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Additional Resources

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  • The SCERTS Model: The SCERTS® Model is a research-based educational approach and multidisciplinary framework that directly addresses the core challenges faced by children and persons with ASD and related disabilities, and their families.
  • Social Thinking: An organization whose mission is to create unique treatment frameworks and strategies to help individuals of all ages develop their social thinking and skills related to self-awareness, perspective taking, self-regulation and organizational systems (i.e. executive functioning) to meet their personal social goals.
  • See additional resources: autism





Parent Support

  • Partners Resource Network: Resources to educate and empower parents of children with disabilities in their roles as decision-makers and advocates.
  • Special Education Guide: Resource for terminology, procedures and best practices in special education.
  • Wrightslaw: Special Education Law and Advocacy


Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood: Practical Parenting from Birth to Six Years
Jim Fay and Charles Fay

Parenting with Love and Logic
Foster Cline and Jim Fay

Executive Function & Organization

Feeding and Nutrition for the Child with Special Needs: Handouts for Parents
Marsha Dunn Klein and Tracy A. Delaney

Just Take a Bite: Easy, Effective Answers to Food Aversions and Eating Challenges!
Lori Ernsperger and Tania Stegen-Hanson

The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder, Revised Edition
Carol Stock Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller

Social Skills
It’s so much work to be your friend:  Helping the Child with Learning Disabilities Find Social Success
Richard Lavoie

The Friendship Factor: Helping our children navigate our social world and why it matters for their success
Kenneth Rubin and Andrea Thompson

Good Friends are Hard to Find: Help your child find, make and keep friends
Fred Frankel and Barry Whetmore

Stuttering and Cluttering
Preschool Children Who Stutter: Information and Support for Parents
Published by the National Stuttering Association
David Ward

If Your Child Stutters: A Guide for Parents
Published by the Stuttering Foundation of America
Stanley Ainsworth and Jane Fraser

Sometimes I Just Stutter: A book for children between the ages of Seven and Twelve
Published by the Stuttering Foundation of America
Eelco de Geus

Advice to Those Who Stutter
Published by the Stuttering Foundation of America
Stephen B. Hood

Young Child
It takes Two to Talk: A Practical Guide for Parents of Children with Language Delay
Jan Pepper and Elaine Weitzman