Appendix G - Additional Resources

Autism Society of America (ASA)
7910 Woodmont Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

Web Site:

(800) 3-AUTISM
Call the national ASA office for information about local ASA chapters.

Parent Network of New York State

Statewide Headquarters
250 Delaware Avenue, Suite 3
Buffalo, NY 14202

(800) 724-7408

Parent to Parent Network of New York State
500 Balltown Road
Schenectady, NY 12304

(800) 305-8817

New York Autism Network
(NYAN) - Regional Offices
New York City and Lower Hudson Valley Regional Center
Long Island Regional Center
Western New York Regional Center
Eastern New York Regional Center

Web Site:

(914) 493-NYAN
(516) 366-2960
(716) 275-6605
(518) 442-5132

Families for Early Autism Treatment
PO Box 544
Potsdam, NY 13676


(315) 265-6312

Additional Resources:


Autism: The Facts. Simon Baron-Cohen & Patrick Bolton. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism: A Manual for Parents and Professionals. Catherine Maurice, Gina Green and Stephen Luce, eds. Austin, TX: Pro-Ed, 1996

Children with Autism: A Parent's Guide. Michael D. Powers, et al., eds. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House, 1989.

Right from the Start: Behavioral Interventions for Young Children with Autism, A Guide for Parents and Professionals. Sandra L. Harris and Mary Jane Weiss. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House, 1998.

Topics in Autism: Siblings of Children with Autism, A Guide for Families. Sandra L. Harris and Michael Powers. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House, 1994

Understanding and Teaching Children with Autism. Rita Jordan & Stuart Powell. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1995.

The World of the Autistic Child: Understanding and Treating Autistic Spectrum Disorders, 2nd edition. Bryna Siegel, ed. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1998.

NOTE: Inclusion of these organizations and books is not intended to imply an endorsement by the guideline panel. The guideline panel has not specifically reviewed either the books or the information provided by these organizations.