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Advice from Temple Grandin for parents – video about social skills, manners, and employment skills Apps for Autism Art of Charm: Advanced Social Skills Training for Top Performers Arthur episode on Asperger’s Syndrome: When Carl Met George (PBSKids) Aspects of Autism Translated – web site and blog by Judy Endow, adult woman on the spectrum; several articles translated into French Asper Kids, a web site and book designed to help those with Asperger’s Syndrome Aspien Girl, Aspien Powers, Aspien Women – books by Tania Marshall with a positive message for girls and women with Asperger’s Syndrome Autism Youth Ambassadors – high school and Franklin College, IN clubs dedicated to bridging the gap between individuals with and without autism Autistic Not Weird – insight from a former teacher with Asperger Syndrome Dan Coulter Articles about social issues Daniel Tiger Becomes a Boy with Autism’s Guide to Social Life – New York Times article about the PBS animated series Empathy Deficit in GIrls video – Emily Bazelon; the different ways autism affects girls and boys, and the empathy deficit young girls with autism often experience Growing up Autistic: 10 Tips for Teenagers with Asperger Syndrome or Mild Autism – Autistic Not Weird article by Chris Bonnello HANDS in Autism Kids Corner site – resources for kids on the spectrum, their siblings, and their friends Guinea Pigs are Autistic Child’s Best Friend – New York Times article by Jan Hoffman Learning Social Skills – book by Scott Bellini Dating on the Autism Spectrum – Atlantic Monthly article Free Educational Software from – for those not yet using a mouse or keyboard, helps to explain social outings The Hidden Curriculum – book by Brenda Smith Myles with practical suggestions and advice for how to teach and learn subtle social messages How to Be More Outgoing – a wonderful FREE resource with great advice from Social Pro How to Join a Social Circle & Make Friends in a Group – Autism Talk TV’s social skills series Life Propulsion – Simple & Effective Ways to get People with Asperger’s to Grow, Find & Pursue Their Dreams, and Experience Life to the Fullest – from Asperger Making (and Keeping) Friends: a Model for Social Skills Instruction from the Indiana Resource Center on Autism Model Me Kids – videos that teach social skills PREP for Social Success: A Guide for Parents of Children with Autism by Jamie Carter and Ahna O’Shaughnessy The Social Skills Picture Book – by Dr.
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