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"Децата аутисти. Десет неща, които можем да направим още сега, за да помогнем на детето с аутизъм", Джонатан Леви

"50 въпроса и отговора за аутизма. Наръчник за родители и специалисти", Българска школа по психоанализа

"Страхът Аутизъм", Роберто Моралес

"През моите очи – личния ми опит с аутизма", д-р Темпъл Грандин

"Аутизмът: Отвъд пределите на отчаянието", д-р Тинус Смитс

"Как да развием уменията за общуване и комуникация при деца с аутизъм и сходни комуникативни нарушения", Анна Манолова

"Арт терапия с деца от аутистичния спектър – ОТВЪД ДУМИТЕ", Кати Еванс, Янек Дубровски

"Как да живеем с аутизъм и синдром на Аспергер (Практически стратегии за родители и сециалисти)", Крис Уилямс, Бари Райт

"Диагностика и оценка на разстройства от аутистичния спектър", Анета Атанасова

"Поведенчески проблеми при аутизма", Джон Клемънтс

"Причината да скачам. Светът на един аутист", Наоки Хигашида



The First Year®: Autism Spectrum Disorders: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed Child by First Signs founder and president, Nancy D. Wiseman [Read reviews].

Could It Be Autism? A Parent’s Guide to the First Signs and Next Steps by First Signs founder and president, Nancy D. Wiseman

Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum by Chantal Sicile-Kira

The Autism Sourcebook by Karen Siff Exkorn

What You Can Do Right Now to Help Your Child with Autism  Jonathan Levy (Author)

Autism Spectrum Disorders from A to Z by Barbara T. Doyle, and Emily Doyle Iland

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Identification, Education, and Treatmentby Dianne Zager

Autism Treatment Guide by Elizabeth King Gerlach
Autism Spectrum Disorders: From Theory to Practice (2nd Edition) Laura J. Hall (Author)

A Parent’s Guide to Autism: Answers to the Most Common Questions by Charles A. Hart

Educating Children with Autism by National Research Council

Engaging Autism by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, Ph.D.

Stress and Coping in Autism by M. Grace Baron, June Groden, Gerald Groden, and Lewis P. Lipsitt

Targeting Autism by Shirley Cohen

The World of the Autistic Child by Bryna Siegel, Ph.D.

Helping Children with Autism Learn: Treatment Approaches for Parents and Professionals by Bryna Siegel (Author)

Overcoming Autism: Finding the Answers, Strategies, and Hope That Can Transform a Child Life by Lynn Kern Koegel (Author), Claire LaZebnik (Author)

Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm (Author)

Functional Behavior Assessment for People With Autism: Making Sense of Seemingly Senseless Behavior (Topics in Autism) by Beth A. (Author), Ph.D. Glasberg (Author)

Stop That Seemingly Senseless Behavior!: FBA-based Interventions for People with Autism (Topics in Autism) by Beth Glasberg (Ph.D. BCBA) (Author)

Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm (Author), Veronica Zysk (Contributor)

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’s, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition by Ellen Notbohm (Author), Veronica Zysk (Author), Temple Grandin (Foreword)

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Interventions and Treatments for Children and Youth by Richard Simpson (Author), Sonja R. de Boer-Ott (Author), Deborah Griswold (Author), Brenda Smith Myles (Author), Sara E. Byrd (Author), Jennifer Ganz (Author), Katherine Tapscott Cook (Author), Kaye L. Otten (Author), Josefa Ben-Arieh (Author), Sue Ann Kline (Author), Lisa Garriott Adams (Author)

Facing Autism: Giving Parents Reasons for Hope and Guidance for Help by Lynn M. Hamilton

Healing and Preventing Autism: A Complete Guide by Jenny McCarthy (Author), Dr. Jerry Kartzinel (Author)

A Practical Guide to Autism: What Every Parent, Family Member, and Teacher Needs to Know by Fred R. Volkmar (Author), Lisa A. Wiesner (Author)

Autism Life Skills: From Communication and Safety to Self-Esteem and More – 10 Essential Abilities Every Child Needs and Deserves to Learn by Chantal Sicile-Kira (Author)

How to Teach Life Skills to Kids with Autism or Asperger’s by Jennifer McIlwee Myers (Author), Temple Grandin (Foreword)

Children with Autism: A Parent’s Guide by Michael D. Powers (Editor)

Children with High-Functioning Autism: A Parent’s Guide by Claire Hughes-Lynch (Author)

The Autism Acceptance Book: Being a Friend to Someone With Autism [Spiral-bound] by Ellen Sabin (Author, Illustrator)

Simple Strategies That Work! Helpful Hints for All Educators of Students With Asperger Syndrome, High-Functioning Autism, and Related Disabilities by Brenda Smith Myles (Author), Diane Adreon (Author), Dena Gitlitz (Author)

Self-Help Skills for People with Autism: A Systematic Teaching Approach (Topics in Autism) by Stephen R. Anderson (Author), Amy L. Jablonski (Author), Vicki Madaus Knapp (Author), Marcus L Thomeer (Author)

Visual Supports for People with Autism: A Guide for Parents and Professionals (Topics in Autism) by Marlene J. Cohen (Author), Donna L. Sloan (Author)

Аспергер синдром и Високо функциониращ аутизъм

A Parent’s Guide to Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism: How to Meet the Challenges and Help Your Child Thrive by Sally Ozonoff (Author), Geraldine Dawson (Author), James McPartland (Author)

Can I Tell You About Asperger Syndrome?: A Guide for Friends and Family by Jude Welton (Author), Jane Telford (Illustrator)

What It Is to Be Me!: An Asperger Kid Book by Angela Wine (Author)

Asperger’s, Huh? A Child’s Perspective by John Strachan and Rosina G. Schnurr

Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals by Tony Attwood, Ph.D.

Asperger Syndrome: A Practical Guide for Teachers, by Val Cumine, Julia Leach and Gill Stevenson

Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence by Teresa Bolick, Ph.D.

Asperger Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage And Meltdowns by Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D., and Jack Southwick

Asperger’s Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World [ILLUSTRATED] by Brenda Smith Myles and Katherine Tapscott Cook

Asperger’s and Self-Esteem: Insight and Hope Through Famous Role Models By Norm Ledgin

Asperger’s: What Does It Mean to Me? By Catherine Faherty

Autism Aspergers: Solving the Relationship Puzzle–A New Developmental Program that Opens the Door to Lifelong Social and Emotional Growth by Steven E. Gutstein, Ph.D.

The OASIS Guide to Asperger Syndrome: Completely Revised and Updated: Advice, Support, Insight, and Inspiration by Patricia Romanowski Bashe, Barbara L. Kirby, Simon Baron-Cohen, Tony Attwood

Our Journey Through High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome: A Roadmap, Linda Andron (Editor), et al.

Working Together for a Brighter Future: Unique Approaches for Educating High Functioning Students with Autism by Marilyn F. Hays and Veronica Zysk

Understanding Asperger’s Syndrome: Fast Facts–A Guide for Teachers and Educators to Address the Needs of the Student by Emily L Burrows and Sheila J Wagner

Лични истории на семейства

Autism through a Sister’s Eyes by Eve B. Band and Emily Hecht

A Real Boy by Christina Adams

A Slant of Sun: One Child’s Courage by Beth Kephart

A Wild Ride Up the Cupboards by Ann Bauer

Breaking Autism’s Barriers: A Father’s Story by Bill Davis, Wendy Goldband Schunick (Contributor)

Daniel Isn’t Talking by Marti Leimbach

Dear Charlie – A Grandfather’s Love Letter to his Grandson with Autism by Earle P. Martin

Exiting Nirvana: A Daughter’s Life with Autism by Clara Claiborne Park

Just This Side of Normal: Glimpses into Life with Autism by Elizabeth K Gerlach

Laughing & Loving with Autism: A Collection of „Real Life“ Warm & Humorous Stories by Wayne Gilpin

More Laughing and Loving with Autism by Wayne Gilpin

Much More Laughing and Loving with Autism by Wayne Gilpin

Let Me Hear Your Voice by Catherine Maurice

Making Peace with Autism: One Family’s Story of Struggle, Discovery, and Unexpected Gifts by Susan Senator

The Siege : A Family’s Journey into the World of an Autistic Child by Clara Claiborne Park

The Sound of a Miracle: A Child’s Triumph Over Autism by Annabel Stehli

Strange Son by Portia Iversen

There’s a Boy in Here by Judy and Sean Barron

Voices from the Spectrum edited by Cindy N. Ariel and Robert A. Naseef

Louder Than Words: A Mother’s Journey in Healing Autism by Jenny McCarthy (Author)

Mother Warriors: A Nation of Parents Healing Autism Against All Odds by Jenny McCarthy (Author)

Parenting a Child With Asperger Syndrome: 200 Tips and Strategies by Brenda Boyd (Author)

Терапия и въздействие


Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)

Activity Schedules for Children with Autism: Teaching Independent Behavior by Lynn E. McClannahan, Ph.D. & Patricia J. Krantz, Ph.D.

Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism: A Manual for Parents and Professionals by Catherine Maurice, Gina Green and Stephen Luce

A Work in Progress: Behavior Management Strategies and a Curriculum for Intensive Behavioral Treatment of Autism by Ron Leaf (Author), John McEachin (Author)

Making a Difference : Behavioral Intervention for Autism, Catherine Maurice, et al

Right From The Start: Intensive Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism- A Guide for Parents and Professionals by Sandra L. Harris, Ph.D. and Mary Jane Weiss, Ph.D.

Teaching Individuals With Developmental Delays: Basic Intervention Techniques by O. Ivar Lovaas

Teaching Developmentally Disabled Children: The ME Book by Ivar Lovaas

The ABA Program Companion: Organizing Quality Programs for Children with Autism and PDD by J. Tyler Fovel

DIR Method (Floortime)

The Child With Special Needs: Encouraging Intellectual and Emotional Growth by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, Ph.D.

Infancy and Early Childhood: The Practice of Clinical Assessment and Intervention with Emotional and Developmental Challenges by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D.

Intensive Interaction

The Intensive Interaction Handbook by Dave Hewett, Mark Barber, Graham Firth

Intensive Interaction: Theoretical Perspectives by Dave Hewett

Son-Rise Program

Son-Rise: The Miracle Continues by Barry Neil Kaufman and Raun Kaufman

TEACCH Program

Behavioral Issues in Autism (Current Issues in Autism) by Gary Mesibov and Eric Schopler

Parent Survival Manual: A Parent Guide to Crisis Resolution in Autism and Related Developmental Disorders by Eric Schopler



Логопедична терапия (езикова и говорна терапия)

Do-Watch-Listen-Say: Social and Communication Intervention for Children with Autism by Kathleen Ann Quill

Handbook of Augmentative and Alternative Communication by Sharon L. Glennen (Editor), Denise C. Decoste (Editor)

Language Disorders From Infancy Through Adolescence: Assessment & Intervention by Rhea Paul

More Than Words: A Guide to Helping Parents Promote Communication and Social Skills in Children by Fern Sussman

Teaching Children with Autism: Strategies to Enhance Communication and Socialization by Kathleen Ann Quill

Teach Me Language: A Language Manual for children with autism, Asperger’s syndrome and related developmental disorders by Lorelei, B.A. Dake, Sabrina K. Freeman, Isaac Tamir

Thinking About You, Thinking About Me by Michelle Garcia Winner

Visual Strategies for Improving Communication : Practical Supports for School & Home by Linda Hodgdon

Let’s Talk Together – Home Activities for Early Speech & Language Development by Cory Poland (Author), Amy Chouinard (Author)

Picture Exchange Communication

Pecs – The Picture Exchange Communication System by Andrew S. Bondy, Lori A. Frost

Психомоторна терапия

Occupational Therapy for Children, Jane Case-Smith (Editor), Anne S. Allen (Editor)

Occupational Therapy for Children With Special Needs: Occupational Therapy for Children With Problems in Learning, Co-Ordination, Language, and Behavior, Elaine Wilson (Editor), Helen Edwards

1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities: Creative Ideas for Therapy Sessions [Spiral-bound] by Ayelet H. Danto (Author), Michelle Pruzansky (Author)

Taking Care of Myself: A Hygiene, Puberty and Personal Curriculum for Young People with Autism by Mary Wrobel

Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism and Related Disorders by Maria Wheeler

Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or Other Developmental Issues, 2nd Edition by Maria Wheeler (Author), Carol Stock Kranowitz M.A. (Foreword)

Сензорно-интегративна терапия

Answers to Questions Teachers Ask about Sensory Integration: Forms, Checklists, and Practical Tools for Teachers and Parents by Jane Koomar, Carol Kranowitz, Stacey Szklut, Lynn Balzer-Martin, Elizabeth Haber, Deanna Iris Sava

Asperger’s Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World [ILLUSTRATED] by Brenda Smith Myles and Katherine Tapscott Cook

Building Bridges Through Sensory Integration: Therapy for Children with Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders by Paula Aquilla, Shirley Sutton, and Ellen Yack

The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Integration Dysfunction by Carol Stock Kranowitz, M.A.

The Out-of-Sync Child Has Fun, Revised Edition: Activities for Kids with Sensory Processing Disorder by Carol Kranowitz (Author)

Growing an In-Sync Child: Simple, Fun Activities to Help Every Child Develop, Learn, and Grow by Carol Kranowitz (Author), Joye Newman (Author)

Sensory Integration and the Child by A. Jean Ayres

Unlocking the Mysteries of Sensory Dysfunction: A Resource for Anyone Who Works With, or Lives With, a Child with Sensory Issues by Elizabeth Anderson, and Pauline Emmons

Съпътстващи терапии

Терапия с животни

Handbook on Animal-Assisted Therapy : Theoretical Foundations and Guidelines for Practice, Aubrey H. Fine (Editor)

Арт терапия

Reaching the Child with Autism Through Art: Practical, "Fun" Activities to Enhance Motor Skills and Improve Tactile and Concept Awareness by Toni Flowers

Art as an Early Intervention Tool for Children With Autism by Nicole Martin (Author)

Art Therapy Sourcebook (Sourcebooks) by Cathy Malchiodi (Author)


Good Music, Brighter Children : Simple and Practical Ideas to Help Transform Your Child’s Life Through the Power of Music by Sharlene Habermeyer

The Mozart Effect : Tapping the Power of Music to Heal the Body, Strengthen the Mind and Unlock the Creative Spirit by Don G. Campbell

Music Therapy: Another Path to Learning and Communication for Children in the Autism Spectrum by Betsey King Brunk


The New Language of Toys : Teaching Communication Skills to Children With Special Needs : A Guide for Parents and Teachers by Joan E. Heller Miller, Sue, Phd Schwartz, Sue Schwarts

The New Language of Toys: Teaching Communication Skills to Children With Special Needs, a Guide for Parents and Teachers by Sue Schwartz (Author)

Play and Imagination in Children With Autism (Special Education Series (New York, N.Y.)).by Pamela J. Wolfberg

Replays: Using Play to Enhance Emotional And Behavioral Development for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder by Karen Levine and Naomi Chedd

Социални истории

Comic Strip Conversations by Carol Gray

The New Social Story Book, Revised and Expanded 10th Anniversary Edition: Over 150 Social Stories that Teach Everyday Social Skills to Children with Autism or Asperger’s Syndrome, and their Peers by Carol Gray (Author), Tony Attwood (Foreword)

Социални умения

Incorporating Social Goals in the Classroom: A Guide for Teachers and Parents with High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome by Rebecca A. Moyes

Navigating the Social World: A Curriculum for Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism and Related Disorders by Jeanette McAfee, M.D. and Dr. Tony Attwood

Social Skills Activities for Special Children by Darlene Mannix

Life Skills Activities for Special Children by Jossey-Bass (Teacher) Darlene Mannix (Author)

Social Skills Training for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome and Social-Communications Problems by Dr. Jed Baker

Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond by Dr. Jed Baker

The Social Skills Picture Book Teaching play, emotion, and communication to children with autism by Dr. Jed Baker

Teaching Children With Autism to Mind-Read : A Practical Guide for Teachers and Parents by Patricia Howlin (Editor), Simon Baron-Cohen, Hadwin

Thinking About You, Thinking About Me by Michelle Garcia Winner

101 Games and Activities for Children With Autism, Asperger’s and Sensory Processing Disorders by Tara Delaney (Author)

Play to Grow! Over 200 Games Designed to Help Your Special Child Develop Fundamental Social Skills [Spiral-bound] by Bryn Hogan (Foreword), Tali Field Berman (Author), Abby Rappaport (Author)

Steps to Independence: Teaching Everyday Skills to Children with Special Needs by Bruce L. Baker (Author), Alan J. Brightman (Author)

Диети и медикаменти

Special Diets for Special Kids, Volumes 1 and 2 Combined: Over 200 REVISED and NEW gluten-free casein-free recipes, plus research on the positive ... ADHD, allergies, celiac disease, and more! by Lisa Lewis Ph.D. (Author)

The Autism & ADHD Diet: A Step-by-Step Guide to Hope and Healing by Living Gluten Free and Casein Free (GFCF) and Other Interventions by Barrie Silberberg (Author)

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, Updated and Revised: The Ultimate Guide to the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet by Pamela Compart M.D. (Author), Dana Laake R.D.H. M.S. L.D.N. (Author)

Special-Needs Kids Eat Right: Strategies to Help Kids on the Autism Spectrum Focus, Learn, and Thrive by Judy Converse (Author)

Special-Needs Kids Go Pharm-Free: Nutrition-Focused Tools to Help Minimize Meds and Maximize Health and Well-Being by Judy Converse (Author)

Taking the Mystery Out of Medications in Autism/Asperger’s Syndromes by Luke Tsai M.D. (Author), Gary B Mesibov PH.D. (Foreword)

Книги за деца

В помощ на другите деца да разберат децата със специални нужди

Asperger’s: What Does It Mean to Me? By Catherine Faherty

Everything You Need to Know When a Brother or Sister Is Autistic (Need to Know Library) by Marsha Sarah Rosenberg

Ian’s Walk : A Story About Autism by Laurie Lears, Karen Ritz (Illustrator), Judith Mathews (Editor)

Little Rainman: Autism–Through the Eyes of a Child by Karen Simmons

My Friend with Autism: A Coloring Book for Peers and Siblings by Beverly Bishop

Siblings of Children With Autism : A Guide for Families (Topics in Autism) by Sandra L. Harris

Sibshops: Workshops for Siblings of Children with Special Needs by Donald J. Meyer, M.Ed.& Patricia F. Vadasy, M.P.H.

The Sixth Sense II by Carol Gray

Special People, Special Ways by Arlene Maguire

Trevor Trevor by Diane Twachtman-Cullen

Views from Our Shoes : Growing Up With a Brother or Sister With Special Needs by Donald J. Meyer (Editor), Cary Pillo (Illustrator)

Забавни и развиващи игри и дейности за децата със специални нужди

101 Activities for Kids in Tight Spaces : At the Doctor’s Office, on Car, Train, and Plane Trips, Home Sick in Bed by Carol Stock Kranowitz

365 TV-Free Activities You Do With Your Child by Steven J. Bennett, Ruth Bennett

365 Outdoor Activities You Can Do With Your Child by Steven J. Bennett, Ruth Bennett (Contributor)

Baby Minds : Brain-Building Games Your Baby Will Love by Linda, Ph.D. Acredolo, Susan, Ph.D. Goodwyn

Child’s Play : 200 Instant Crafts and Activities for Preschoolers by Leslie Hamilton

Baby Play (Gymboree) by Wendy Masi Ph.D (Author), Roni Cohen Leiderman (Author), Dr. Wendy S. Masi (Author), Dr. Roni Cohen Leiderman (Author)

Theraplay : Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play by Ann Marshak Jernberg, Phyllis B. Booth

Thinking Games : To Play With Your Child : Easy Ways to Develop Creative and Critical Thinking Skills by Cheryl Gerson Tuttle, Penny Paquette (Contributor)