Resources

Organizations

  • The Hanen Centre
    • Fantastic center based in Canada which is world-renowned for parent and professional education materials for supporting children’s language and social learning
    •  More than Words
      • Education materials designed for parents of young children (5 and under) with autism spectrum disorder
      • Guidebook available for purchase from the Hanen site for $75
    • TalkAbility
      • Education materials designed for parents of verbal children with high-functioning autism or Asperger’s Syndrome
      • Guidebook available for purchase from the Hanen site for $54
  • Texas Autism Research & Resource Center (TARRC) 
    • Website supports individuals, families, and professionals by providing comprehensive information on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and the programs in Texas that provide essential services and supports to people affected by ASD

Instructional Guides

  • Facilitating Early Social Communication: From Theory to Practice by Pamela Rollins, MS, CCC/SLP, Ed.D., available from Autism & Aspergers Publishing Company beginning Summer 2014 (with Chapter 5 written by Michelle N. McFarlin, MS, CCC/SLP, Pamela R. Rollins, MS, CCC/SLP, Ed.D., Carol Hamer Trautman, MA, Ph.D., and Emily Kerr, MS, CCC/SLP)
  • Talk Ability  by Fern Sussman, published by the Hanen Centre (see above)

 

Memoirs

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