Autism & Special Needs
Engaging Autism: The Floortime Approach to Helping ChildrenRelate, Communicate and Think. By Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, Ph.D. (2006), Perseus Books.
The Child with Special Needs: Encouraging Intellectual and Emotional Growth. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, Ph.D. (1997), Perseus Books
The Boy Who Loved Windows: Opening the Heart and Mind of a Child Threatened with Autism. By Patricia Stacey (2004), DaCapo Press
Mind Builders Books
You Won't Want to Miss These
Now ISee the Moon: a mother, a son, a miracle. By Elaine Hall, 2010
NurturingChildren and Families. Building on the Legacy of T. Berry Brazelton. By Barry M. Lester (editor) and Joshua D. Sparrow (editor), 2010
TheLearning Tree. Overcoming Learning Disabilities from the Ground Up. By Stanley I. Greenspan, & Nancy Thorndike Greenspan, 2010
ComprehensiveAssessment and Intervention using the DIR/Floortime Model. By Sherri Cawn, MA, CCC-SLP. Published by ASHA, 2011.
Autistic-Like:Graham's Story A Film By Erik Linhorst
AutismSolutions: How To Create a Healthy and Meaningful Life for your Child By Ricki Robinson, M.D., MPH, 2010
Regulatory Sensory Processing
Managementof Motor Disorders of Children with Cerebral Palsy; Edited by David Scrutton; 1984 Spastics International Medical Publication (Lavenham Press Ltd, Lavenham, Suffolk)
OnIntelligence by Jeff Hawkins with Sandra Blakeslee; An Owl Book, Henry Holt and Company, New York; 2004
OccupationalTherapy for Children; Edited by Jane Case Smith OTR/L, FAOTA; Mosby, A Harcourt Health Science Company, St Lois, London, Philidelphia, Sydney, Toronto; 2001
TheMind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force; Jeffrey Schwartz, MD and Sharon Begley; Harper Collins Publications, New York; 2002
SensoryIntegration: Theory and Practice by Anita C. Bundy, Shelly J. Lane
, Anne G. Fisher, Elizabeth A. Murray, F. A. Davis Company;
Componentsof Normal Movement During the First Year of Life and Abnormal Motor Movement; Lois Bly – NDT Association Publications 1983
Developmental Dyspraxia andAdult Onset Apraxia; A Jean Ayres, OTR, PhD; Sensory Integration International, Torrance, CA.1985
Sensory Integration and theChild, 25th Anniversary Edition; A Jean Ayres, PTR, PhD; Pediatric Therapy Network, Torrance, CA
Healthy Child Development
The Challenging Child: Understanding, Raising, and Enjoying the Five"Difficult" Types of Children. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. with Jacqui Salmon. 1995. Perseus Books.
Playground Politics: The Emotional Development of your School-Aged Child. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. with Jacqueline Salmon. 1993. Perseus Books.
The Secure Child: Helping Our Children Feel Safe and Confident in a Changing World. 2002. Perseus Books.
Touchpoints: Birth to 3 : Your Child's Emotional and Behavioral Development. By T.
Berry Brazelton and Joshua D., M.D. Sparrow. DaCapo Press, 2006
Touchpoints3 to 6. By T. Berry Brazelton and Joshua D., M.D. Sparrow. Perseus
Books Group, 2001
The Brazelton Way. By T. Berry Brazelton and Joshua D., M.D. Sparrow.
Perseus Books Group, 2003
Human Development & Policy
TheIrreducible Needs of Children: What Every Child Must Have to Grow, Learn, andFlourish. Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and T.B. Brazelton, M.D.
2000. Perseus Books.
TheNeurobehavioral and Social-Emotional Development of Infants and Children by Ed Tronick, 2007, W. W. Norton
TheSecure Child: Helping Our Children Feel Safe and Confident in a Changing World. 2002. Perseus Books.
TheFour-Thirds Solution: Solving the Child-Care Crisis in America Today. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. with Jacqueline
Salmon. 2001. Perseus Books
Attachmentand Bonding: A New Synthesis by Carter, C.S. et al (2003) Cambridge Mass. The MIT Press
TheDancing Dialogue: Using The Communicative Power Of Movement With Young Children by Suzi Tortora, S. (2006) The dancing dialogue, Baltimore: Paul H. Brookes.
TheGrowth of the Mind and the Endangered Origins of Intelligence. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. with Beryl Benderly. 1997. Perseus Books
FromNeurons to Neighborhoods: The Science of Early Childhood Development By National Research Council and the Institute o Medicine (2000) National Academies Press
by Jerome Kagan Norbert Herschkowitz, 2005, Erlbaum Press
Infantsin Multirisk Families: Case Studies in Preventive Intervention (Clinical Infant Reports). Series of the National Center for Clinical Infant Programs. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. (Editor), with Serena Wieder, Ph.D., Alicia Lieberman, Ph.D., Robert Nover, M.D., Reginald Lourie, M.D., and Mary Robinson, M.Ed. 1987. International Universities Press. 800-835-3487
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Infantand Early Childhood Mental Health. By Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, Ph.D., 2006. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
TheClinical Interview of the Child. Third edition, with Nancy Thorndike Greenspan, 2003. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Building Healthy Minds: The Six Experiences that Create Intelligence and EmotionalGrowth in Babies and Young Children. By Stanley Greenspan, M.D. with Nancy Breslau Lewis. 1999. Perseus Books.
MentalHealth in Early Intervention: Achieving Unity in Principles And Practice
Edited by Gilbert M. Foley and Jane D. Ed. d. Hochman, 2006, Brookes Publishing
FraibergS. Ghosts in the Nursery: A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Problems of ImpairedInfant-Mother Relationships. In Emde R, Fraiberg L (Eds), Ohio State University Press (April 1, 1987)
Visualizingand Verbalizing for Language Comprehension and Thinking: For LanguageComprehension and Thinking by Nanci Bel Nancibell Inc; Revised edition , June 1991
ThinkingGoes to School: Piaget's Theory in Practice by Hans G. Furth and Harry Wachs, Oxford University Press, USA New Ed edition, 1975
TheUltimate Training Workshop Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to LeadingSuccessful Workshops and Training Programs by Bruce Klatt, 1999, McGraw-Hill.
You'reGoing to Love This Kid!: Teaching Students With Autism in the InclusiveClassroom by Paula Kluth, Brookes Publishing Company; March 2003
TheIncredible 5-Point Scale: Assisting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders inUnderstanding Social Interactions and Controlling Their Emotional Responses by Mitzi Curtis, and Kari Dunn Buron, Autism Asperger Publishing Co January 2004
A"5" Could Make Me Lose Control! An activity-based method forevaluating and supporting highly anxious students by Kari Dunn Buron, Autism Asperger Publishing Company, January 2007