Articles

 

AUTISM SPECTRUM

Huntsberry, Shannon. (2016). The "Invisible End" of the Autism Continuum. Unpublished - Essay for those interested in learning more about the experience of those less visibly affected by ASD. 

Notbohm, Ellen. Ten Things Your Student With Autism Wishes You Knew. (Excerpt - 2006.) http://www.ellennotbohm.com/ellens-books/ten-things-your-student-with-autism-wishes-you-knew/excerpt/

Wimp.com Blogpost - 30 People with Autism Describe What It Is Really Like http://www.wimp.com/30-people-with-autism-describe-what-its-really-like/30/ Brief, anonymous vignettes describing life with ASD.

Cresswell-Plant, John. How to Calm A Person with Autism.  http://linkis.com/autism.baydakh.com/i/zSTJp Blogpost from: Autism.

 

EDUCATION/EMPLOYMENT/TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD

Bissonette, Barbara. 2017. "Should You Disclose Asperger Syndrome to Your Employer?" 

Clark, Kim.  9 College Scholarships for Students With Learning Disabilities - http://time.com/money/4556487/college-scholarships-students-with-learning-disabilities/ - Nov. 2016.

Garcia Winner, Michelle. 2017. Ten Levels to Living Independently.   https://www.socialthinking.com/Articles?name=10-Levels-to-Living-Independently&utm_source=newsletter_jun_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=article_10levelstolivingindependently&j=49740&sfmc_sub=19628824&l=Constant%20Contact&u=2507918&mid=7288151&jb=98

Grandin, Temple, Ph.D. "Transition to Employment and Independent Living for Individuals with Autism and Aspergers." http://www.grandin.com/inc/transition.employment.autism.aspergers.html

Jamison, Kelly, for College Internship Program. Making the Most of Your Internship: 5 Tips to Tackle Challenges with Task Initiationhttp://cipworldwide.org/cip-blog/making-the-most-of-your-internship-5-tips-to-tackle-challenges-with-task-initiation/

Jones, Rachele, J., Ed.D. Autism Advocate, 4th Edition, Vol. 9. "I Hate Change: Helping Those with Asperger's Syndrome Transition Between Jobs Successfully." https://www.autism-society.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/i-hate-change.pdf  

Joyce, Susan P.  Sample Job Interview Thank You Email. https://www.job-hunt.org/job_interviews/sample-interview-thank-you-email.shtml  How to write effective post-interview thank you notes.

Joyce, Susan P.  Turning Rejection into Opportunityhttps://www.job-hunt.org/onlinejobsearchguide/article_rejection-into-opportunity.shtml  Advice on how to use a thank you letter to position yourself for the future when you are rejected from an application.

National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth. 2011. Helping Youth Develop Soft Skills for Job Success: Tips for Parents and Families http://www.ncwd-youth.info/sites/default/files/infobrief_issue28_0.pdf

PBS NEWSHOUR Podcast, August 9, 2016 at 6:35 PM EDT- Giving adults with autism the skills to build independent lives - http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/giving-adults-autism-skills-build-independent-lives/ One pilot program in Arizona sets out changes the lives of adults with ASD.

Perler, Seth. (2017). EF In-depth: Your guide To Why Executive Function s The Most Important Concept We Must Understand In Order To Help Struggling Students Succeed.  http://sethperler.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/EFWHITESHEET.pdf

 

PARENTING

Mallon, Carolyn, RN. If Punishments Don’t Work for ADHD Kids. What Does? - http://addresources.org/if-punishments-dont-work-for-adhd-kids-what-does/ Blog posted on addresources.org.

Mitchell, Lynn, MSW. "It’s Not a Secret: Why Disclosure is Important" A discussion of issues concerning when and how to tell your child he or she has ASD, and how to disclose your child's diagnosis to others. http://www.aane.org/not-secret-disclosure-important/

 

RESEARCH

Robison, John Elder. An Experimental Autism Treatment Cost Me My Marriage - New York TImes.  http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/18/an-experimental-autism-treatment-cost-me-my-marriage/?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

 

STRESS MANAGEMENT

Michele Spring, Blog. "Can't do the Om Thing? 5 Alternatives to Traditional Meditation." March 23, 2015.  http://www.thepaleomom.com/2015/03/guest-post-by-michele-spring-cant-do-the-om-thing-5-alternatives-t

 

TWICE-EXCEPTIONALITY

Amend, Beaver-Gavin, Schuler, and Beights, 2008. Giftedness/Asperger's Disorder Checklist (GADC) - Prereferral Checklist http://mcgt.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/%CB%86x-Giftedness-Asp.Dis_.Checklist.pdf

Gallagher, Shelagh A. and Gallagher, James J. Giftedness and Asperger's Syndrome: A New Agenda for Educationhttp://www.hoagiesgifted.net/eric/fact/asperger.pdf - From Understanding Our Gifted, 14(2), Winter, 2002.