[autism,social,treatment] The Handbook of Autism: a Guide for Parents and Professionals (London: Travistock/Routledge, 1991). This book is not about autism but is an important reference in psychological practice. [autism,disability,bibliography] Tales from the Table: Five Accounts of Lovaas Intervention With Children on the Autistic Spectrum (Jessica Kingsley Pub, forthcoming). Our Journey Through High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome: A Roadmap (Jessica Kingsley Pub, 2001).
Note that there have been numerous changes since DSM III which affect the diagnoses of Autism and related disorders. ISBN: 0890420629 (paperback, 886 pages, June 1994); ISBN: 0890420610 (hardcover, 886 pages, July 1994). ISBN: 1843103060 (paperback, 160 pages, due 5/15/2006). Forewords by Tony Attwood and Liane Holliday Willey. [autism,aspergers,account] Voices from the Spectrum: Parents, Grandparents, Siblings, People With Autism, And Professionals Share Their Wisdom (Jessica Kingsley Pub, forthcoming).
It is the natural way in which we interpret, predict, and participate in social behavior and communication.
We ascribe mental states to people: states such as thoughts, desires, knowledge, and intentions.
-- John Wobus, 2/27/00 (Bibliography data below last revised 02/01/09 To assist you in finding a book on a particular subject, each entry has a label with one or more keywords listed as: [keyword,keyword,...].
Note that the labeling is in no sense complete, e.g.
I will leave it to others to tackle such a list (I believe The Indiana Resource Center for Autism maintains such a list as does the Autism Research Unit of the University of Sunderland, England).[autism,account] The Other Half of Asperger Syndrome: A Guide to an Intimate Relationship with a Partner who has Asperger Syndrome (London: The National Autistic Society, 2001). Also available in UK: 1993, published by the National Autistic Society. The author is associated with Play Therapy and wrote a book on the subject.ISBN: 1899280375 ; ISBN: 1931282048 (paperback, 88 pages, Autism Asperger Publishing Company, 2002). On understanding the communicative function of autistic behaviour. The story is about Dibs who the book does not label autistic, but though the book describes him to be emotionally disturbed, the symptoms described include those associated with autism. Reader: easy to understand information on the sensory system. [autism,si,treatment] Instructional procedures for educating students with autism in the communication disorders program : project replication guide (De Kalb, Ill.: School Association for Special Education-Du Page, 1984). [autism,se] Social Skills Training for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome and Social-Communications Problems (Autism Asperger Publishing Company, 2003). [autism,se,social,aspergers,adolescent] Preparing for Life: The Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for Those with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome (Future Horizons, 2006). [autism,adolescent] Asperger's Syndrome: Intervening in Schools, Clinics, and Communities (Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004). Update of Clinical Assessment Options for Children with Autism and Related Disorders published April 1997, incorporating conclusions from second DAN! There has been a third conference in San Diego in September, 1997.[autism,aspergers,adult] Asperger's Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals (London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1998). Reader: clear, sympathetic and full of understanding. [autism,aspergers,parent,intro] Why does Chris do that? ISBN: 0345339258 (paperback, 220 pages, reissue edition 1990). ISBN: 0345303350 (paperback, Reissue edition, Ballantine, 1982); ISBN: 0443040613 (hardcover, 350 pages, Churchill Livingston 1989). [autism,si,treatment,account] Sensory Integration and the Child (Los Angeles, California: Western Psychological Services, 1979). ISBN: 0805845704 (hardcover, 298 pages); ISBN: 0805845712 (paperback, 298 pages). [autism,treatment] Autism: Effective Biomedical Treatments (Have We Done Everything We Can For This Child? Social Skills Activities for Parents and Teachers of Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Including Asperger Syndrome and Autism (Autism Asperger Publishing Co., 2006). [autism,social,aspergers] The Essential Difference: The Truth about the Male and Female Brain (Perseus Publishing, 2003). ISBN: 0738208442 (hardcover, 256 pages); ISBN: 046500556X (paperback, 271 pages, Basic Books, 2004).[autism,account,play] Play Therapy: The Inner Dynamics of Childhood (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1947). [autism,play] Love, Jean: Inspiration for Families Living with Dysfunction of Sensory Integration (Crestport Press, 2004). [autism,aspergers] Clinical Assessment Options for Children with Autism and Related Disorders (1996). Protocol for medical practitioners compiled from 1995 Dallas medical conference, "Defeat Autism Now! Outlines biomedical tests, conclusions to be drawn, and followup. Individuality In An Epidemic) (Autism Research Institute, 2005). [general,autism] Mindblindness: An Essay on Autism and Theory of Mind (Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1995).