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Books will be loaned one at a time for up to 21 days to families and educators in District 186 To check out a book call or email Jerin Olson, F.A.C.E. Liaison: 217-525-3060 or jolson@sps186.org

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’sEllen Notbohm; Veronica Zysk
All Cats Have Asperger SyndromeKathy Hoopmann
All Dogs Have ADHDKathy Hoopman
Autism, Asperger’s, ADHD, ADD: A Parent’s Roadmap to Understanding and SupportDiane Drake Burns
The Complete Guide to Asperger’s SyndromeTony Attwood
The Complete Guide to Special EducationLinda Wilmhurst, PhD; Alan W. Brue, PhD
The Complete IEP GuideLawrence M. Siegel, Attorney
The Disorganized Child: A Guide for Parents and ProfessionalsSamuel Stein; Uttom Chowdhury
Driven to DistractionEdward Hallowell, MD; John Ratey, MD
Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for ParentsGavin Reid
The Everything Parent’s Guide to Positive DisciplineCarl E. Pickhardt, PhD
The Everything Parents Guide to Sensory Integration DisorderTerri Mauro
A Guide to Collaboration for IEP TeamsNicholas R. M. Martin
How to Handle a Hard-to-Handle KidC. Drew Edwards, PhD
How to Understand Autism – The Easy WayAlexander Durig
IEP and Inclusion TipsAnne Eason, Attorney-at-Law; Kathleen Whitbread, PhD
The IEP from A to ZDiane Twachtman-Cullen; Jennifer Twachtman-Bassett
It’s Called DyslexiaJennifer Moore
It’s So Much Work to Be Your FriendRichard Lavoie
Laughing Allegra – The Inspiring Story of a Mother’s Struggle and Triumph Raising a Daughter with Learning DisabilitiesAnne Ford with John-Richard Thompson
Learning Disabilities A to ZCorinne Smith, PhD; Lisa Strick
Listening to the Experts – Students with Disabilities Speak OutElizabeth Keefe; Veronica Moor; Frances Duff
The Misunderstood ChildLarry Silver, MD
The Motivation BreakthroughRichard Lavoie
No More MeltdownsJed Baker, PhD
On Their Own – Creating an Independent Future for Your Adult Child with Learning Disabilities and ADHDAnne Ford with John-Richard Thompson
A Parent’s Guide to Special EducationLinda Wilmshurst, PhD, ABPP; Alan W. Brue, PhD, NCSP
Parenting a Struggling ReaderSusan L. Hall; Louisa G. Moats, EdD
School Success for Kids with Emotional and Behavioral DisordersMichelle Davis; Vincent Culotta, PhD; Eric Levine, EdD; Elizabeth Hess Rice, EdD
The Sensory Processing Disorder Answer BookTara Delaney, MS, OTR/L
Shut Up About Your Perfect KidGina Gallagher; Patricia Konjoian
Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary “Executive Skills” Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their PotentialPeg Dawson, EdD; Richard Guare, PhD
A Special Mother – Getting Through the Early Days of a Child’s Diagnosis of Learning Disabilities and Related DisordersAnne Ford with John-Richard Thompson
Special Needs Advocacy Resource BookRick Weinfeld; Michelle Davis
The Survival Guide to Kids with LDGary Fisher, PhD; Rhoda Cummings, Ed.D.
Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You KnewEllen Notbohm
Understanding Autism for DummiesStephen M. Shore, EdD; Linda G. Rastelli, MA
When the Brain Can’t Hear: Unraveling the Mystery of Auditory Processing DisorderTeri James Bellis, PhD
Wrightslaw: All About IEP’sPeter W.D. Wright, Esq.; Pamela Darr Wright, MSW; Sandra Webb O’Connor, M.Ed.
Wrightslaw: From Emotions to AdvocacyPeter W. D. Wright; Pamela Darr Wright
Wrightslaw: Special Education Law 2nd EditionPeter W. D. Wright, Esq.; Pamela Darr Wright, M.A., MSW