Websites & Blogs autismspeaks.org-One of the leading autism science and advocacy organizations. Autism Speaks provides a comprehensive resource guide for all states. The site also boasts an impressive list of apps that parents may find useful, including games that focus on communication and social skills. theautismblog.seattlechildrens.org - This blog is designed to be a resource
Everyone has heard of the Caldecott Medal and the Newbery Medal as they are prestigious awards for children’s literature from the American Library Association. There are many other awards for children’s literature, as well. Have you ever heard of the Schneider Family Book Award? It honors “an author or illustrator for a book that embodies
Often times children with autism are visual learners. There are some great apps and software available with pictures to appeal to this learning style. Such are straightforward and the language is clear and idioms are not used, which is easier to process and understand. Here are a few apps that come recommended. Share some others that you use, too.