Resource page

There are hundreds of resources out there, so we have compiled a short list to help get you started. We have read and used all the books listed and have participated and/or worked with each of the organizations on this list. These resources are just a starting point to help you on your journey. If you are looking for specific information, please contact us and we will help you find the answers you are looking for.

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Resources

Education

www.wspei.org – wspei is a parent-educator organization helping to create resources for students and foster a positive relationship between parents and educators

 

CESA (Cooperative Educational Service Agency) – shares knowledge and experience of special education to help parents and educators as they strive for excellent programming and services. Please use the link to locate your CESA organization by district http://lbstat.dpi.wi.gov/lbstat_newmap2

 

Better IEPs by Barbara D. Bateman and Mary Anne Linden

 

All About IEPs by Peter W. D. Wright, Esq., Pamela Darr Wright, MSW, and Sandra Webb O’Connor, M.Ed

Speech and Language

More than Words by Fern Sussman

 

Play to Talk by James McDonald, Ph.D and Pam Stoika, Ph.D

 

The Literacy Link: A Multisensory Approach to Sound-Symbol Connections Book by Peggy S. Northrup, MS

Sensory

The Out of Sync Child by Carol Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller

 

The Out of Sync Child has Fun by Carol Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller

 

Introduction to How Does My Engine Run?: The Alert Program for Self-Regulation by Mary Sue Williams and Sherry Shellenberger

Social Skills

Superflex…A Superhero Social Thinking Curriculum by Stephanie Madrigal and Michelle Garcia Winner

 

You are a Social Detective by Michelle Garcia Winner and Pamela Crooke

 

Social Behavior Mapping by Michelle Garcia Winner

 

Relationship Development Intervention with Young Children by Steven E. Gutstein and Rachelle K. Sheely

 

Engaging Autism by Stanley I. Greenspan and Serena Weider

Family and Financial Support, as well as, Information

www.asnew.org The Autism Society of Northeast Wisconsin

 

www.asw4autism.org The Autism Society of Wisconsin

www.bridgethegapwi.org Bridge the Gap

 

Autism Spectrum Answers and Support Meetings, see Autism Spectrum Answers Facebook page

 

Loving Someone with Asperger’s Syndrome by Cindy Ariel, Ph.D and Steven Shore, EdD

 

Hitchhiking through Asperger Syndrome by Lisa Pyles and Tony Attwood

 

The Elephant in the Playroom by Denise Brody (A collection of essay written by parents with special needs children)

Information

Unstrange Minds: Remapping the World of Autism by Roy Richard Grinker

 

10 Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm and Veronica Zysk

 

Developing Talents by Temple Grandin and Kate Duffy

 

Thinking in Pictures by Temple Grandin

For Kids

Grumpy Cat by Britta Teckentrup

 

Since We’re Friends: An Autism Picture Book by Celeste Shally and David Harrington

 

Rules by Cynthia Lord

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