Listings in Publications
Autism Spectrum Disorder and De-escalation Strategies
This practical guide provides a complete picture of how non-physical and physical interventions can be used to manage behaviour and keep children with autism spectrum disorders or emotional, social and behavioural difficulties safe.
The Superhero Heart: Explaining Autism to Brothers and Sisters
This story speaks to children who have a brother or sister with autism. It explains how we are all different to each other, and how the sibling has special powers, which help them in the trickier moments where the child might feel rejection.
My Friend Sam: A Story About Introducing a Child with Autism to Nursery School
This accessible and affectionate book uses simple wording and delightful colour pictures to describe some of the difficulties that young children with autism may have, and also some of the things they are very good at.
A First Look At: Autism: I See Things Differently
This reassuring picture book explains what autism is in simple terms, helping children with siblings or classmates with autism understand what everyday life feels like from a child with autism's perspective.
A Real Boy
This extraordinarily moving account describes the heartbreak, and the unexpected joy, of autism. With raw honesty, Christopher and Nicola Stevens lay bare their experiences, which are by turns harrowing, hilarious, and inspirational.
The Reason I Jump: one boy's voice from the silence of autism
Written by Naoki Higashida when he was only thirteen, this remarkable book provides a rare insight into the often baffling behaviour of autistic children. Using a question and answer format, Naoki explains things like why he talks loudly.