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A Parent's Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition: How to Meet the Challenges and Help Your Child Thrive

by Sally Ozonoff, Geraldine Dawson & James C. McPartland

Many tens of thousands of parents have found the facts they need about high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger syndrome, in this indispensable guide. Leading experts show how you...


Dana's Legacy: From Heartbreak to Healing

by Gayle Slate

Slate presents a mother's inspirational story of her first child, born with cerebral palsy--a journey from tragedy to triumph. A book of hope, "Dana's Legacy" shows how disability brings both tragedy and opportunity,...


Son Rise: The Miracle Continues

by Barry Neil Kaufman

The amazing story of a child diagnosed with autism and his parents' creation of the Son-Rise Program to successfully heal him and assist other families in healing their special-needs child.


When Down Syndrome and Autism Intersect: A Guide to DS-ASD for Parents and Professionals

by Margaret Froehlke & Robin Zaborek

Examines the unique profile of a Down Syndrome-Autism Spectrum Disorder (DS-ASD) diagnosis & best practices for screening, treatment, education & caretaking. For those whose child is already diagnosed, and those...


Mental Wellness in Adults with Down Syndrome: A Guide to Emotional and Behavioral Strengths and Challenges

by Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine

Experts in adolescent and adult Down syndrome issues advise how to promote mental wellness and troubleshoot when problems arise.


Living Well with Mitochondrial Disease: A Handbook for Patients, Parents, and Families

by Cristy Balcells

The first book to explain "Mito", a metabolic disorder associated with autism, muscle weakness, and unexplained illnesses in children and adults. A nurse and parent offers practical advice on diagnosis, managing...


Speaking of Apraxia: A Parents' Guide to Childhood Apraxia of Speech

by Leslie A. Lindsay

Hope and practical advice for this neurologically-based motor speech disorder that can appear alone or with autism or Down syndrome. Covers diagnosis, treatment, school, family life & more.


An Uncomplicated Life

by Paul Daugherty

A father’s exhilarating and funny love letter to his daughter with Down syndrome whose vibrant and infectious approach to life has something to teach all of us about how we can better live our own. 

Jillian...


Understanding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A Guide to FASD for Parents, Carers and Professionals

by Liam Curran, Maria Catterick & Ed Riley

This is the essential guide to FASD - the most common non-genetic learning disability, which is caused by alcohol consumption during pregnancy. It explains how FASD affects individuals at different stages of...


Autism Breakthrough

by Raun K. Kaufman

As a boy, Raun Kaufman was diagnosed by multiple experts as severely autistic, with an IQ below 30, and destined to spend his life in an institution. Years later, Raun graduated with a degree in Biomedical Ethics...


Parent Guide:  Success at School and Beyond - 7 Simple steps to boost your child's ability to learn, confidence and self-esteem for greater success at

by Enza Lyons

Raising a happy, healthy, and well-adjusted child is challenging, especially in the fast-paced world that we live in today. Your attitude towards this all-important job is what will make it fun and exciting...


Diabetes Care for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers: A Reassuring Guide

by Jean Betschart-Roemer

The support you need to manage your little one's diabetes. With your child's diagnosis of diabetes, you may be feeling grief, sadness, or fear. Everything you need to learn to take care of your child's diabetes,...


Questions from Those Who Know: Sensory Processing Disorder

by Cindy M. Jusino & Jeanette Baker

As a mother of a child with sensory processing disorder, I know you can have many unanswered questions about your child's or loved one's diagnosis. That is where the idea of "Questions From Those Who Know" came...


Playing, Laughing and Learning with Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Practical Resource of Play Ideas for Parents and Carers Second Edition

by Julia Moor

This book is not just a collection of play ideas; it shows how to break down activities into manageable stages, and ways to gain a child's attention and build on small achievements. Each chapter covers a theme,...


The Explosive Child

by Ross W. Greene, PhD

A groundbreaking approach to understanding and parenting children who frequently exhibit severe fits of temper and other intractable behaviors, from a distinguished clinician and pioneer in this field.

What’s...


Come and Play: Sensory-Integration Strategies for Children with Play Challenges

by Aerial Cross

Early intervention is vital for addressing and redirecting young children's play challenges.


My Service Dog: Help for Sensory Processing Disorder

by Cindy M. Jusino & Mario H. Jusino

This book is based on a true story of a boy that received a service dog to help with his Sensory Processing Disorder. Service dogs can help special needs children make there everyday interactions more manageable....


Social Skills for Teenagers and Adults with Asperger Syndrome: A Practical Guide to Day-to-Day Life

by Nancy J Patrick

This resource provides practical strategies for helping teenagers and adults with Asperger Syndrome to navigate social skills, friendships and relationships at home and in the community. The chapters are structured...


Babies with Down Syndrome, Third Edition: A New Parents' Guide

by Susan J. Skallerup

The trusted guide for new parents who have welcomed a baby with Down syndrome into their lives.


Down Syndrome Parenting 101: Must-Have Advice for Making Your Life Easier

by Natalie Hale

Uplifting and realistic advice from a veteran parent and educator guides others to what's important when raising a child with Down syndrome--appreciation for personality, literacy & education, discipline & responsibility,...