Resources

Autism Speaks

autismspeaks.org

New Diagnosis Resources:

100 Day Kit: A Guide for Families after an Autism Diagnosis

 

ARI (Autism Research Institute)

autism.com

Article: Advice for Parents of Young Autistic Children

Treating Autism

 

Autism Network for Dietary Intervention

PO Box 17711

Rochester, NY 14617-0711

Fax: 609-737-8453

E-mail: AutismNDI@aol.com

Web site: AutismNDI.com

Provides support for families using dietary intervention in the treatment of autism and related disorders. 

 

Developmental Delay Resources

4401 East West Highway

Suite 207

Bethesda, MD 20814

Tel: 301-652-2263

devdelay.org

The DDR is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to educate parents and professionals supporting children with developmental delays about healthy options for treating the whole child.  They publish a quarterly newsletter called New Developments, which includes articles about therapies, conferences and nutrition, with lists of helpful organizations and mail-order for books.

 

The Feingold Association of the United States

127 East Main Street, Suite 106

Riverhead, NY 11901

Tel: 516-369-9340

The Feingold Association of the United States is a nonprofit organization whose purposes are to support member in the implementation of the Feingold Program and to generate public awareness of the potential role of food and synthetic additives in the treatment of learning, behavior and health problems.  The program is based on a diet eliminating synthetic colors, synthetic flavors and the preservatives BHA, BHT and TBHQ.  They have recently added a special section to their program introducing member to the gluten- and casein-free diet.

Web Sites

 

 

Books

  • Children With Starving Brains, Jacquelyn McCandless, M.D.autism-rxguidebook.net
  • Unraveling the Mystery of Autism and PDD, Karen Seroussi
  • What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Children’s Vaccinations, Stephanie Cave, M.D.
  • Facing Autism, Lynn Hamilton
  • Autism/Asperger’s Digest Magazine, autismdigest.com
  • Special Diets for Special Kids vol 1 & 2, Lisa Lewis
  • Breaking the Vicious Cycle, Elaine Gottschall
  • Infectious Behavior, Paul H. Patterson mitpress.mit.edu