Resources

The following is an assortment of resources in a variety of topics.

General:

National Association of School Psychologists (www.nasponline.org)
National Institute of Mental Health (www.nimh.nih.gov)
First 5 California (www.ccfc.ca.gov/help/special_needs.asp)
California Dept of Education – Special Education (www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/)
Disability Rights California (www.disabilityrightsca.org)
Parenting:

Love and Logic Institute (www.lovenadlogic.com)
Book: Parenting with Love and Logic (by: Cline and Fay)
Positive Parenting (www.positive-parents.org)
Positive Discipline (www.positivediscipline.com)
Book: Parenting from the Inside Out (by: Siegel and Hartzell)
“Gifted and Talented” or Exceptional Children:

Book: When gifted kids don’t have all the answers (by: Delisle and Galbraith)
Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
National Association of Gifted Children (NAGC)
Book: Parenting Gifted Children: The Authoritative Guide From the National Association for Gifted Children
Book: Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope With Explosive Feelings (by: Fonseca)
Book: Living With Intensity: Understanding the Sensitivity, Excitability, and the Emotional Development of Gifted Children, Adolescents, and Adults (by: Daniels and Piechowski)
Autism Spectrum Disorders:

Social Thinking website
Socially Curious Curiously Social: A Social Thinking Guidebook for Bright Teens and Young Adults (By: Michelle Garcia-Winner)
The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome (By: Tony Attwood)
Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals (By: Tony Attwood)
Asperger’s Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage, and Meltdowns (By: Brenda Smith Myles and Jack Southwick)