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The Gift of ADHD Activity Book: 101 Ways to Turn Your Child's Problems Into Strengths

By: Lara Honos-Webb

Parenting Children with ADHD: 10 Lessons that Medicine Cannot Teach

Kids with ADHD need to be loved and shown how to become successful adults.

Adhd: A Complete and Authoritative Guide...

offers parents balanced, reassuring, and authoritative information to help them understand and manage this...

By: Sherill Tippins, Michael I. Reiff

The ADHD Parenting Handbook

Parenting a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can be challenging and demanding.

By: Colleen Alexander-Roberts








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Autism is reaching epidemic proportions in this country and the world. To give you an idea of just how fast it’s growing, the U.S. population grew by 13% during the 1990s, disabilities grew at a rate of 16%, and autism grew at a rate of 172%! According to the Autism Society, within 10 years, the annual costs associated with care for individuals with autism will be $200–$400 billion dollars. Today, at least one out of 150 children born in the United States will develop autism. (In certain parts of the country, those rates are estimated to be 1 out of 100. Some predict that if by the year 2020 we do not make signifi­cant changes, 1 in every 10 children will be affected by autism. That’s why it’s so important to understand the predisposing factors that play a role in its develop­ment. With that understanding, we can not only help to recover those who are already affected, but can also help to prevent future cases and stem the tide of this epidemic.

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors.

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults and Children

By:  Timothy E. Wilens

Taking Charge of ADHD

Raising a child with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder is not easy.

By: Russell Barkley


Autistic Child and Teacher: Some Suggestions for Handling an Autistic Child

By: Vijay Kumar Grover, Ph. D.

The Miller Method - Developing the Capacities of Children on the Autism Spectrum - A. Miller (2007) BBS.pdf

The Miller Method: Developing the Capacities of Children on the Autism Spectrum

By: Arnold Miller with

Kristina Chrétien


Six Steps of Autism Care

Regional Autistic Spectrum Disorder Network for Northern Ireland

The Health and Social Care

Teaching At Home A New Approach To Tutoring Children With Autism And Asperger Syndrome.pdf

Teaching at Home

A New Approach to Tutoring Children with

Autism and Asperger Syndrome

By: Olga Holland

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching & Raising Children with Autism or Asperger's.pdf

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching & Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’s

By: Ellen Notbohm | Veronica Zysk

ADHD & Teens: A Parent's Guide to Making it through the Tough Years

By: Colleen Alexander-Roberts


A Grandparent’s Guide to Autism Autism

Speaks Family Support Tool Kit

This Tool Kit is specially designed for grandparents of children who have been diagnosed with autism.

A Parent’s Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder.pdf

A Parent’s Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder

ASD diagnosis is often a two-stage process. The first stage involves general developmental screening during well-child checkups with a pediatrician or an early childhood health care provider.