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Medicaid waivers for every state www.medicaidwaiver.org.
Household Resources – Diapers & Toilet Training
Shop by brand, size and type of diaper. Find related products like mattress pads and wipes. www.diapers.com
How to create structure and routine to toilet training for a child with Autism - an article by Susan Boswell and Debbie Gray through the University of North Carolina TEACCH® Autism Program. https://www.teacch.com/files/Toilet_Training_article_revised.pdf
Household Resources – Medical
Visual Approach to Medical Appointment Expectations https://www.teacch.com/resources/teacch-articles-on-educational-approaches/Doctor_Dental_appointmentvisualstructure.pdf
Household Resources – Books
In the Company of Angels by Pam Lyman (Angel Mom). A compilation of stories and poems on AS, by those who know it best.
Angels & Idols by Regie Hamm (Angel Dad). As a hit artist, producer, and songwriter, Regie was familiar with the drama of the press, the endless nights in the studio, and the uncertainty of his next paycheck. But nothing would prepare him for the drama of a rural Chinese hospital, the endless nights of raising an insomniac baby, or the uncertainty of her condition.
Wrestling with an Angel by Greg Lucas. A Story of Love, Disability and the Lessons of Grace
Views from our Shoes: Growing up with a brother or sister with special needs. Forty-five siblings, ages 4 - 18, share their experiences as the brother or sister of someone with a disability.
An Angel Among Us by Lee Springgate. This is the story of one family's 35 year experience with a profound developmental disability. This extraordinary journey has changed their view of the world, rearranged priorities and transformed their lives.
Education Resources - Medical Professional Development
Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MEDMAPS). Offers Comprehensive Education & Fellowship to Medical Professionals for the care of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and related chronic complex conditions. www.medmaps.org
Education Resources – Special Education
Institute of Education Sciences - Find what works Summarize and compare the evidence of the effectiveness of interventions that address your school or district’s needs. http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/findwhatworks.aspx