- Growing Together Across the Autism Spectrum$15.95
Does your NT child understand his/her autistic parent?
National Parenting Product Award (NAPPA) Winner!
Mom's Choice Award Winner!
The autistic parent can provide children with deep love and support, along with a wonderfully unique perspective on the world. At the same time, the demands of parenting can be taxing for someone with autism. This illustrated children's book discusses the relationship between a neurotypical child and a parent on the spectrum. It takes children’s feelings of love, confusion, and worry seriously and promotes mutual respect, affection, and accountability among family members. Overall, this title reflects the importance of every family member’s commitment to growing together.Learn More
- Underlying Characteristics Checklist: High-Functioning Autism (UCC-HF)$24.95
The Underlying Characteristics Checklists (UCC) are non-standardized assessment tools intended for use with individuals of all ages who have been diagnosed with ASD or who exhibit behaviors that are often related to ASD and require intervention. The UCC is designed to assist in developing targeted interventions and supports for individuals across the lifespan. The domains assessed include: Social; Restricted Patterns of Behavior, Interests, and Activities; Communication; Sensory Differences; Cognitive Differences; Motor Differences; Emotional Vulnerability; and Medical or Other Biological Factors. The UCC includes the Individual Strengths and Skills Inventory (ISSI), a parallel tool for identifying strengths across the same domains. There are five versions of the UCC for use with individuals cross the lifespan.Learn More
- High-Functioning Autism and Difficult Momentswas $21.95 Special Price $12.18
Learn how to stop a meltdown!
This book offers tried-and-true solutions to minimize and circumvent the often frightening circumstances that surround the cycle of meltdowns, not only for the child with autism, but others in the environment as well. The third edition of this classic and practical book akes the reader through the stages of the cycle and emphasizes the importance of utilizing comprehensive instruction and teachable moments to stop meltdowns.Learn More
- Hygiene and Related Behaviors for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders$21.95
A fun approach to teaching healthy and socially acceptable behaviors
Mom's Choice Award Winner!
This innovative curriculum teaches important hygiene skills and associated social understanding using a fun approach that targets the core characteristics and learning styles of children and adolescents on the autism spectrum. The author's generous use of structure, predictability, self-monitoring and ways to convey and check for social understanding is integrated into all discussions and activities. Topics focus on healthy and socially acceptable behaviors, addressing basic daily hygiene to picking your nose, using public restrooms, and burping and fartingLearn More
- I HATE TO WRITE!$24.95
Make the task of teaching writing easy and fun!
Strategies are appropriate for students K-12 and beyond.
Many students with ASD - HATE TO WRITE! Written in a format that appeals to readers (brief, practical and to-the-point), this aptly named book focuses on the four areas of writing that are most problematic for students with autism spectrum disorder: language, organization, sensory and visual-motor skills organized under topics such as Getting Started, Knowing What to Write, Getting Stuck, Misunderstanding the Directions, and many more. These strategies are easy to integrate into everyday teaching lessons.Learn More
- Improving Speech and Eating Skills in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders$21.95
A great resource to help broaden foods in a child's diet and expand a child’s sounds and words
Oral hypersensitivities often make it difficult for children with autism spectrum disorder to produce verbal language. This guide introduces an oral-motor protocol designed to enhance the child's ability to speak and eat by producing more normal movement patterns. It includes activities that can be incorporated into the child's daily schedule at home or at school for improved eating and speech development. The suggestions and activities will enable parents and professionals to broaden food varieties in a child's diet, increase a child's ability to accept touch inside and around the mouth, and expand the number of sounds and words produced by a child.
- Initiations and Interactions$19.95
Research shows that parents are the best teachers!
Research shows that an early start is the key to successful intervention for children with autism. This easy-to-read, well-researched book shows how to increase your child's skills and reduce negative behaviors at home. It provides examples of how parents can use use simple, everyday tools such as books, toys, visual schedules to teach skills at mealtime, bedtime, in the car, etc.. .Learn More
- Interoception Assessment Forms$24.95
The book Interoception: The Eighth Sensory System describes the clear link between interoception and important skills such as self-awareness, self-regulation, problem solving, intuition, and many more. In addition, to providing a clear explanation of and strategies for interoception challenges, author Kelly Mahler designed various assessments, included in this workbook, which give professionals and parents a new way to evaluate individuals with ASD and provide targeted strategies to overcome challenges.Learn More
- Interoception: The Eighth Sensory System$24.95
Interoception is a vital component to the emotional experience!
Many people take it for granted, but one of the most important skills we have is being able to understand signals from our body. How you know if you’re hungry, thirsty, tired, etc. are key abilities to live a healthy life. These are also skills that those with autism spectrum disorder tend to lack. Kelly Mahler’s newest book gives professionals and parents a new way to teach these skills to individuals with ASD. She describes the clear link between interoception and many important skills such as self-awareness, self-regulation, problem solving, intuition, and many more.Learn More
- Intimate Relationships and Sexual Health$29.95
Keep your student safe and informed. It is essential that all people, including those on the spectrum understand sexuality.
This comprehensive, well-researched curriculum fills a long-felt need in the autism community; a frank, up-to-date resource on sexuality tailored to the unique characteristics of high-functioning adolescents and adults with ASD. Using evidence-based practices, the authors present "all you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask/teach", taking into the consideration the autistic learning style. The curriculum comes complete with lessons, activities, downloadable handouts, resources, and more. All the handouts are created for easy duplication and individualization.Learn More