Informational Materials

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Social Story Tips and Sample

Brief tips and a sample social story for a hypothetical social situation.

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Tips and Ideas for Making Visuals to Support Young Children with Problem Behavior

Descriptions and photos of various visual support techniques.

Useful Links

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10 Best Assistive Tech Apps for Children with Autism

Looking for apps to help with education, daily life, and communication? We reveal the best assistive tech apps for children with autism.

American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)

National professional, scientific, and credentialing association for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students in those fields.

Dynavox Autism

Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices.

Hanen Centre

Promotes communication development in children who have language delays, autism spectrum disorders including Asperger’s Disorder, and language and literacy development.

Use Visual Strategies (Linda Hodgdon)

Introduction to using Visual Strategies to meet the communication needs of individuals who have an autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, or other communication and behavioral challenges.

Visual Tools from Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks has prepared a list of visual tools and aids to communication including their Visual Supports and Autism Spectrum Disorder Tool Kit.