Autism Resources

Resources with information on sensory integration
and sensory processing disorder

Toilet Training For Individuals With Autism Or Other Developmental Issues Maria Wheeler

Book

Toilet Training For Individuals With Autism Or Other Developmental Issues Maria Wheeler

Book

Toilet Training For Individuals With Autism Or Other Developmental Issues Maria Wheeler

An excellent, straight forward book on toilet training for individuals with autism and those with sensory processing problems. Practical…

The Reason I Jump Naoki Higashida

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The Reason I Jump Naoki Higashida

Book

The Reason I Jump Naoki Higashida

Written by a 13 year old boy with autism spectrum disorder, this book provides excellent insight into the world…

Temple Grandin

Video

Temple Grandin

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Temple Grandin

An excellent film on the life of Temple Grandin. It provides really helpful insight into the difficulties Temple encountered…

Social Stories Creator

Website

Social Stories Creator

Website

Social Stories Creator

A free app available through iTunes store for creating your own social stories.

Sleep: A guide for parents

Book

Sleep: A guide for parents

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Sleep: A guide for parents

Cerebra have produced a very informative guide to help parents understand sleep problems in children with intellectual disability and…

National Autistic Society

Website

National Autistic Society

Website

National Autistic Society

Very useful website of the UK National Autistic Society. Resources, advice and support, local support groups. Membership to the…

My Child’s Different Elaine Halligan

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My Child’s Different Elaine Halligan

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My Child’s Different Elaine Halligan

This book explores the enabling role that parents can play in getting the best out of children who are…

MindEd

Website

MindEd

Website

MindEd

A free e-learning resource on children’s and young people’s mental health for professionals, volunteers and families.

House Rules Jodie Picoult

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House Rules Jodie Picoult

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House Rules Jodie Picoult

Fiction book from best selling author Jodie Picoult looking at what it means to be different in our society…

Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8 Naoki Higashida

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Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8 Naoki Higashida

Book

Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8 Naoki Higashida

This book challenges commonly held beliefs and attitudes about individuals with autism and especially those who are non-verbal communicators.