Parent & Student Resources

"A Practical Guide to Autism: What Every Parent, Family Member, and Teacher Needs to Know" Volkmar

A resource for everyone who knows an idividual with a developmental disability or Autism written by Fred Volkmar.

https://www.amazon.com/Practical-Guide-Autism-Parent-Teacher/dp/0470394730/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1471448406&sr=1-1&keywords=a+practical+guide+to+autism

"In a Different Key: The Story of Autism" by John Donvan and Caren Zucker

A great read about the history of Autism from the start until now!

https://www.amazon.com/Different-Key-Story-Autism/dp/0307985679/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1471448331&sr=1-1&keywords=in+a+different+key+the+story+of+autism

"Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism" by Ron Suskind

A great story written by a parent dealing with Autism. There has also recently been a film created!

https://www.amazon.com/Life-Animated-Sidekicks-Heroes-Autism/dp/1423180364

"Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism" by Barry M. Prizant

"Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism " is an easy to read book written by Barry M. Prizant.

https://www.amazon.com/Uniquely-Human-Different-Seeing-Autism/dp/1476776237

IDS Montgomery County

http://www.montcopa.org/150/Behavioral-HealthDevelopmental-Disabilit

OVR Montgomery County

http://montgomery.pa.networkofcare.org/mh/services/agency.aspx?pid=OfficeofVocationalRehabilitation_801_2_0

Philadelphia Autism Project Resource

A current iniative in neighboring Philadelphia County is working to use stakeholders to make major political and policy change for those with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

http://www.paautism.org/phillyautismproject

Social Thinking

Michelle Garcia Winner's Social Thinking

https://www.socialthinking.com/LandingPages/Mission