General Resources

Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism is an excellent resource site with the tagline “What you need to know: from autistic people, professionals and parents”. Highly recommended for finding out what’s new and valid in the world of autism. Their website is (they also have a Facebook page).

Reference Books:

“Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity” (2015) written by Steve Silberman

"Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism” (2015) written by Dr. Barry Prizant

“The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome” (2008) written by Dr. Tony Atwood 

Communication Development Program:

“More Than Words” - Hanen Language Centre program for children on the autism spectrum

© Sheila Bell, Speech-Language Pathologist, “Autism and the Art of Communication” ~ 2015