Autism Books - 1994

Autism: The Invisible Disability (National Autistic Society, 1994). [autism]
Children with Asperger Syndrome (The Inge Wakehurst Trust, 1994). Collected papers. [autism,aspergers]
A New Dawn of Awakening--ASA Conference July 1994 (Future Education, 1994). [autism,proceedings]
Margaret L. Bauman & Thomas L. Kemper.
The Neurobiology of Autism (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994). See second edition. ISBN: 0801847648 (257 pages); ISBN: 0801856809 (reprint in August 1997, 272 pages). [autism,medical]
Carol Lee Berger.
Facilitated Communication and Technology Guide (Eugene, Oregon: New Breakthroughs, 1994). New Breakthroughs, PO Box 25228, Eugene, Oregon 97402 USA [autism,fc]
Ellen A. Brantlinger, Susan M. Klein & Samuel L. Guskin.
Fighting for Darla : challenges for family care and professional responsibility : the case study of a pregnant adolescent with autism (New York: Teachers College Press, 1994). 161 pages. [autism,account]
Peter R. Breggin.
Toxic Psychiatry: Why Therapy, Empathy, and Love Must Replace the Drugs, Electroshock, and Biochemical Theories of the New Psychiatry (St. Martin's Press, 1994). Includes section on autism claiming it's all the fault of the parents and that any biological theories are the result of parent organizations like the Autism Society of America trying to cover up their guilt. Reader's comment: virulently nasty. ISBN: 0312113668 . [autism,disability]
Marlene Targ Brill.
Keys to Parenting the Child with Autism (Hauppauge, New York: Barron's, 1994). Part of the series Parenting Keys. Includes list of books and references. Reader: It has a good, even handed, basic overview of what's going on, pretty well plugged into the latest research both in neurophysiology and in education; it's not the warmest book ever written but is written from a parenting perspective that I appreciate. ISBN: 0812016793 (200 pages). [autism,parent]
Sarah H Broman, ed & Jordan Grafman, ed.
Atypical cognitive deficits in developmental disorders: implications for brain function (Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1994). ISBN: 080581180X (hardcover). [autism]
Rosemary Crossley.
Facilitated Communication Training (New York: Teachers College Press, 1994). Part of the series Special Education. Vol 14 in series ISBN: 080773327X (paperback, 160 pages). [autism,fc]
Bryant S. Domina.
A Practical Guide to Effective Programming for the Autistic Impaired: A Book for Educators and Parents (Grandville, MI: Individual Educational Systems, 1994). ISBN: 0965249506 . [autism,parent,se]
Carol Gray.
Comic Strip Conversations (Future Horizons, 1994). Jenison Public Schools, Michigan ISBN: 1885477228 (paperback). [autism,social,se]
Carol Gray.
The New Social Story Book (Future Horizons, 1994). 280p. I've also seen it as Social Stories...all new stories teaching social skills. and The New Social Stories. ISBN: 1885477201 (paperback). [autism,se,social]
Carol Gray.
The Social Story Book (1994). 440 pages, 200 stories. I've also seen it as The Original Social Story Book and Original Social Stories or just Social Stories. ISBN: 1885477198 . [autism,social,se]
Francesca G. E. Happe.
Autism: An Introduction to Psychological Theory (UCL Press, 1994). Reader: intended to provide an overview of current thinking on autism for psychology students but some parents would find it interesting. ISBN: 1857282302 (paperback, 152 pages); ISBN: 0674053125 (hardcover, 160 pages, Harvard University Press, 1995); ISBN: 0674053117 (paperback, 160 pages, Harvard University Press, 1998). [autism]
Sandra L. Harris.
Siblings of Children with Autism: A guide for Families (Rockville, Maryland: Woodbine House, 1994). Part of the series Topics in Autism. One reader: found it useful when dealing with 6-year-old brother. 1995 Literay Achievement Award from the ASA. Replaced by 2nd edition. ISBN: 0933149719 (paperback, 127 pages). [autism,family]
Lawrence E. Hedges.
Working the Organizing Experience: Transforming Psychotic, Schizoid, and Autistic States (Northvale, N.J.: Jason Aronson, 1994). ISBN: 1568212550 (hardcover, 298 pages, 1995). [autism,psychoanalysis]
David Hewett, ed & Melanie Nind, ed.
Access to Communication: Developing the basics of communication with people with severe learning difficulties using Intensive Interaction (London: David Fulton, 1994). Includes large sections specifically on autism. Reader's comment: very interesting, intelligent, practical and non-dogmatic. ISBN: 1853462063 (Taylor & Francis). [autism,disability]
Review of Health and Social Services for Mentally Disordered Offenders : Mental Handicap or With Autism (Stationary Office, 1994). Part of the series People With Learning Disabilities. Volume 7 in the series. ISBN: 0113217013 . [autism]
Carol Sue Johnson & Julia Crowder.
Autism: From Tragedy to Triumph (Boston: Branden Books, 1994). The story of Drew who recovered using Dr. Lovaas's UCLA program. Foreword by Ivar Lovaas. ISBN: 0828319650 (paperback, 187 pages). [autism,account,behavioral]
Barry Neil Kaufman & Samarhia Lyte Kaufman.
Son-Rise: The Miracle Continues (Kramer, 1994?). Update of Son-Rise including introduction by their once-autistic son. Also covers five other families who have used the Son-Rise program for their special children. ISBN: 0915811537 (hardcover, 347 pages); ISBN: 0915811618 (paperback, 347 pages). [autism,account]
Joanny Kruk-Lasockiej.
Z problematyki autyzmu (Wroclaw: Wydawn. Uniwersytetu Wroclawskiego, 1994). 109 pages. ISBN: 8322910460 . [autism,se,polish]
Rosine Lefort & Robert Lefort.
Birth of the Other (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994). 357 pages. Marc Du Ry, Lindsay Watson, and Leonardo Rodriguez translators. Original title: Naissance de l'autre. ISBN: 0252019008 (hardcover, 1994); ISBN: 0252063937 (paperback, 1994). [autism,account,psychoanalysis]
G. Lelord & D. Sauvage.
L'autismo infantile (Milano: Masson, 1994). [autism,italian]
Russell Martin.
Out of Silence: a Journey into Language (New York: Henry Holt, 1994). The author attributes his nephew's autism to pertussis inoculation, describes the physiology of language development and details how the child learned to communicate through facilitated communication. Also called Out of Silence: An Autistic Boy's Journey into Language and Communication ISBN: 112161826X (Henry Holt); ISBN: 0805019987 ; ISBN: 0140247017 (Penguin Books, 1995). [autism,account,fc]
Johnny L. Matson, ed.
Autism in children and adults: etiology, assessment, and intervention (Pacific Grove, California: Brooks/Cole, 1994). Includes history of the field by Bernard Rimland. ISBN: 0534238262 (hardcover, 288 pages); ISBN: 0962523372 . [autism]
Thomas A. McKean.
Soon Will Come The Light: A View From Inside the Autism Puzzle (Arlington, Texas: Future Education a.k.a. Future Horizons, 1994). Thomas McKean has autism and is a contributor to the AUTISM e-mail mailing list. AUTISM mailing list reader: he explains a lot of stuff we question every day on this list. ISBN: 9994393324 (paperback); ISBN: 1885477112 (paperback, 155 pages). [autism,account]
Desmond Meldrum.
Growing up with Asperger Syndrome (1994). The author has Asperger Syndrome [autism,aspergers,account]
Naomi Meyer.
The Journey with Joshua: Educating My Autistic Child (Lakewood, NJ: Bristol, Rhein & Englander, 1994). 316 pages. Written under pseudonym. ISBN: 1560622563 (hardcover, 250 pages, CIS Communications). [autism,account]
National Autistic Society.
Adolescents and Adults with Autism: a collection of papers (The Inge Wakehurst Trust, 1994). [autism,adult,adolescent]
Geraldine Peacock.
Higashi: Implementing Daily Life Therapy in Japan (National Autistic Society, 1994). Booklet. [autism,se]
Roger Perron & Denys Ribas.
Autismes de l'enfance (Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1994). Part of the series Monographies de la "Revue francaise de psychanalyse". 156 pages. ISBN: 2130456030 . [autism,french]
Ann de Roeck & Jan Nuyts.
Epistemic modal expressions by high functioning autistic adults: a test case for the "theory of mind" hypothesis (Wilrijk, Belgium: Universiteit Antwerpen, 1994). 63 pages. [autism,adult]
Brigitte Rollett & Ursula Kastner-Koller.
Praxisbuch Autismus: Ein Leitfaden fuer Eltern, Erzieher, Lehrer und Therapeuten (Stuttgart: Fischer, 1994). Also Jena & New York. Reader: best german book for practical therapeutic and parental usage, contains lists of good toys, games etc., TEACCH-orientated. [autism,german,teacch,treatment]
Eric Schopler, ed & Gary B. Mesibov, ed.
Behavioral Issues in Autism (New York: Plenum Press, 1994). Part of the series Current Issues in Autism. Focuses on the behavioral characteristics of autism and includes chapters on aversives, generalization, assessment, etc. ISBN: 0306446006 (hardcover, March 1999). [autism,teacch]
Howard Shane, ed.
Facilitated Communication: The Clinical and Social Phenomenon (San Diego: Singular Publishing Group, 1994). Skeptical of FC. ISBN: 1565933419 (paperback). [autism,fc]
Bryna Siegel & Stuart C. Silverstein.
What About Me? Growing up with a Developmentally Disabled Sibling (Insight Books, 1994). Written by siblings of autistic kids. One subscriber found it an excellent book for her 14 year old NT son. ISBN: 0306446502 (hardcover, 296 pages); ISBN: 073820630X (paperback, 316 pages, Perseus Publishing, 2001). [autism,disability,family]