COMMUNITY RESOURCES FOR MORE HELP
Please visit these various community resources for more information on your particular are of interest.
Post Secondary Educational Resources For Families & Patients within the Autism Spectrum
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa, AL
Autism Spectrum Disorders College Transition and Support Program (UA-ACTS)
The University of Alabama Autism Spectrum Disorders College Transition and Support Program (UA-ACTS) offers comprehensive academic and behavioral support. $3500 per semester
Books For Students with ASD:
Succeeding in College with Asperger Syndrome by John Harpur, Maria Lawlor, & Michael Fitzgerald
Aquamarine Blue 5: Personal Stories of College Students With Autism by Dawn Prince-Hughes
Books for Parents/Professionals:
Realizing the College Dream with Autism or Asperger Syndrome: A Parent's Guide to Student Success by Ann Palmer
Life Journey Through Autism: A Guide for Transition to Adulthood published by Danya International, Inc., Organization for Autism Research (OAR), and Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center (SARRC).
To download or request copies, go to www.researchautism.org/resources/reading
Resources for Professors and Other Campus Personnel:
Understanding Asperger Syndrome: A Professor's Guide
This is a video produced by the Organization for Autism Research (OAR) in cooperation with the Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Project (GRASP) and Pace University.
To download or view, go to http://www.researchautism.org/resources/AspergerDVDSeries.asp