly
Sometimes My Brother    Healy, Angie

Highlights on the Shelf

 Louder Than Words   Jenny McCarthy

 Murdoch Center Program Library (Third Edition)  Wheeler, Miller, Springer, Pittard, Phillips, & Myers

 A Friend Like Henry   Nuala Gardner

Road Map to Holland   Jennifer Graf Groneberg

Thinking in Pictures   Temple Grandin

Comic Strip Conversations    Carol Gray

From Emotions to Advocacy, The Special Education Survival Guide   Pam Wright, Pete Wright

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching & Raising Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders   Ellen Notbohm &     Veronica Zysk

Asperger Syndrome & Adolescence Helping Preteens & Teens Get Ready for the Real World  Teresa Bolick PhD

Siblings of Children with Autism, A Guide for Families  Sandra L. Harris, Ph.D.

MORE…Laughing & Loving with Autism  Compiled by R. Wayne Gilpin

Keys to Success for Teaching Students with Autism   Lori Ernsperger, Ph.D.

A Treasure Chest of Behavioral Strategies for Individuals with Autism  Beth Fouse, Ph.D. & Maria Wheeler, M.Ed.

Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism & Related Disorders  Maria Wheeler, M.Ed.

Inclusive Programming for Middle School Students with Autism/Asperger’s Syndrome  Sheila Wagner, M.Ed.

100 Day Kit  (from Autism Speaks)

Dental Guide (from Autism Speaks)

Transition Tool Kit (from Autism Speaks)

Educating Children about Autism in an Inclusive Classroom   Vianne Timmons, PhD; Marlene Breitenbach, MSEd, BCBA; Melissa Maclsaac, MEd (c)

Autism Awareness for Kids! (A five day lesson plan whose purpose is: To promote understanding and awareness of children with autism to their typical peers.  To reduce anxieties or fears children may have when a student with autism is in their class.)


Helpful Links



 Autism Speaks

Louisiana Chapter of ASA

 Emergency Preparedness



 ACT 648


 Carbone Clinic





 Bulletin 1508

 Louisiana Department of Education Autism page


For Teachers:

 Autism teaching Tools

 Diet in school
 Asperger’s Society

Make a Friend With Autism

Family Wandering Emergency Plan

For Teachers

Teaching Students with Autism: A Resource Guide for Schools

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